Indy 500 Rookie of The Year Scott McLaughlin Has \u2018Bittersweet\u2019 Day

Finishing 20th was not in Scott McLaughlin’s plans in his first career start in the Indianapolis 500. The newest member of the Team Penske IndyCar quartet of drivers notched Indy 500 rookie of the year honors, even though it was only a two-horse race between himself and Pietro Fittipaldi (who

That Time CART Gave the Finger to the Indy 500

May 26 marks the 25th anniversary of what would be the first of a short-lived rival event to the Indianapolis 500, namely the U.S. 500, held roughly 230 miles to the northeast at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) decided not to run at Indianapolis

History Calls Juan Pablo Montoya Back For Another Shot at Indianapolis 500

As hard as it may seem to believe, Juan Pablo Montoya’s last start in an Indy car was in 2017 —63 races ago to be precise—not coincidentally also being his last start in the Indianapolis 500 as well (finished sixth). While many may have thought they’d never see the now

Nowhere To Go But Up for Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden at St. Petersburg

After finishing 23rd out of 24 drivers in the NTT IndyCar Series season-opening race at Barber Motorsports Park, the only place for Josef Newgarden to go is up. The two-time IndyCar champ had a horrendous start to the 2021 season, losing control on the opening lap of this past Sunday’s

Superfan’s Guide to the 2021 NTT IndyCar Season Opener at Barber Motorsports Park

The NTT IndyCar Series is ready to put its best foot forward with this weekend’s 2021 season-opening event—the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama—at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. Coming off the most difficult season in IndyCar racing’s 109-year history, due almost exclusively to the trials and tribulations of

From Andretti to Dixon, Every Chip Ganassi Racing Indy Car Winner Since 1994

Michael Andretti and Chip Ganassi weren’t always bitter rivals on the race track. In fact, Andretti drove for Ganassi in 1994 and even gave Ganassi his first win as a team owner in the series. That win came at Surfer’s Paradise, Australia, in Andretti’s return from Formula 1. While it

IndyCar Drivers Challenged By NASCAR Track Enhancement at Texas

A competition enhancement designed to improve the racing for NASCAR events at Texas Motor Speedway has had the opposite effects for IndyCar races. What became apparent last summer will continue into 2022 as IndyCar drivers will be unable to get off the bottom groove in Turns 1 and 2 at

Grosjean Says He Needs to Hit the Gym After First IndyCar Test

It didn’t take long for Romain Grosjean to realize he might need to head to the gym to get ready for the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series season, Grosjean, who is making the move from Formula 1 to IndyCar this season, got his first taste of an Indy car during a

Grosjean plans to wear helmet designed by his children

Romain Grosjean plans to wear the helmet design that his children originally designed for his final Formula 1 race when he tests an IndyCar for the first time. The Frenchman revealed the unique helmet over the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend in the wake of him being forced out of