Photo: Shawn Gritzmacher
The Milwaukee Mile oval has hosted auto racing since 1903, making it the oldest operating race track in the world. Will Power led Team Penske (Chevrolet) teammate Helio Castroneves by just 5 points coming to the race. Ryan Hunter-Reay (Andretti Autosport, Honda) was third, 64 points back, just one point ahead of Simon Pagenaud (Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports, Honda). A win scores 50 points, with 4 bonus points also available each race weekend.
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Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi (Action Express Racing, Corvette DP) overcame an early spin and brake problems at Road America for their third win of the season and second straight. Barbosa finished 2.240 sec ahead of Ozz Negri (Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian, Ford-Riley) who combined with John Pew for their best finish of the season. Scott Sharp and Ryan Dalziel (Extreme Speed Motorsports, HPD ARX-03b-Honda) finished third.
These three teams pitted under caution on Lap 38 while...
Toyota Racing test and reserve driver Mike Conway will make his race debut for the team in the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, in Austin on Sept. 20. The Englishman, already a two-time race winner this season in the IndyCar Series, will drive the 1,000-hp #7 TS040 Hybrid in place of Kazuki Nakajima, who has conflicting Super Formula duties in Japan.
Conway gained experience in the TS040 during winter testing and raced at Circuit of the Americas in 2013 with G-Drive Racin...
The San Diego Comic Con content (Comic Con-tent?) keeps on coming as Hunter interviews the cast of Constantine. No snazzy Gonzogeek microphone this time. I can tell you're all sad.
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With the FIA World Endurance Championship’s second annual 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas now just 44 days away (Sept. 20) as part of Lone Star Le Mans weekend at COTA it seemed like a good time to dust off the tops of the post-Le Mans season points standings in the various classes and provide a few notes regarding the season so far.
A 6-hr race win scores 25 points, with 18 for second, and 15 for third, etc. Points doubled for the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
The COTA race is the first of f...
Photo: Bret Kelley
Point leader Helio Castroneves (Team Penske, Chevrolet) started P15, well behind his teammate and closest competitor in the race, Will Power, who came in 13 points out of the lead and qualified sixth. Power has finished in the Top 5 in 4 of his 5 Mid-Ohio starts. Sebastien Bourdais (KVSH Racing, Chevy) won his second consecutive pole with Josef Newgarden (Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing, Honda) next to him in Row 1.
Chip Ganassi Racing (Chevy) has won the last five Indy...