Team Penske Shines in Gateway Test

Madison, Ill – It should come to no surprise that Team Penske was among the top two teams in the Verizon IndyCar Series test at the Gateway Motorsports Park on Tuesday afternoon. Gateway, is a short oval just like last weekend’s race at Phoenix was. In Phoenix, Penske saw all four cars qualify in the top five, all four practice in the top five and nearly saw all four finish there. If not for an issue for Josef Newgarden having to pit towards the end to repair his front wing, Penske…

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Gateway Test Brings Promise, Hope, for A.J. Foyt Racing

Madison, Ill – A test is just a test right? When the Verizon IndyCar Series heads to a track for an open test session, last time I checked, points aren’t awarded and money isn’t given to anyone when the checkered flag drops on the days session. But, today’s IndyCar test at the Gateway Motorsports Park, well it has to feel like a win that pays out a ton of money for the A.J. Foyt Racing camp. In fact, if points and money were awarded today, the entire Foyt camp earned everything…

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Hildebrand Crashes, Conor Daly/Chevrolet’s Lead IndyCar Testing at Gateway on Tuesday, Full Test Report

Madison, Ill – For the first time in years, the Verizon IndyCar Series saw their full compliment of drivers invited to take part in an open test at the Gateway Motorsports Park on Tuesday. The series saw select drivers test there last Fall, but this is the first time the full field was invited to the track. In Tuesday’s test, Chevrolet drivers were really strong, as they took the top five speeds in the each of the two test sessions on Tuesday afternoon, including eight of the nine drivers in the…

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IndyCar Drivers, 2 Indy Lights Teams to Test at Gateway on Tuesday

INDIANAPOLIS – It’s officially the Month of May, but before we see any cars on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, they first will be making a stop at the Gateway Motorsports Park. On Tuesday, all 21 Verizon IndyCar Series drivers as well as two Indy Lights Series teams will test at Gateway in preparation for the inaugural August 26 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Presented By Valvoline. The test will run from 12-3 pm locally (1-4 pm ET) and 4:30-7:30 pm locally (5:30-8:30 pm ET). Indy Lights teams will test at 10:45 a.m.…

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IndyCar Race at Gateway Gets Title Sponsor, Bommarito Automotive Group 500

The Bommarito Automotive Group, the leading retailer of new and used vehicles in the St. Louis region, is partnering with Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois to sponsor the inaugural Verizon IndyCar Series event at the track on August 26. The title of the INDYCAR event at the 1.25-mile oval will be the Bommarito Automotive Group 500. The announcement was made today at the St. Louis Auto Show. Truly an international event, the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 for the first time will bring to GMP all of the cars and…

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IndyCar Likely Going to Fill Labor Day Date, But It Will be Tough

INDIANAPOLIS – Now that we officially know that the roller coaster of an event that was formally known as the “Boston Grand Prix” is over, where does the Verizon IndyCar Series turn? Do they try and replace the street course race at Boston with another event? Honestly, they have to. But, unfortunately, it’s not going to be easy and it may not go well.

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