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Andretti Autosport-Honda driver Colton Herta, who won the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis in baffling mixed conditions, said he was stunned to discover his car was strong in all conditions.
New IndyCar points leader Will Power admitted that seeing his principal championship rivals encounter trouble in the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis, he did start thinking in terms of points.
Simon Pagenaud says his second place in the wildly unpredictable GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis was a huge credit to his Meyer Shank Racing-Honda team, and that he loved the challenge of racing in the wet.
Conor Daly scored his best ever finish for Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet in today’s wet-dry-wet GMR GP of Indianapolis but said he struggled with visibility issues due to IndyCar’s aeroscreen.
The second Indy Lights race was interrupted for five hours by lightning and then the IndyCar GP of Indianapolis, but at the conclusion of the race, Lundqvist was a conclusive victor.
Colton Herta scored his first win of the IndyCar season from 14th on the grid after two strategic gambles in a wild, rain-affected race, the Andretti Autosport-Honda ace beating Simon Pagenaud and Will Power.
The Indy Lights field has completed 14 of 35 laps in its second race of the weekend, but lightning in the area forced officials to halt it, and postpone its resumption until after the IndyCar race.
Marcus Ericsson’s Chip Ganassi Racing-Honda set fastest time in raceday warm-up for the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis, while IndyCar announced a revised start time to avoid forecast thunderstorms.
Will Power, who took pole for Saturday’s GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis, says he savors them more now because they’re becoming ever harder to come by.
Danial Frost delivered his first ever Indy Lights victory, holding off Hunter McElrea to the checkered flag, while Christian Rasmussen and Linus Lundqvist collided and had to stage major comeback drives.
Team Penske-Chevrolet’s Will Power scored his sixth pole position on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s road course, beating champion Alex Palou by less than half a tenth.
Nyck De Vries says he enjoyed testing an IndyCar for Meyer Shank Racing-Honda, but is maintaining his European ambitions.
Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet’s Pato O’Ward, who won last time out at Barber Motorsports Park, led FP2 for the fifth race of the season, the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis.
Chip Ganassi Racing has signed Indy Lights driver Kyffin Simpson to a development deal.
All you need to know ahead of the fifth round of the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series – the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis on the Indy road course.
He may only be an outsider for the IndyCar title – at least in 2022 – but Rinus VeeKay is convinced that Ed Carpenter Racing is on a path to take on the sport’s greatest teams. The Dutch star and his race engineer Matt Barnes tell David Malsher-Lopez of their realistic hopes.
Honda has a history of making questionable decisions with regards to its young drivers in Japan, but an off-season overhaul of the 'Honda Formula Dream Project' should result in better outcomes for everyone, explains Jamie Klein.
All the track action at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the Month of May, with the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis followed by the 106th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge.
The NXG Youth Motorsports believes its expansion to Detroit is paying off, as it continues its push to attract under-represented communities into the racing world.
Nine-time Indy 500 starter and former IndyCar team owner Sarah Fisher will drive the 2023 Corvette Z06 that paces the field in the 106th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Should Helio Castroneves become the Indianapolis 500’s first five-time winner this month, he will also earn BorgWarner’s bonus prize of $400k for back-to-back victories.
The GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis will see IndyCar adopting an electronic marshaling system, including digital flag panels, provided by EM Motorsport.
Bobby Rahal says he would jump at the chance to test Sebastian Vettel in an IndyCar at Road America.
The #11 AJ Foyt Racing-Chevrolet of JR Hildebrand will spotlight ABC Supply’s mission of “Building Homes, Rebuilding Lives” for severely injured veterans at this year’s Indianapolis 500.
McLaren CEO Zak Brown says that the team will soon confirm a new longterm deal with its IndyCar ace Pato O’Ward.
Dale Coyne believes his 2022 IndyCar rookie David Malukas can beat some of the series’ bigger names and clinch the prestigious Indy 500 Rookie of the Year honors.
Formula 1 might be visiting a new venue in Miami this weekend but the city has plenty of motorsport history from a diverse range of categories over the years.
DragonSpeed team principal Elton Julian says it’s been difficult assembling crew for its Indy 500 entry as IndyCar and other forms of motorsport experience rising grid numbers.
