Breaking Down The INDYCAR Grand Prix Field (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – Three teams stand out as clear favorites to win Saturday’s INDYCAR Grand Prix (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network) at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Team Penske, Ed Carpenter Racing and Schmidt Peterson Motorsports combined to put eight cars in the top 10 of the starting lineup for the 85 Lap race this weekend. In fact, five of the top six starters are among this group. That’s good news too. The last three years have seen the race winner start from the pole. Furthermore, in all four years of this new…

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5 Favorites and 5 Sleepers For Saturday’s INDYCAR Grand Prix (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – The fifth annual INDYCAR Grand Prix (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network) will run on Saturday afternoon at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Five years ago, this race was met with some resistance and some awkward excitement. Now, it’s one of the biggest staples on the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. Several drivers talked this weekend about this track being one of their favorite road courses in North America. It’s certainly a race they all want to win. 

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Bourdais Quietly A Strong Contender To Win Saturday’s INDYCAR Grand Prix (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – Sebastien Bourdais joked on Thursday that while he’s had speed on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course, he hasn’t had the results. “I think I managed 28 laps over the last two editions so I’ll try and up that a little bit,” Bourdais said on Thursday from the IMS Media Center. “We had a mechanical failure two years ago, and last year another mechanical failure. It’s kind of weird because we never have really even — between the KV and the Dale Coyne, we’ve never really had any mechanical…

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Will Power Earns The Pole For Saturday’s INDYCAR Grand Prix (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

INDIANAPOLIS – Will Power is making everyone feel like it’s back to Feb. 2 here at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Groundhog Day for those of you that don’t get my reference. Last year, Power earned the pole for the INDYCAR Grand Prix. For a second straight year and third time in five tries, Power put his silver No. 12 Chevrolet back on the top starting spot for Saturday’s race (3:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network). Power, circled the 2.439-mile road course with a time of 1:09.8182-seconds en route to his 51st career…

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Harrison Scott Wins a Wild Pro Mazda Series Race At IMS On Friday

INDIANAPOLIS – Friday’s Pro Mazda Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was nothing short of wild. The race would see thrilling lap-by-lap action throughout and a few driver blunders to go along with that, in which turned the running order upside down. In the end, Harrison Scott made the least amount of mistakes and took his No. 10 Mazda to victory in Friday’s race No. 1 of the Pro Mazda Royal Purple Grand Prix of Indy. Scott, would earn his second career series win, both consecutively, as he now has…

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Colton Herta Wins a Wild Race No. 1 For The Indy Lights Series In Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – It was a tough day to be running up front in Friday’s Indy Lights Series race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. On the first lap, both front row starters had a mishap in Turn 1 as third place starter Victor Franzoni got into the back of pole sitter Pato O’Ward who in turn got into the grass. O’Ward’s Andretti Autosport teammate and second place starter Colton Herta went wide to avoid the potential carnage, allowing fifth place starter Santi Urrutia to take over the lead. On Lap 10, Franzoni…

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Daly To Make NASCAR XFINITY Series Debut In Road America

INDIANAPOLIS – Conor Daly is one of the most talented race car drivers in the world. Unfortunately, no one is wanting to take a chance on the driver. I always feared that he’d get away from the Verizon IndyCar Series if given the right opportunity elsewhere. Now, that could be happening. Daly, 26, will make his NASCAR debut later on this year on the Road America circuit in Wisconsin. The Aug. 25 race in Elkhart Lake will see Daly drive for Roush/Fenway Racing in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, teaming him with…

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Kligerman Returning To Cup Series Ride For Coca Cola 600

For the first time in nearly four years, Parker Kligerman will be back in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Gaunt Brothers will put Kligerman in their No. 96 Toyota for the Coca Cola 600 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 27. It will mark Kligerman’s first Cup Series start since the 2014 Southern 500 at Darlington. In the span between Cup starts, Kligerman has become an analyst for NBC Sports’ NASCAR coverage as well as making select starts in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. He’s made 22 Truck Series…

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