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Drivers Weigh-In on Safety After Indy 500 Practice Crashes

INDIANAPOLIS — The Month of May is off to a dubious start. Now equipped with aerodynamic enhancements, the current IndyCar machine looks drastically different than any that came before it. The DW12 is also faster than it was last year and appears markedly more unstable following the first three days …

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Josef Newgarden Escapes Violent Indy 500 Practice Crash

INDIANAPOLIS — Another day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 brought with it yet another violent looking crash as Josef Newgarden was the latest victim of the seemingly unstable Chevrolet aero package at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Driving through Turn 1, Newgarden saw his car snap loose, loop around, and …

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Vautier to Sub for Davison in Indy 500 Qualifying

With qualifying approaching, the details for the final vacant Indy 500 ride have been released. Dale Coyne Racing announced today (May 14) on Twitter that Tristan Vautier will practice and qualify the team’s No. 19 Honda from Thursday through Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. James Davison will then return on …

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Can IndyCar learn from Boxing’s Recent Success?

One day after the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Season started, I boldly professed that I would not criticize and/or overtly highlight IndyCar’s ever-present issue of declining popularity. I professed this in hopes that I and other IndyCar beat writers would focus on the positives of the sport instead of the negatives, …

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Rain Delays Indy 500 Practice

Blame it on the rain. A scheduled 2:00 p.m ET practice session for the Verizon IndyCar Series Indy 500 has been postponed today due to weather. With severe thunderstorms approaching and a tornado watch in effect, Indianapolis Motor Speedway officials began encouraging fans to evacuate the grandstands around 1:45 p.m. …

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Pace Laps: Opportunity, Fuel Mileage, Make-A-Wish and More

XFINITY: It’s Time for a Stand-Alone – After another much needed off-weekend, the NASCAR XFINITY Series regulars will have their first true chance to reach Victory Lane at a non-plate track this year. Heading over to the stand-alone event in Iowa on Sunday, the division’s drivers will be up against …

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Rapid Reaction: Honda Grand Prix of Indianapolis

Through five races, IndyCar has some serious parity as Will Power became the fifth different winner of the 2015 season after winning the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis on Saturday afternoon on the road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Here’s a quick look at the race. How it …

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