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Colton Herta picked up where he left off in May at IMS with a beautifully controlled win at Road America’s first Indy Lights race of the weekend, and moved into a 12-point lead over Andretti Autosport teammate Pato O’Ward.
Juncos Racing’s reigning Pro Mazda champion Victor Franzoni topped the Indy Lights test at Road America with David Malukas heading the Pro Mazda field for BN Racing and Kaylen Frederick of Pabst Racing leading his USF2000 rivals.
Colton Herta clinched his third straight victory in the 2018 Indy Lights championship by clinching the Freedom 100 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway after a fraught battle with teammates Patricio O'Ward, Dalton Kellett and Belardi's Santi Urrutia.
Andretti Steinbrenner Racing’s Colton Herta scored his second Indy Lights win in two days at the IMS road course after pressuring long-time leader Santi Urrutia into a mistake in the closing stages of Race 2.
Colton Herta drove the Andretti Steinbrenner Racing entry to his first victory of the year, despite being run off the road on the opening turn of the first lap in Indy Lights' Race 1 on the IMS road course.
Davey Hamilton Jr. will return to Indy Lights in May, to compete in the series’ premier event, the Freedom 100, held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on the Friday before the Indy 500.
Pato O’Ward put on a clinic at Barber Motorsports Park to notch up his second and third wins of the season, while Parker Thompson and Harrison Scott earned Pro Mazda glory.
Santi Urrutia, who finished runner-up in the Indy Lights championship for the last two years, captured a surprise win at St. Petersburg when Colton Herta shunted and then Pato O’Ward threw away an easy win.
Pato O’Ward made a perfect start to his career at Andretti Autosport when he led the opening round of the 2018 Indy Lights championship from start to finish.
After four days of MRTI Spring Training at Homestead-Miami, Santi Urrutia, Carlos Cunha and Kyle Kirkwood emerged top of the Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000 series respectively.
Former Formula 1 reserve driver Alfonso Celis Jr will switch to IndyCar support series Indy Lights in 2018, having signed with the frontrunning Juncos Racing outfit.
Juncos Racing announced today that it will retain the services of its 2017 Pro Mazda champion Victor Franzoni as he graduates to Indy Lights.
Patricio ‘Pato’ O’Ward will pilot the No. 27 car for Andretti Autosport in the 2018 Indy Lights series.
Nico Jamin, Oliver Askew and Darren Keane grabbed the fastest times for Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000 respectively in the two-day open test at Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s road course.
The 2018 calendars for Indy Lights, Pro Mazda and USF2000 have been released, and the MRTI has revealed that there will be additional series’ championship points awarded for the oval races in Indianapolis.
Kyle Kaiser and Juncos Racing simply needed to start the race to secure the 2017 Indy Lights championship, doing so from 10th on the grid, but it was Belardi's Aaron Telitz and Santi Urrutia who stole the show at a wet Watkins Glen.
Andretti Steinbrenner Racing’s Colton Herta grabbed his seventh pole from 16 races with a startling turn of speed around Watkins Glen, beating his closest rival by 0.35secs.
Santi Urrutia sent Belardi Auto Racing to Victory Lane for the second time in three races, but the bigger winner was Kyle Kaiser whose fourth place virtually assures him of the 2017 Indy Lights championship.
Nico Jamin won for Andretti Autosport at Mid-Ohio after teammate Colton Herta and championship leader Kyle Kaiser made seemingly elementary errors.