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Ryan Hunter-Reay was in superlative form to clinch the last ever IndyCar race at Sonoma, but Scott Dixon clinched his fifth championship as title rival Alexander Rossi blew his chances at the start.
Robert Wickens has spoken for the first time since sustaining multiple severe injuries in the IndyCar Pocono race earlier this year.
IndyCar title favourite Scott Dixon says a "huge" driver error prevented him from sealing pole for the championship-deciding season finale at Sonoma.
Ryan Hunter-Reay took his first pole since April 2014 and the seventh of his career in the season finale by edging Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, while Indy Lights champion and IndyCar debutant Patricio O’Ward qualified an amazing fifth.
Chip Ganassi Racing-Honda’s Scott Dixon put the pressure on his IndyCar title rivals by hitting the top of the times in the final five minutes of final practice for this weekend's decider at Sonoma Raceway,
Fernando Alonso’s desire to race in IndyCar full-time will be a moot point if the dilemmas over who could supply engines to a McLaren IndyCar team cannot be resolved. The ultimate solution may have wider implications within the series, as David Malsher explains.
Defending champion Josef Newgarden bounced back from a no-show in opening practice at Sonoma Raceway to top the times in second practice, but star of the session was series debutant Patricio O’Ward.
Andretti Autosport Honda’s Ryan Hunter-Reay topped the field by a quarter-second in FP1 as the Verizon IndyCar Series prepares for its season finale and its final race at Sonoma Raceway.
Colton Herta said there is more speed to find from his Harding Racing-Chevrolet ahead of his IndyCar race debut at Sonoma, but said he was happy with his test, despite knocking off the car's front left corner.
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IndyCar’s president of competition and operations, Jay Frye, says that any potential new engine OEM would have to be onboard by May, for the next-gen engines to begin testing in 2020.
Fernando Alonso made the most of every minute of his first IndyCar road course test. That's the approach he's going to need to take, because conquering the next leg in his mission beyond Formula 1 is not going to be easy in the slightest.
IndyCar championship contender Alexander Rossi says that after his very first test of the new aerokit this year, he felt “calm and relieved” that the Andretti Autosport-Honda team was going to be fast.
Robert Wickens has undergone surgeries for his legs and hands, but his family has also decided to list the full injury toll from his huge accident at Pocono Raceway last month.
Fernando Alonso was enthusiastic after completing his test of an Andretti-run 2018 IndyCar at Barber Motorsports Park.
Harding Racing team president Brian Barnhart says the team’s aim for 2019 is to expand to two cars and would be prepared to run rookies Pato O’Ward and Colton Herta, who will both make their IndyCar debuts at Sonoma.
Michael Andretti says that Fernando Alonso racing in IndyCar would bring notoriety and attention to the series, similar to that achieved by Nigel Mansell in 1993.