Tony Kanaan Replaces Bourdais In Le Mans, Joins Scott Dixon With Star Studded Team

Originally, just one current Chip Ganassi Racing driver in the Verizon IndyCar Series was supposed to race in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. That was Scott Dixon. But, when current Dale Coyne Racing driver Sebastien Bourdais was injured in a crash two weeks ago qualifying for the Indianapolis 500, his seat in the CGR No. 68 Ford GT for the 24 Hours of Le Mans was left open. Now, a second CGR IndyCar driver joins the mix next month in France. Tony Kanaan will join Joey Hand and Dirk…

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2017 Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona Schedule

The 2017 racing season is about to really begin as the annual Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona will be run this weekend at the Daytona International Speedway. With that being said, the 2017 weekend schedule and TV schedule is out and listed below. Thursday, January 26, 2017 9-10 AM Continental Tire Challenge Practice 10:20-11:20 AM WeatherTech Championship Practice 11:40-12:25 PM Continental Tire Challenge Practice 1:30-2:00 PM WeatherTech Championship Practice 2:20-2:50 PM Continental Tire Challenge Practice 3:10-3:25 PM WeatherTech Championship GTD Qualifying 3:35-3:50 PM WeatherTech Championship GTLM Qualifying 4-4:15 PM WeatherTech Championship…

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IndyCar To Be Represented Well In This Weekend’s Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

There will be 55 cars, 215 total drivers competing in this weekend’s Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona. The star studded field will take to the 3.56-mile Daytona International Speedway road course for the event that will start on Saturday afternoon, and end at the same time that it started on Sunday. With that being said, despite IMSA being a NASCAR sanctioned series, the race this weekend will have an IndyCar feel. Among those 215 drivers though, are 21 of them with IndyCar ties. Overall, seven current full-time Verizon IndyCar Series drivers…

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Ryan Hunter-Reay Set for Long Beach “Double” Next Weekend

INDIANAPOLIS – The “double” is a commonly used term in the racing community for drivers trying to race in both the Indianapolis 500 as well as the Coca-Cola 600 during the Memorial Day weekend. Only four drivers have ever accomplished this feat in the history of both races being run on the same day. Ryan Hunter-Reay though, is trying to do his own “double” but this time it’s not the Indy/Charlotte double. Hunter-Reay will take part in not just the Verizon IndyCar Series race at Long Beach next Sunday, but the…

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