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Scott McLaughlin Earns First Career NTT Data P1 Pole Award in St. Petersburg

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer Just three days ago, Roger Penske spoke with RACER about keeping his faith in Scott McLaughlin. McLaughlin, who moved from Australian Supercars after the 2020 season, finished 14th in IndyCar points in 2021. Penske’s faith in McLaughlin was backed Saturday.  McLaughlin earned his first career pole award in his 18th […]

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Inaugural INDYCAR-Motorsport Games Pro Challenge Set for Feb. 9

INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2022) – Motorsport Games Inc. (NASDAQ: MSGM) (“Motorsport Games”) and INDYCAR announced today that the INDYCAR-Motorsport Games Pro Challenge will take place Wednesday, Feb. 9, with the first official esports event between the two parties including many NTT INDYCAR SERIES stars. Among the drivers expected to compete is reigning champion Alex […]

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African American-Led Force Indy Elevates to Indy Lights with Driver Francis

By IndyCar Media INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 3, 2022 – Force Indy Race Team has announced its entry for the 2022 Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires championship with Ernie Francis Jr. driving the team’s No. 99 car. Haitian American Francis heads to Force Indy after three wins in his lone season in the Formula Regional Americas Championship and a second-place […]

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Alex Palou Takes First Series Title, Colton Herta Earns Win at Long Beach

By IndyCar Media Alex Palou clinched his first NTT INDYCAR SERIES championship with a composed drive to fourth place Sunday in the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach, a race won by Colton Herta. Palou became the first Spaniard to win an INDYCAR SERIES championship and is Chip Ganassi Racing’s second consecutive title winner and […]

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Colton Herta Dominates in Laguna Seca Win; Alex Palou Closes in on Championship

By IndyCar Media Colton Herta continued his family’s success at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca with a dominant victory Sunday in the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey, while Alex Palou marched closer and closer to an even bigger win. Herta earned his second victory this season and fifth career victory, beating Palou’s No. 10 NTT Data […]

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NTT INDYCAR SERIES Announces 17-Race 2022 Schedule

INDIANAPOLIS (Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021) – INDYCAR has announced a 17-race schedule for the 2022 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season, which will feature its bold and daring athletes competing against the thrilling backdrop of unprecedented coverage on network television, an earlier start date, a re-energized summer of fan favorites and a turbocharged stretch run. In the […]

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Josef Newgarden Leaves Portland with Opportunity to Steal Championship

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer After starting off the season strong, Josef Newgarden kind of fell off as the temp rose.  The 12th place finish at the Indianapolis 500 kind of kicked off a string of bad luck for the No. 2 Team Penske team including the 21st place finish at Road America. Mid-Ohio kind […]

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From Pole to Victory Lane, Alex Palou Regains Championship Lead with Victory in Portland

By Christian Koelle, Staff Writer This season, Alex Palou has been one of the most consistent drivers in the IndyCar Series garage. He kicked off the 2021 season with a victory in Barber. In nine of the first 11 races of the season, Palou finished seventh or better including a victory at Road America but […]

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Josef Newgarden Wins in Penske Power Play at Gateway; O’Ward Grabs Points Lead

By IndyCar Media MADISON, Ill. (Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021) – Josef Newgarden earned his second victory of the season by winning the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Axalta and Valvoline on Saturday night at World Wide Technology Raceway in a race that shuffled the NTT INDYCAR SERIES championship deck. Newgarden drove his No. 2 Sonsio […]

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