A Bunch of Testing To Occur at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Over The Next Week, Details On All The Tests

INDIANAPOLIS – While the weather outside may not seem ideal, spring is now officially here. That means May is just around the corner right? Well, we will get a May appetizer over the next week or so, as several Verizon IndyCar Series teams and drivers will take to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for testing. The first test will take place on Friday and will be a Honda test on the road course. But, here’s the kicker, Chevrolet teams can test too. 

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We Officially Have 33 Indy 500 Entries And It’s Only March

INDIANAPOLIS – The last several years, getting to 33 entries for the Indianapolis 500 was at times difficult. Sometimes, it would even push to May before we’d actually get to that 32nd or 33rd entrant. But now, it’s March 20 and we have already arrived at 33 cars for the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. Thank the new car for that. Pippa Mann officially unveiled her Indy 500 plans from the Indiana State Museum on Tuesday as her entry will take the car count for the May 27 race up…

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Pippa Mann To Join Dale Coyne Racing For Indy 500, Brings New Sponsorship

INDIANAPOLIS – The 33rd Indianapolis 500 entry, has been unveiled as Pippa Mann will drive a fourth Dale Coyne Racing entry in the 102nd Running of the event. Mann, announced the ride at the Indiana State Museum on Tuesday morning. Unlike in the year’s past, Mann won’t have the white and pink Susan G. Komen colors on her Honda. Instead, the sponsorship with will see her with gray and pink colors on her No. 63 Honda. 

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IMS Adds a New Premium Viewing Area In Turn 3

INDIANAPOLIS – A new premium viewing area will be constructed outside Turn 3 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, offering an all-inclusive Race Day experience for the 102nd Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. The Turn 3 Club is being offered in response to increased demand for premium seating and hospitality at IMS. Suites are sold out for Indianapolis 500 Race Day, while limited availability remains in the Hulman Terrace Club. Hospitality and premium sales are well ahead of the pace from 2017, with demand mirroring that from the landmark 100th…

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RLL Has Really Done a Remarkable Job Of Rebuilding Team Back To IndyCar Prominence

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla – On Friday, Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing announced that they have hired Oriol Servia to race for the team in May’s 102nd Indianapolis 500. It will mark the second straight year that Servia has joined the team for the Month of May and third of the last four. But, the garage may be a little more crowded this time around when Servia walks in. The team has also expanded their full season program too in bringing back a second car on a full time basis for the first time since…

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RLL To Bring 3 Drivers To Indy In May, Oriol Servia To Drive No. 64 Honda

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla – We may be down in St. Petersburg, Florida for the first race of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, but that doesn’t stop the car count from growing in a positive direction for the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. On Friday, Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing announced that Oriol Servia will return to the team for 10th Indianapolis 500 start. This was the third driver announcement in eight days and second of the week. Plus, Servia brings a new team into this mix as Scuderia Corsa will team with…

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Danica Patrick Officially Signed To Ed Carpenter Racing For Indy 500, Will Drive No. 13 Chevrolet

INDIANAPOLIS – Ed Carpenter Racing has finalized their 2018 Indianapolis 500 lineup with the addition of Danica Patrick, one of the most successful female racing drivers in history. Patrick will conclude her motorsports career carrying the familiar colors of longtime sponsor GoDaddy Inc. the world’s largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. Patrick will compete in the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 in the No. 13 GoDaddy Chevrolet for Ed Carpenter Racing. Patrick announced her intentions to finish her racing career by competing in two final 500-mile races. Dubbed…

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Daly May Test In Open INDYCAR Test at Indy Later This Month

INDIANAPOLIS – Conor Daly and Thom Burns Racing announced on Tuesday that they have joined forces to race in this May’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. They will get their car and resources from Dale Coyne Racing for their No. 17 Honda. But, with this being a one-off entry for this year’s race, track time for that entry between now and then will be limited. The first time that the car will likely see the track will be on the opening day of practice on May 15. With that being…

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How The Deal Between Conor Daly and Thom Burns Came About

INDIANAPOLIS – On Tuesday, Conor Daly and Thom Burns announced that they have joined forces to run in May’s 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. The duo have partnered with Dale Coyne Racing to run the No. 17 Honda in May. But, how did this whole thing come about? Back in the Fall, Daly was leaving the country to compete in the hit show The Amazing Race. He thought then that he had a deal to return with AJ Foyt Racing for a second straight year. Unfortunately, when he returned, he…

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Should There Be Bumping For Indy 500, Or Should INDYCAR Just Let Everyone Race?

INDIANAPOLIS – Within the last five days, three new entries were announced for the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 field. Last week, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing announced that they’d have two cars this May, one of which would be driven by Sage Karam. While they didn’t announce the second driver just yet, they said an announcement would be coming in the near future. Expect that driver to be JR Hildebrand. Then, on Tuesday afternoon, Thom Burns Racing announced that they’d field a car for this year’s race and team with…

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