WALLER, Texas-Motorsports executive Scott Harner has joined AJ Foyt Racing as vice-president of operations. He will be based in the team’s Speedway, Indiana race shop. “I’m thrilled to have Scott joining AJ Foyt Racing,” said Team President Larry Foyt. “He brings a great deal of experience and skills that will complement the team we have […]
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Good morning from Austin and TSO’s 24th season of NTT IndyCar Series coverage – a few notes about COTA and travel
By Steve Wittich Good morning from the first official day of TSO’s 24th season of coverage. Both Patrick and Steve are on site for the official start of the 2019 season and beginning of the NTT era of the IndyCar Series. The Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is a 3.427-mile, 20-turn Herman Tilke designed road...
WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca testing preview, some other driver and team notes, a different look at the NBC Gold package
By Steve Wittich What was originally a Team Penske private test at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, quickly became much more as the majority of the NTT IndyCar Series paddock added the 2.238-mile, 11-turn road course to their schedule. The teams and drivers scheduled to test are listed below. The Monterey, Calif. circuit has played...
ACURA SIGNS MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT TO BE TITLE SPONSOR OF GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH ___________________________________________________________________________ LONG BEACH, Calif. (Feb. 5, 2019) – The Grand Prix Association of Long Beach announced today that it has reached a multi-year agreement with Acura to become title sponsor of the Grand Prix of Long Beach starting in 2019. The...
CONOR DALY JOINS ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT FOR 103RD INDIANAPOLIS 500 Daly to Pilot No. 25 United States Air Force Honda, Completing Andretti’s All-American Indy 500 Line Up NDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, Jan. 30) – Indianapolis 500 veteran Conor Daly will return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in May piloting the No. 25 U.S. Air Force Honda with five-time […]
Dale Coyne, Jimmy Vasser, and James Sullivan Announce Multi-Year Partnership SEBASTIEN BOURDAIS TO RETURN TO THE TEAM (PLAINFIELD, IL) – January 23, 2019 – Dale Coyne Racing and Vasser-Sullivan announced today they have reached a new multi-year agreement that will see the two organizations competing together as co-entrants in the NTT IndyCar Series. The team […]
Meyer Shank Racing Expands IndyCar Program in 2019 Pataskala, Ohio (22 January 2019) – Building on the team’s 2018 six-race NTT IndyCar Series program, Meyer Shank Racing (MSR) is pleased to announce that the team will contest a 10-race program in 2019 with driver Jack Harvey. The MSR schedule will once again include an entry […]
Gallagher Returns to NTT IndyCar Series with Carlin and Max Chilton for 2019 Season ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Jan. 21, 2019 – Gallagher, a leading global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is proud to announce that they will renew their motorsports partnership with Carlin for the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series season with Max...
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Announces Title Partner, Unveils 2019 IndyCar Series Season Liveries DENVER, CO (Jan. 18, 2019) – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) announced today, from its 2019 IndyCar Series season unveiling at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colo., a significantly deepened partnership with Arrow Electronics, Inc. The Denver-based technology company is now the title partner […]
Tickets are on sale for 2019 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course events – Advance pricing is available through February 28
Tickets are on sale for 2019 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course events Advance pricing is available through February 28 LEXINGTON, Ohio (January 16, 2019) – Tickets to the 58th season of racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course are on sale now for all eight race events. The 2019 schedule at the legendary road course in […]