IMS Road Course NTT IndyCar Series

Advanced Frontal Protection to be implemented starting at INDYCAR Grand Prix

Story & Photo Credit: INDYCAR PR INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, April 26, 2019) – INDYCAR announced today that the Advanced Frontal Protection debris deflector recently introduced as the sport’s latest safety initiative will be used in competition sooner than expected – beginning at next month’s INDYCAR Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The titanium AFP, which provides Read More…

Indianapolis 500 Month of May NTT IndyCar Series Race Season

Drivers use Indianapolis open test to gear up for Indy 500

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, April 24, 2019) – Drivers, teams and fans got a taste of May in April at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and came away hungry for more. Wednesday’s NTT IndyCar Series open test on the world-famous 2.5-mile oval permitted 29 drivers to get comfortable in their machines, go Read More…

Long Beach NTT IndyCar Series Race Season

Rossi reels off second straight dominant Long Beach triumph

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo LONG BEACH, California (Sunday, April 14, 2019) – Al Unser Jr. may be “King of the Beach,” but Alexander Rossi is driving himself toward INDYCAR racing royalty at the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach. For the second straight year on the iconic NTT IndyCar Series street course, Read More…

Indy Lights Road to Indy

Another Andretti to drive at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo Third-generation driver Jarett Andretti will make his Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires debut next month as he joins Andretti Autosport for the Freedom 100 on May 24 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Andretti, the 26-year-old son of Indy car race winner John Andretti, will attempt to become the Read More…

NTT IndyCar Series

Claro video to stream races to 12 Latin American nations, including Mexico

Story Credit: INDYCAR PR On the day that rookie sensation Patricio O’Ward impressed again by posting the fifth-best practice lap for the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach, online streaming video service Claro was named by INDYCAR to take over livestreams of NTT IndyCar Series races in O’Ward’s native Mexico and 11 other Latin American Read More…

Long Beach NTT IndyCar Series Race Season

Reigning series champion Dixon leads Long Beach practice

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo LONG BEACH, California (Friday, April 12, 2019) – Previous Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach winners Scott Dixon and Ryan Hunter-Reay continued their assault on the iconic street course by leading Friday practices, swapping the first and second positions between the morning and afternoon sessions. Dixon, the 2015 Read More…

Barber NTT IndyCar Series Race Season

Near-flawless performance takes Sato to victory at Barber

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Sunday, April 7, 2019) – Takuma Sato drove flawlessly – almost – to win the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst and throw his name firmly into the NTT IndyCar Series championship conversation. The Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing driver made Scott Dixon a Read More…

Barber NTT IndyCar Series Race Season

Rahal Letterman Lanigan sweeps Barber qualifying, with Sato claiming NTT P1 Award

Story Credit: INDYCAR PRPhoto Credit: INDYCAR Photo BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Saturday, April 6, 2019) – It took nearly 14 years, but Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing owns the front row in qualifying again for an NTT IndyCar Series race. Takuma Sato captured the NTT P1 Award and Graham Rahal qualified second as the teammates locked down the Read More…

Barber From the Track NTT IndyCar Series Race Season

Tires to play a major role in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Story Credit: Jared DePouwPhoto Credit: Jared DePouw A major part of the competition in the NTT IndyCar Series are tires. For road/street courses, Firestone Racing produces two types of slick tires: Primary (black sidewall) and Alternate (red sidewall) with the main difference between them being the hardness of the rubber. Red tires are much softer Read More…