Miles Says IndyCar Eyeing Possible Return To Australia

INDIANAPOLIS – One of the hot rumors around the IndyCar Series over the last several months has been a potential return to Australia. Several sources reported that Mark Miles was overseas exploring a possible deal for the series to return to the country in the very near future. On Wednesday, Miles confirmed that not only is there interest, but the series could return as soon as next season. “We are working hard, and it was made public by the premier of Queensland in Australia on the possibility of having a…

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IMS To Honor Mario Andretti And His 50th Anniversary Of His Indy 500 Victory From 1969 In May

INDIANAPOLIS – This May will be the 50th anniversary of a special moment in Indianapolis 500 history. In 1969, Mario Andretti piloted his bright orange No. 2 STP Ford to victory for the first and only time his storied career at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Fast forward to the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500 that will take place this May. It’s 50 years after the fact. On Wednesday, IMS announced that they’ll honor Andretti for the entire month in celebration of his victory back in ’69. Race fans around…

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Sauter Won’t Be Returning To GMS Racing In 2019, Says Moffitt Likely His Replacement

On Tuesday, it was announced that Brett Moffitt officially won’t be returning to Hattori Racing Enterprises. Austin Hill was signed and announced as their driver. Well, Moffitt’s biggest competitor for the 2018 Truck Series championship was Johnny Sauter and his GMS Racing ride. A little over 24 hours after HRE announced their new driver, GMS revealed that Sauter won’t be back with them either. Sauter, joined GMS in 2016 and has been a championship favorite ever since. He won 13 times over the past three seasons including two of the…

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IndyCar/NBC Sports Announce TV Schedule, 8 Races On NBC A 60% Increase From 2018

INDIANAPOLIS – INDYCAR’s expanded presence on network television in 2019 through its new partnership with NBC Sports Group will not only include the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500, along with other action at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in May, but also the IndyCar Series’ new season finale at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca near Monterey, California. Eight of this year’s 17 IndyCar Series races will air on NBC, representing a 60 percent increase of network television exposure over a season ago. NBCSN, entering its 12th consecutive year telecasting INDYCAR events, will…

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