After a move to late April in 2017 because of the NCCA Final Four, the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix is back to it’s more “traditional” date of late March or early April. Beginning in 1950, at the 1-mile dirt oval at the Phoenix Fairgrounds, and ending in 2005 at what...
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FIRST OVAL RACE OF 2018 UP NEXT FOR ED CARPENTER RACING AT ISM RACEWAY Team Owner Ed Carpenter Back in the No. 20 To Kick Off 16th Season of IndyCar Racing; Spencer Pigot To Compete in First Oval Race For ECR INDIANAPOLIS (April 3, 2018) – Preview Notes Ed Carpenter Racing is heading to the […]
OF NOTE: – The No. 98 Oberto Circle K / Curb racing machine of Marco Andretti will feature a throwback livery celebrating the 25th anniversary of his grandfather, Mario Andretti’s final win in an Indy car. – Alexander Rossi’s No. 27 Honda will also see a new paint scheme as MilitaryToMotorsports.com serves as primary sponsor […]
A.J. Foyt’s ABC Supply Racing team revamped some key elements over the off season, including drivers, technical director and several support engineers and mechanics. Tony Kanaan drives the No. 14 ABC Supply Chevrolet while Matheus ‘Matt’ Leist is his teammate in the No. 4 ABC Supply Chevrolet. Eric Cowdin is the Technical Director and Kanaan’s […]
Sato and Rahal Ready to Return to ISM Raceway After Setting the Fastest Time in All Four Open Test Sessions
Sato and Rahal Ready to Return to ISM Raceway After Setting the Fastest Time in All Four Open Test Sessions Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Pre-Race Notes Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix ISM Raceway — Avondale, Arizona Round 2 of 17 in the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series DATE: Friday – Saturday, April 6-7, 2018 […]
INDIANAPOLIS (March 27, 2018) – Red, white and blue will paint patriotism on the No. 27 car of Alexander Rossi for the upcoming Phoenix Grand Prix at ISM Raceway as MilitaryToMotorsports.com returns as primary sponsor for the 250-lap race. Military to Motorsports will use the first oval race of the Verizon IndyCar Series season to […]
Kyle Kaiser and Juncos Racing find success in first run in Verizon IndyCar Series at ISM Raceway Avondale, Arizona (February 11, 2018) – After a nine-month hiatus in the Verizon IndyCar Series, Juncos Racing recorded their first laps for the 2018 season at the ISM Raceway test with rookie Kyle Kaiser. Photos @ Indianapolis Motor […]
PHOENIX – Tony Kanaan led A.J. Foyt’s ABC Supply Racing team to the top of the leader board both days in the Verizon IndyCar Series Spring training session at ISM Raceway before dropping to third overall in combined times when the sessions ended. As if that were not enough, Foyt entertained a special visitor Saturday […]
Verizon IndyCar Series drivers happy to get back to work at Phoenix open test AVONDALE, Arizona (Friday, Feb. 9, 2018) – The sleek and racy 2018 Indy car had its first en masse showing in the opening day of the preseason open test at ISM Raceway, and it couldn’t have come quickly enough. Twenty-three Verizon...
IndyCar testing at ISM Raceway – Update #7 – Friday – evening test session time sheet and a few notes
By Steve Wittich and Patrick Stephan The final hour of practice was the busiest of the day, with groups of cars running nose to tail on the one-mile oval. With just under 30 minutes left in the session, the yellow flag came out for a Turn 2 incident involving A.J. Foyt Racing rookie Matheus Leist....