By Steve Wittich It’s hard to believe that it was over a decade ago that a group of IRL IndyCar Series first visited the 2.3-mile, 17-turn Barber Motorsports Park natural terrain road course for a compatibility test in October 2007. With the merger of the IRL and Champ Car, it took until 2010 for the...
What They’re Saying’ from the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach JOSEF NEWGARDEN (No. 1 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet): “Well, I think we had a good day working. Certainly at least a podium, but we kept getting bit by yellows a couple times today and had to fight our way back from them. It didn’t […]
Rossi, Honda Dominate on Streets of Long Beach Alexander Rossi scores commanding win, claims early-season championship lead Ed Jones comes from 13th to third, equals Indy car career-best result Honda builds Manufacturers’ Championship lead as drivers claim five of top-six finishing positions LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 15, 2018) – Alexander Rossi scored a dominant victory […]
CHEVY INDYCAR AT LONG BEACH: Will Power puts Chevrolet on Podium with Runner-up Finish in Long Beach Grand Prix
CHEVROLET RACING IN THE VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES TOYOTA GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH STREETS OF LONG BEACH TEAM CHEVY RACE RECAP WITH POST RACE TRANSCRIPT APRIL 15, 2018 Will Power puts Chevrolet on Podium with Runner-up Finish in Long Beach Grand Prix LONG BEACH, Calif (April 15, 2018) – Will Power capitalized on […]
Rahal Finished Fifth in the Toyota GP of Long Beach After an Early Penalty; Sato Was Sixth When Contact with Hunter-Reay Damaged His Car and Limited His Result
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Verizon IndyCar Series NOTES/QUOTES – Sunday, April 15, 2018 RAHAL MOVED TO THIRD IN THE STANDINGS WITH A FIFTH PLACE FINISH IN THE TOYOTA GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH AFTER AN EARLY PENALTY; SATO WAS SIXTH WHEN CONTACT WITH HUNTER-REAY DAMAGED HIS CAR AND […]
Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach race results Click HERE to view and download the official race results from the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. LONG BEACH, California – Results Sunday of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 1.968-mile Streets of Long Beach circuit, with order of […]
12th Place Finish for Meyer Shank Racing at Long Beach Birthday Boy Harvey races well as team continues forward progression Long Beach, Calif. (15 April 2018) – With an outstanding crowd on hand for round three of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, the 44th edition of the Long Beach Grand Prix did not disappoint. […]
Claman De Melo Gains Experience in Long Beach Long Beach, CA (April 15, 2018) – Zachary Claman De Melo was on his way to his best Verizon IndyCar Series finish when his race came to an abrupt end on Lap 59 after hitting the Turn 9 wall. The Dale Coyne Racing Rookie was classified 23rd […]
By Steve Wittich and Tony DiZinno Here are a lot of words about the 44th Toyota Grand Prix Of Long Beach – I’ve got more, but I’m hungry, so this will have to get you started. Mega thanks to Tony DiZinno for helping out with this report. Another successful Toyota Grand Prix Of Long Beach...
Former Indy car driver Scott Pruett gave the command to fire the twin-turbo V6 power plants. The ambient temperature when the green flag flew was 66F and the track temperature was 105F. There was some significantly cooler than the past two afternoons. The race start was straggly with only the first two rows able to...