Two-time IRL race-winner Robbie Buhl is part of a new IndyCar Series team, Citrone/Buhl Autosport, that aims to contest this year's Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the Indianapolis 500
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 21, 2020, 4:16 pm
Michael Andretti's driver lineup is locked and loaded for May. Now he's added 2016 Indianapolis 500 pole winner James Hinchcliffe to the roster. Andretti Autosport's team owner announced Wednesday that Hinchcliffe will drive the No. 29 Honda for three races this season - the two in Indy
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: February 19, 2020, 7:08 pm
James Hinchcliffe will return to Andretti Autosport to contest at least three IndyCar rounds this season, including the Indianapolis 500, after being dropped by Arrow McLaren SP last October
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 19, 2020, 3:54 pm
IndyCar owner Roger Penske has announced the prize fund for the Indianapolis 500 will rise by $2million, and that the controversial guaranteed starting spots concept will not be adopted
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 15, 2020, 10:13 am
Penske's two-time Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin will take part in IndyCar's oval rookie test at Texas on Friday
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 13, 2020, 12:47 pm
IndyCar was supposed to have two full days of preseason testing this week for drivers and teams to get all the data, feel and confidence they could with the new aeroscreens installed on the cars for the upcoming season. The chilly, damp weather that settled over the Circuit of the Americas wiped out
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: February 12, 2020, 10:02 pm
Penske's Will Power played down the issue of rain water leaking into his cockpit from IndyCar's new-for-2020 aeroscreen during the ongoing test at Austin
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 12, 2020, 2:34 pm
Third-generation IndyCar racer Marco Andretti hopes that returning for a second spell at Rob Wilson's renowned driving school will help him rediscover his best form
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 11, 2020, 1:53 pm
Josef Newgarden has already won two IndyCar Series championships and heads into the 2020 season chasing rare back-to-back crowns, something that hasn't happened in nearly a decade. ''No doubt,'' Newgarden said Monday as IndyCar gathered for two days of testing at the Circuit of the
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: February 10, 2020, 10:37 pm
IMSA sportscar champion Felipe Nasr and McLaren Formula 1 test and development driver Sergio Sette Camara will share the 31 Carlin-Chevrolet IndyCar entry in 2020
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 10, 2020, 3:19 pm
Former Formula 1 driver Max Chilton will race for Carlin at all 12 road and street courses and the Indianapolis 500 during the 2020 IndyCar season
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 7, 2020, 8:38 pm
McLaren has revealed the livery in which its cars will run in on its return to IndyCar
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 7, 2020, 4:34 pm
Team Penske's three-time IndyCar champion and four-time Indy 500 winner Rick Mears believes Supercars racer Scott McLaughlin has the talent to succeed in an IndyCar
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 6, 2020, 4:40 pm
Team Penske will give Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin a shot at IndyCar with a seat in the road course race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in May. McLaughlin will also participate in next week's preseason testing at Circuit of the Americas in Texas for Team Penske in the No. 2 Dallara/Chevrolet
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: February 5, 2020, 4:51 pm
Double Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin will make his IndyCar debut with Penske on the Indianapolis road course
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 5, 2020, 3:08 pm
Four-time Champ Car champion Sebastien Bourdais will contest a limited IndyCar schedule with AJ Foyt Racing in 2020, sharing a car with outgoing veteran Tony Kanaan and rookie Dalton Kellett
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 4, 2020, 8:13 pm
Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet co-owner Sam Schmidt says IndyCar 'deserves and needs' Fernando Alonso to contest the Indianapolis 500, after rumours suggested Honda rejected plans for Andretti Autosport to run Alonso
Author: Autosport
Posted: February 3, 2020, 1:09 pm
Former IndyCar and NASCAR racer John Andretti has died at the age of 56 after a long battle with colon cancer
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 30, 2020, 9:14 pm
Tony Kanaan will close his wildly popular IndyCar career this season on a farewell tour of oval tracks and the Indianapolis 500. The “TK Farewell Tour” was announced Thursday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where Kanaan is one of the most revered drivers in speedway history. Series officials revealed
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 30, 2020, 7:39 pm
One-time IndyCar champion and 2013 Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan will contest a five-round programme with AJ Foyt Racing in 2020, which will be his last season in the series
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 30, 2020, 4:00 pm
Santino Ferrucci has been promoted into the seat vacated by four-time series champion Sebastien Bourdais for the upcoming IndyCar season. Ferrucci will move at Dale Coyne Racing into the No. 18 Honda, which is fielded in conjunction with Vasser-Sullivan Racing. Bourdais had driven in some fashion for
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 23, 2020, 6:02 pm
Ex-Formula 2 racer Santino Ferrucci will continue with Dale Coyne Racing for 2020 NTT IndyCar Series, and now occupies the Vasser-Sullivan entry vacated by Sebastien Bourdais
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 23, 2020, 5:31 pm
One-time race winner Charlie Kimball has landed a full-time IndyCar drive with AJ Foyt Racing in 2020, having contested only a handful of rounds last season
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 22, 2020, 5:09 pm
Charlie Kimball and his longtime sponsor will move to AJ Foyt Racing for the upcoming IndyCar season. Kimball is the only driver so far announced for Texas-based team, which is seeking funding to keep two cars on the track in 2020. The car will be sponsored by Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 22, 2020, 4:20 pm
Penske has admitted that Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin could make his IndyCar race debut in 2020, following his successful first test at Sebring on Tuesday
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 15, 2020, 10:08 am
A hot chocolate company led by Hollywood stuntman and occasional racer Stanton Barrett has signed as primary sponsor for Swedish driver Marcus Ericsson at Chip Ganassi Racing. This is the first entry into IndyCar for Huski Chocolate, a company headquartered in Stockholm that already does business in
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 14, 2020, 3:28 pm
Penske's two-time Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin says his neck was "torched" after testing an IndyCar for the first time on Monday
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 14, 2020, 12:00 pm
McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown says he made "pretty stupid" mistakes during the team's failed 2019 Indianapolis 500 assault, but will "do things differently" during its 2020 IndyCar campaign
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 12, 2020, 11:33 am
Roger Penske completed his purchase of Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Monday, becoming just the fourth owner of the historic facility and subsidiaries that include the IndyCar Series. The speedway had been owned by Tony Hulman and Hulman & Co. since 1945, but the family approached Penske in September
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 6, 2020, 4:28 pm
The Penske Corporation has completed its purchase of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, IndyCar and IMS Productions.
