Dixon Has Eventful 6th Place Finish In Barber

LEEDS, Ala – Scott Dixon has got to be thinking what does he have to do to win a race at the Barber Motorsports Park. Monday’s rain delayed Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama saw Dixon finish sixth, his eighth top six finish in nine tries at the 2.3-mile Alabama facility. Five of those are runner-up efforts, as he’s never taken his No. 9 Honda to victory lane in Barber. It was an eventful weekend though for Dixon. 

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Friday’s IndyCar Practice Report From Barber Motorsports Park

LEEDS, Ala – For the third straight week, the Verizon IndyCar Series teams and drivers are back at it. This weekend, it’s at the beautiful Barber Motorsports Park. On Friday, the 23 drivers took to the 2.3-mile Alabama facility for two practice sessions. They were very eventful to say the least. Practice 1 Recap

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Dixon To Compete In American Ninja Warrior

LEEDS, Ala – Though he has the most race wins of any active Verizon IndyCar Series driver, Scott Dixon has his eyes set on a new kind of victory in intense competition – being a bona fide “INDYCAR Ninja.” Dixon, 37, will compete in the 10th season of NBC’s hit obstacle-course competition series “American Ninja Warrior,” which will film its city qualifier and city finals episodes in Indianapolis on April 29-30. The top athletes from the first night of competition move on to the city finals round on the second night. From there,…

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Dixon Eyeing 1st Barber Win, Jones Looking For 1st INDYCAR Victory

Zero. That’s the amount of laps led the Chip Ganassi Racing duo have led in the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season. But, don’t take them too lightly through. If a little bit of luck went on their side, both Scott Dixon and his new teammate Ed Jones could very easily be the championship favorites right now. Dixon, has been very quiet out of the gates. But, he finished sixth and fourth respectively in the first two races of the season, and if not for an ill timed caution last weekend…

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Honda’s, Past Winners Fastest In INDYCAR Practice on Friday in Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif – The Verizon IndyCar Series is back in action this weekend for the annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach (4 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network). In preparation for Sunday 85 Lap race, the drivers and team had two practice sessions around the 1.968-mile Southern California street course on Friday to get up to speed. The story of the day, Honda’s speed. Honda’s have by far been the most dominant manufacturer out of the gates this season. They’ve won both poles and led 67-percent of the overall laps so…

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Chip Ganassi Racing With a Chance To Star This Weekend in Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif – The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach (4 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network) is a star studded prestigious event. It’s fitting that Hollywood isn’t too far from the famed Southern California street circuit. That’s why using the word “star” is a good adjective for how to describe what Chip Ganassi Racing could do in Sunday’s race. See, CGR has been very quiet this season so far. Neither Scott Dixon nor Ed Jones qualified inside the top 10 for a race yet. Both could be considered off their game…

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“These Are The Weekends Where Championships Are Won” Says Dixon After 4th Place Finish

AVONDALE, AZ – Scott Dixon qualified his No. 9 Honda 17th on Friday evening at the ISM Raceway. His car wasn’t to his liking. They knew they didn’t have what it took to win Saturday night’s Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix. So, like champions do, they focused to do the best they could anyways. Dixon, charged to a fourth place finish on Saturday night at the ISM Raceway, a result no one saw coming last night. This finish though, was one that Dixon says wins championships later on…

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Rossi Passes 53 Cars En Route To Hard Fought 3rd Place Finish

AVONDALE, AZ – If the Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Phoenix Grand Prix were won by the fastest car this weekend, Alexander Rossi would be taking home the race winning hardware. Instead, an early mistake cost him the win. Rossi, started fourth and quickly had his car up to third in the first stint of Saturday night’s race at the ISM Raceway in Phoenix. But, on his first stop of the race, he slid through his pit box and into his left front tire changer. 

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Dixon Missed It In Qualifying, Will Start 17th at Phoenix

AVONDALE, AZ – Scott Dixon won the Verizon IndyCar Series’ first race back at the ISM Raceway in Phoenix back in 2016. He was strong last year as well. But, for some reason, the “Ice Man” hasn’t grasped the new car as well as we might have thought he would. Dixon, was the early favorite to win the 2018 championship. If anyone could get a handle of this new 2018 IndyCar the quickest, it would be the seasoned veteran. 

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Top 5 Favorites For Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Pete (12:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla – The season opener is here for the Verizon IndyCar Series. Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Pete (12:30 p.m. ET/ABC/INDYCAR Radio Network) will be the first race of the 2018 season as well as the first race of the new car. With that being said, picking five drivers to win this weekend’s race without any other notes other than three practice sessions and qualifying, especially with the unknowns from a completely new car, is like picking the top five of a NASCAR restrictor plate race. But, I…

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