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Josef Newgarden Wins Chaotic IndyCar Race 1 in Detroit

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(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

A strong thunderstorm rolled through Detroit early afternoon, bringing chaos to the Raceway at Belle Isle, but it was Josef Newgarden who managed to survive a crazy afternoon, taking the rain-shortened first leg of the NTT IndyCar Series’ doubleheader weekend at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix. After taking the lead with a well-timed switch to …

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Focus Shifts to IndyCar Title Fight in Detroit

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(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

With May now in the rearview mirror and the NTT IndyCar Series heading off to Detroit, the focus of the entire paddock now turns to one thing: the championship. Simon Pagenaud, by virtue of his Indy sweep, is now in control of the points lead, and has all of the momentum heading into the long …

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Indy 500 Preview: Drama-Filled Month Set to Continue in 103rd Indianapolis 500

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(Photo: Zach Catanzareti)

It’s been a crazy month of May, and its set to only get crazier this weekend. With the largest field of the year in the most prized race in the world, everyone will be pulling out all the stops to take home the Borg-Warner Trophy and win the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500. It’s …

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Fernando Alonso Fails to Qualify for 2019 Indy 500; Simon Pagenaud Snags Pole

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(Photo: Joe Skibinski/IndyCar Media)

The field for the 103rd Indianapolis 500 was set on Sunday, and it won’t include two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso. The Spaniard, driving for McLaren Racing, was bumped out of the field on the final run in the Last Row Shootout, courtesy of Kyle Kaiser and his Juncos Racing machine. DAVID BEATS GOLIATH!@KyleKRacing, …

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Indianapolis 500: Ed Jones Leads 3rd Practice, Patricio O’Ward Wrecks

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(Photo: Chris Jones/IndyCar Media)

According to Patricio O’Ward, there are those who will crash at Indy, and those who have crashed at Indy. On Thursday, he became one of the latter. The young Mexican, hoping to qualify for his first Indianapolis 500, walked away from a big hit in turn two during Thursday’s rain-shortened practice session, nearly turning his …

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Month of May Kicks off with IndyCar Grand Prix

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(Photo: Joe Skibinski/IndyCar Media)

Finally. It’s been a long wait, but it’s finally May, which is synonymous with one thing: Indianapolis. While they’re not yet careening around the Brickyard at 230 mph, the NTT IndyCar Series is right at home preparing for one of the newest May traditions, the IndyCar Grand Prix. Now in its sixth year, the Grand …

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Colton Herta Wins at COTA: Youngest Winner in IndyCar History

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(Photo: Joe Skibinski/IndyCar Media)

It was Felix Rosenqvist‘s turn at St. Petersburg to start the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series season. This week, it was Colton Herta‘s time to shine at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) except on this day, the fresh face finished off the effort in Victory Lane. The teenaged rookie continued to show his preseason speed was …

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IndyCar Invades COTA

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There will always be comparisons between the world’s two premiere open-wheel racing series, but likely never more than this weekend, as the NTT IndyCar Series takes over the Circuit of the Americas for the inaugural INDYCAR Classic. The inaugural #INDYCARClassic grid is set after an electrifying qualifying and Firestone Fast 6! If @12WillPower can win …

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