Boles: Indy 500 Tickets In Hot Demand For 2018, Danica Patrick To Get Honored By IMS In May

INDIANAPOLIS – Thursday morning was all about the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. But first, you need a ticket to get into the Greatest Spectacle In Racing. During a ceremony at the Indiana Statehouse on Thursday, Mark Miles (President and Chief Executive Officer Hulman & Company) Doug Boles (President Indianapolis Motor Speedway) Takuma Sato (101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 Champion) and Eric Holcomb (Governor of Indiana) showed off the shiny new ticket for the 102nd annual event. The ticket for this year’s race, like many years presiding it, will…

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New Sponsorships, Teams Coming To INDYCAR In Droves For 2018 Season

INDIANAPOLIS – Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing is at it again. They announced another new sponsor to be on Graham Rahal’s No. 15 Honda for the upcoming Verizon IndyCar Series season. With the addition of Fleet Cost & Care on Rahal’s car for the June race at Texas, that marks the third new primary sponsor for RLL in 2018, to go along with another sponsor in United Rentals expanding their effort with the team as they will now sponsor Rahal for five races this season too. Mix that with Marco Andretti adding US Concrete…

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2 More Big INDYCAR Test Days Before Season Opener

INDIANAPOLIS – We’re less than three weeks away from the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season opener. All the teams and drivers are getting set for what should be one of the most thrilling and beneficial seasons for the series in decades. A new car will be rolled out on the streets of St. Pete, as that has created a ton of attention on the offseason testing schedule. With that being said, we’ve made it to the final week of testing. 

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Holmatro Extends Sponsorship With INDYCAR For 5 More Years

INDIANAPOLIS – Holmatro has supported INDYCAR’s renowned safety team for decades, supplying rescue tools to assist in the quick and safe extrication of race drivers following an on-track incident. That reliable and valuable relationship continues with today’s announcement that INDYCAR and Indianapolis Motor Speedway have renewed the agreement that keeps Holmatro as the Official Rescue Tool Provider. As such, Holmatro will provide cutting-edge technology tools and training to support every Verizon IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy event for the next five years. “Holmatro has been a trusted partner and…

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Fleet Cost & Care To Sponsor Graham Rahal at Texas In June

INDIANAPOLIS – Its been a great offseason for Graham Rahal and Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing. So far, they’ve added four new sponsors to Rahal’s No. 15 Honda for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, including today’s revealing. Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced on Tuesday, that Fleet Cost & Care (FCC), makers of the most comprehensive fleet management software solutions NexGen and Atom, will make its debut as a primary sponsor when 2016 race winner Graham Rahal returns to the high banked Texas Motor Speedway for the Texas Indy 600 on June 9. FCC…

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100 Days Out From 102nd Indy 500, Entry List Starting To Take Shape

It’s officially 100 days from the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500. That has led to a mini celebration on social media from teams, drivers and fans themselves celebrating that the biggest event in the world is just around the corner. But, as the days count down, the entry list for the Greatest Spectacle in Racing is starting to form too. As we sit here today, I have 28 cars on the official entry list that have confirmed deals. But, from what I’m hearing, that list could quickly expand to…

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Is It Fair Or Foul That INDYCAR Helped Danica Patrick Get an Indy 500 Ride

It may be Daytona Speedweeks, but it’s never too early to start talking about the Indianapolis 500. Just ask Danica Patrick. She opened the flood gates by comments she made during the Daytona 500 Media Day earlier this week. Patrick, 35, revealed who she’d be racing for in the upcoming Indy 500. While it may have been a slip of the tongue, the gates were opened. Even the team, Ed Carpenter Racing, confirmed it. So did the Verizon IndyCar Series. But, the backstory on how the deal come along is…

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