Author: Autosport
Posted: January 6, 2020, 3:29 pm
Sebastien Bourdais spent a day in early November helping IndyCar iron out the wrinkles on its newest safety innovation. Later that evening, the four-time series champion learned he was likely going to be fired from his job with Dale Coyne Racing. It took another two weeks for the details to be worked
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: January 4, 2020, 7:59 pm
New Dale Coyne Racing driver Alex Palou says securing an IndyCar seat was "a dream and a goal to fulfil" for two years
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 22, 2019, 4:43 pm
Dale Coyne hired Spanish driver Alex Palou to drive the 2020 IndyCar season Thursday, the latest twist in a wild offseason of seat changes that has left a handful of decorated veteran drivers still looking for rides. Coyne did not announce a car number for Palou, who will race for a partnership to be
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: December 19, 2019, 6:51 pm
Super Formula race winner Alex Palou will compete in the 2020 IndyCar Series, driving for Dale Coyne Racing in a link-up with Le Mans 24 Hours-winning squad Team Goh
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 19, 2019, 5:56 pm
After a long-term tie-up with Sebastien Bourdais at both Newman/Haas Racing and Dale Coyne Racing, Craig Hampson will join Arrow McLaren SP as race and R&D; engineer for 2020
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 17, 2019, 12:14 pm
Former Indycar driver and motorsport safety innovator Bill Simpson has died following a stroke
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 16, 2019, 9:56 pm
Reigning Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin will test a Penske-run Indycar at Sebring next month, driving a top-line single-seater for the first time
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 13, 2019, 2:17 pm
Conor Daly will compete in IndyCar road and street course races for Ed Carpenter Racing in 2020, and will also drive a third car in the Indianapolis 500
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 9, 2019, 3:35 pm
Dale Coyne has confirmed that James Hinchcliffe, Super Formula's Alex Palou and Formula 2's Sergio Sette Camara are on his shortlist of drivers to replace Sebastien Bourdais for 2020
Author: Autosport
Posted: December 3, 2019, 10:16 am
Sebastian Bourdais parted ways with Dale Coyne Racing on Friday and will move from IndyCar to sports cars in IMSA in 2020. The announcement came after several weeks of negotiations between Coyne and Bourdais, who had a year remaining on his contract but lost support from engine provider Honda after
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: November 22, 2019, 9:26 pm
Sebastian Bourdais parted ways with Dale Coyne Racing on Friday and will move from IndyCar to sports cars in IMSA in 2020. The announcement came after several weeks of negotiations between Coyne and Bourdais, who had a year remaining on his contract but lost support from engine provider Honda after
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: November 22, 2019, 9:26 pm
Sebastien Bourdais will leave the Dale Coyne Racing IndyCar squad following the recent collapse of a proposed sponsorship deal for the 2020 season
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 22, 2019, 8:02 pm
2019 Indy Lights runner-up Rinus VeeKay has been announced as the driver of Ed Carpenter Racing's 21 entry for the 2020 IndyCar season
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 20, 2019, 12:16 pm
Renault F1 driver Nico Hulkenberg will not be joining Ed Carpenter Racing next year, despite speculation continuing to mount as recently as last weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 19, 2019, 7:26 pm
Spencer Pigot has been released by IndyCar squad Ed Carpenter Racing after three and a half seasons, amid speculation Nico Hulkenberg could race for the team in 2020
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 15, 2019, 7:46 am
Meyer Shank Racing will contest a full IndyCar season in 2020, signing Andretti Autosport as a technical partner as its previous deal came to an end and McLaren replaced it
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 8, 2019, 5:18 pm
IndyCar series officials have held "exploratory" discussions about staging a race in Sydney, according to series president Jay Frye
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 7, 2019, 1:16 pm
Sebastien Bourdais believes IndyCar lap times will be three quarters of a second per lap slower in 2020 due to the addition of the aeroscreen cockpit protection system
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 6, 2019, 4:59 pm
Roger Penske spent part of Tuesday walking Indianapolis Motor Speedway, using a cool, sunny day to look over the historic venue that will soon be his. The hulking grey structure had been in the Hulman family since Tony Hulman purchased it in 1945, and generations over seven decades since have poured
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: November 6, 2019, 4:38 pm
Roger Penske hopes his "credibility" will prevent accusations of a conflict of interest following his corporation's purchase of IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway owner Hulman and Company
Author: Autosport
Posted: November 5, 2019, 1:39 pm

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