A Change Was Needed, That’s What Brought Tony Kanaan And A.J. Foyt Together, Why Kanaan Feels Extra Pressure

INDIANAPOLIS – A.J. Foyt has 67 career wins in INDYCAR, most of all-time. Unfortunately though, his team hasn’t won a race since the 2013 season. Tony Kanaan has 17 wins to his credit, including the 2013 Indianapolis 500. He hasn’t won a race since the season finale at Fontana in 2014. Those are big reasons to why both sides will join forces for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season and beyond. On Thursday, A.J. Foyt Racing announced that Tony Kanaan will drive the No. 14 Chevrolet for the team in a…

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AJ Foyt Racing Focusing Hard on Race Setups This Week in Indy 500 Practice

INDIANAPOLIS – Its been a long 18 years since AJ Foyt Racing has last went to victory lane at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kenny Brack took his No. 14 entry to victory lane in 1999, but unfortunately, that’s the last year they’ve had the honor of sipping the milk at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. But, with a new engineering staff, new drivers and a new manufacturer, could this could be the year that they contend once again in the Indianapolis 500? That’s why they’re putting so much emphasis on running in…

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Zach Veach Confirmed for 3rd A.J. Foyt Racing Entry at Indy in No. 40 Chevrolet

Long Beach, Calif – It may be the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach race weekend, but some Indy 500 news was revealed on Friday afternoon. American Zach Veach has secured a ride in next month’s 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500. Veach, 22, will drive the No. 40 Chevrolet with Indy Women in Tech Championship presented by Guggenheim for A.J. Foyt Racing. The Ohio native will join Conor Daly and Carlos Munoz with the team next month in Indy. 

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Bit of a Frustrating Day for A.J. Foyt Racing Duo on Friday in St. Pete

St. Petersburg, Fla – Championships aren’t won on the opening day of practice for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. A.J. Foyt Racing has to remember that. With all the changes that were made in the offseason, two new drivers and a manufacturer switch, I think everyone was expecting a little more out of the team on Friday at St. Pete. Instead, it was frustrating. But, it’s just Day 1 as all that matters is improvement throughout the course of the weekend and finishes on Sunday. When you look at…

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A.J. Foyt Racing Likely to Stick With Just 2 Entries for Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS – Al-Fe Heat Treating announced today that they will be back with A.J. Foyt Racing for a seventh consecutive year as a major associate sponsor. The Al-Fe Heat Treating logo will be on both ABC Supply Chevrolets for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. “The 2017 season looks to be an exciting and challenging one for Foyt Racing and we at Al-Fe Heat Treating wouldn’t miss it for anything!” said Kurt Westman, founder and president of the largest commercial aluminum heat treating operation in the United States via a press release.…

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IndyCar Silly Season Year to Date Recap

INDIANAPOLIS – As we near the turn of the calendars toward 2017, most of the Verizon IndyCar Series seats are now filled. This year’s silly season went extremely quick compared to the previous years with several highly sought big named drivers being free agents upon the completion of the 2016 season. That allowed moves to quickly fall into place with most of these deals being worked out prior to the end of this past IndyCar season. The first dominoes to fall were going to be the destinations of Josef Newgarden,…

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Conor Daly, Carlos Munoz Officially Sign with A.J. Foyt Racing for 2017 IndyCar Season

INDIANAPOLIS – The news we all saw coming was officially revealed on Tuesday as Conor Daly and Carlos Munoz were formally announced as the two drivers for the A.J. Foyt Racing driver lineup for the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season. Daly, will pilot the No. 4 entry changed from the No. 41 ride the last several years while Munoz will drive the No. 14 entry for the team. Munoz’ team will be based out of the team’s shop in suburban Houston while Daly team will operate out of a second shop in…

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