IndyCar
13 Mar
-
15 Mar
Next event in
45 days
R
Birmingham
03 Apr
-
05 Apr
Next event in
66 days
R
Long Beach
17 Apr
-
19 Apr
Next event in
80 days
R
Austin
24 Apr
-
26 Apr
Next event in
87 days
R
Grand Prix of Indianapolis
07 May
-
09 May
Next event in
100 days
22 May
-
24 May
Next event in
115 days
R
Detroit
29 May
-
31 May
Next event in
122 days
R
Texas
04 Jun
-
06 Jun
Next event in
128 days
R
Road America
19 Jun
-
21 Jun
Next event in
143 days
R
Richmond
25 Jun
-
27 Jun
Next event in
149 days
R
Toronto
10 Jul
-
12 Jul
Next event in
164 days
R
16 Jul
-
18 Jul
Next event in
170 days
R
Mid-Ohio
14 Aug
-
16 Aug
Next event in
199 days
R
Gateway
20 Aug
-
22 Aug
Next event in
205 days
R
Portland
04 Sep
-
06 Sep
Next event in
220 days
R
Laguna Seca
18 Sep
-
20 Sep
Next event in
234 days

Wickens questions IndyCar’s “toxic relationship” with Pocono

shares
comments
Slider
List

Crash: Felix Rosenqvist, Chip Ganassi Racing Honda

Crash: Felix Rosenqvist, Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
1/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Pocono IndyCar crash

Pocono IndyCar crash
2/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Pocono IndyCar crash

Pocono IndyCar crash
3/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Crash: Felix Rosenqvist, Chip Ganassi Racing Honda

Crash: Felix Rosenqvist, Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
4/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Pocono IndyCar crash

Pocono IndyCar crash
5/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Pocono IndyCar crash

Pocono IndyCar crash
6/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Pocono IndyCar crash

Pocono IndyCar crash
7/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

Race red flagged

Race red flagged
8/9

Photo by: Michael L. Levitt / Motorsport Images

Pocono IndyCar crash

Pocono IndyCar crash
9/9

Photo by: Todd Dziadosz / Motorsport Images

By:
Aug 18, 2019, 8:21 PM

Robert Wickens, the IndyCar star who suffered serious spinal injuries in last year’s race at Pocono from which he is still recovering, has questioned why the series continues to race there.

His comments follow another huge multi-car crash in this year’s event, which has hospitalized Felix Rosenqvist who got up into the same catch fencing that caused Wickens’s injuries in 2018. Wickens labelled it a “toxic relationship” and that “maybe it’s time to consider a divorce”.

Read Also:

Wickens tweeted…

 

Another IndyCar racer, Max Chilton, who has quit racing on ovals and only runs road and street course races in the series, also had his say…

 

Former series regular Sage Karam had this to say...

 

 

Next article
Rossi slams "disgraceful" Sato for causing Pocono pile-up

Previous article

Rossi slams "disgraceful" Sato for causing Pocono pile-up

Next article

Pocono IndyCar: Power grabs first win of season despite setbacks

Pocono IndyCar: Power grabs first win of season despite setbacks
Load comments

About this article

Series IndyCar
Event Pocono
Author Charles Bradley