Chip Ganassi’s Scott Dixon had a near perfect weekend on the Exhibition Place street circuit in Toronto. The Kiwi leaves Canada with one pole and two race wins.
Ryan Briscoe was caught up in a crash when two of his competitors had contact. The Australian will now miss the second race of the IndyCar Series doubleheader event in Toronto.
The first standing start race for the IndyCar Series did not pan out but the race has exciting moments.
Yesterday on the street circuit at the Exhibition Place in Toronto, Franchitti grabbed the pole for today’s first race. In today’s qualifying for the doubleheader event his teammate Dixon set the fastest lap.
Missing in action today was Race Director Beaux Barfield as he had to take time off for personal reasons.
Detroit pole and race winner Mike Conway has time off from his ride WEC ride which leaves him free to contest both the Toronto Indy and the Houston IndyCar race for Dale Coyne Racing.
The race marked the 100th win for the Target Racing Program and the 200th win for Honda in Indy car racing.
The result was also part of a one-two-three sweep of the podium with Ganassi teammates Scott Dixon (first) and Dario Franchitti (third) – the first in team history.
Marco Andretti provides Fourth of July fireworks near his home in the IZOD IndyCar Series open test day for this weekend's inaugural race in Long Pond, Pennsylvania.
After battling the pain in his left leg, team owner A. J. Foyt was undergoing treatments when fell prior to the IndyCar race in his home state which lead to the hip replacement.
With the results, Dixon moved to seventh in the IZOD IndyCar Series point standings with 240 markers, -92 points behind leader Helio Castroneves.
The DNF was costly to the team in the IZOD IndyCar Series point standings as they plummeted from fourth to eighth.
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Dixon fought until the checkered flag and finished sixth as the top Honda-powered car.
During the second stint of the race, Newgarden fell a lap behind and was never able to make it up.
Dale Coyne Racing now returns to its race shop in Illinois to prepare for next weekend’s Iowa Corn 250.
A climbing gearbox temperature ultimately ended Alex Tagliani's day for good on lap 156.
The yellow flag came out on lap 211 for Ana Beatriz’s accident and that untimely yellow stole any chance of victory for Takuma Sato.
With the sixth-place result, Dario Franchitti entered the top-10 in IZOD IndyCar Series point standings for the first time this season.