Chip Ganassi Racing-Honda’s reigning IndyCar champion and former Super Formula ace Alex Palou said he’d love for IndyCar to return to Japan.
IndyCar racer Callum Ilott has been called back to Alfa Romeo Formula 1 reserve duty in Miami as cover for Robert Kubica, who is at the Spa WEC event.
Stefan Wilson will enter the Indianapolis 500 for the fourth time in his career, as Cusick Motorsports backs him for a second year and joins forces with Elton Julian’s DragonSpeed team.
Other IndyCar drivers have stolen the headlines, but four rounds into the 2022 season, it’s the defending champion Alex Palou who heads the points table. He spoke to David Malsher-Lopez about self-improvement – what he’s done and what still needs work.
With just five points separating the top five after two rounds, FIA Formula 3 looks set for another thrilling season in 2022. But who stands the best chance of pulling away from that pack, and who are the contenders bubbling under?
Defending IndyCar champion Alex Palou has admitted that Chevrolet may now have the edge over Honda in the engine war between the two marques.
Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet ace Rinus VeeKay admits he lost out to Barber Motorsports Park winner Pato O’Ward by being too cautious under braking for Turn 5 on his out-lap after his second and final stop.
Pato O’Ward, who claimed his third IndyCar victory and his first of the 2022 season at Barber Motorsports Park, says that he’s on the brink of a new deal with Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet.
Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet broke the Penske stranglehold in 2022, as Pato O’Ward delivered victory in the fourth round of the NTT IndyCar Series, holding off reigning champion Alex Palou.
A race that started on a wet track that rapidly dried saw Linus Lundqvist deliver victory for HMD Motorsports with Dale Coyne Racing, chased by home by Global Racing Group w/HMD teammate Benjamin Pedersen.
Callum Ilott continued his and the Juncos Hollinger Racing team’s upward trend at Barber Motorsports Park with fastest time in the Saturday afternoon session.
Alexander Rossi was hugely thankful to his team for rescuing his race chances with a swift car rebuild following his shunt in practice, and rewarded them with fifth on the grid.
Rinus VeeKay produced magic on his final flying lap to put his Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet on pole position for the second time in his career, as Andretti Autosport made some stumbles in Q2 and veteran aces failed to move on from Q1.
Rinus VeeKay put Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet on top of the times in second practice at Barber Motorsports Park, while Romain Grosjean and Will Power hid their potential with spins at Turn 7, and Alexander Rossi suffered a major shunt.
Alexander Rossi is excited by the prospect of next weekend’s Formula 1 Grand Prix of Miami but recognizes, too, that F1’s increasing presence in the USA is a threat to IndyCar.
Colton Herta topped opening practice at Barber Motorsports Park as Andretti Autosport and Chip Ganassi Racing ensured Honda Performance Development-powered cars filled the first four places.
Reigning IndyCar champion Alex Palou believes that Honda is at least the equal of Chevrolet in the fight for supremacy, despite Penske-Chevrolet sweeping the first three rounds of the 2022 season.
Potential in the Indianapolis 500 was the main mutual attraction between Takuma Sato and Dale Coyne when negotiating last year. Approaching the month of May, David Malsher-Lopez asks each if they maintain their faith in the other.
The fourth round of 2022’s NTT IndyCar Series at Barber Motorsports Park will be supported by action from the four steps on the Road To Indy. Here is the full schedule.
All you need to know ahead of the fourth round of the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series – the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park.
Kamui Kobayashi says "trial and error" is behind KCMG's sudden improvement in Super Formula after a difficult pre-season and opening race of the season.
Super Formula tested out 'hybrid' body panels made from a mix of natural hemp fibre and carbon fibre as its next-generation development cars continued running this week at Suzuka.
Super Formula title hopeful Ryo Hirakawa was left to rue a mysterious lack of qualifying pace as he recovered from 12th to seventh in last weekend's Suzuka race.
Tadasuke Makino admits he pushed too hard, too soon in pursuit of a first Super Formula victory in wet conditions at Suzuka, as he ended up dropping to third place.
Kenta Yamashita can't explain his "weird" loss of pace in the wet during Sunday's Super Formula race as he slumped from second to a disastrous 16th-place finish.
Theo Pourchaire took victory in the FIA Formula 2 feature race in Imola, claiming the net lead after a heartbreaking crash by leader Roy Nissany.