Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced Wednesday that reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato will return to their Verizon IndyCar Series team in 2018.
In his first season driving for legendary team owner Roger Penske, Josef Newgarden delivered on his long-heralded potential, wrapping up a spectacular year with his first Verizon IndyCar Series championship Sunday at Sonoma Raceway.
Simon Pagenaud knew going into Sunday’s Verizon IndyCar Series season finale that he was “going to have to do something different” if he wanted to beat Penske teammate Josef Newgarden on the race track.
Andretti Autosport confirmed Wednesday that Zach Veach will drive the team’s fourth entry, the No. 26 Dallara-Honda, in a full-season Verizon IndyCar Series effort beginning next year.
After two years as the road and street course driver for Ed Carpenter Racing’s No. 20 team, Spencer Pigot has been elevated to full-time status with the organization for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has partnered with Camels Sport and owner Didier Calmels for an entry in the 102nd Indianapolis 500, with French driver Tristan Gommendy joining the team next May.
Indianapolis-based fleet maintenance and repair company Dickinson Fleet Services has signed a multi-year renewal with Andretti Autosport and will serve as the primary sponsor for reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato’s No. 26 Honda during this weekend’s Verizon IndyCar Series season-finale at Sonoma Raceway.
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, Honda and Honda Performance Development announced Friday that the level of partnership between the respective parties will increase for 2018 and beyond.
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced Wednesday that the team will enter a second car in the Verizon IndyCar Series season-finale at Sonoma Raceway for 19-year-old Indy Lights driver Zachary Claman DeMelo.
Scott Dixon picked up right where he left off and continued his mastery of Watkins Glen Int’l on Friday, leading the overall practice charts for the INDYCAR Grand Prix at The Glen after two sessions.
Check out photos from Saturday night’s Verizon IndyCar Series Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at Gateway Motorsports Park, won by Josef Newgarden of Team Penske!
All three levels of the Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires will continue to enjoy competition at three high profile venues, as Andersen Promotions and Green Savoree Racing Promotions have announced a new multi-year contract.