Zach Veach to Sub for JR Hildebrand at Barber

INDIANAPOLIS – Zach Veach, a six-time race winner in Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires competition, will make his Verizon IndyCar Series debut this weekend at Barber Motorsports Park as a substitute driver for injured JR Hildebrand. Ed Carpenter Racing announced today that Veach, the 22-year-old from Stockdale, Ohio, will fill in for Hildebrand in the No. 21 Fuzzy’s Vodka Chevrolet at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by America’s First. A bone in Hildebrand’s left hand was broken April 9 in a final-lap incident during the Toyota Grand…

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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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Veach Leads Flag to Flag in Wild Indy Lights Race at Watkins Glen

WATKINS GLEN, NY – Zach Veach made a power move from his fifth starting position to first by the first lap around the 11-turn Watkins Glen International facility and never looked back en route to his second Indy Lights victory of the season. Veach led all 25 lap en route to the crucial victory on Saturday afternoon. But, it was a huge race for championship implications as points leader Santiago Urrutia had a rough afternoon.

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Ed Jones/Kyle Kaiser Quickest in Indy Lights Practice on Friday

WATKINS GLEN, NY – After a month off, the Indy Lights drivers took to the 11-turn Watkins Glen International road course on Friday for not just one, but two practice sessions. These were the only two sessions of the weekend, as the 12 drivers will only qualify tomorrow morning then race in the afternoon. With the points battle becoming a heated six man show, these two sessions were important to get accustomed to the 3.4-mile track. In the opening session, Carlin Racing’s Ed Jones led the way with a lap of…

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Urrutia Sweeps Mid-Ohio Weekend, Gains Points Lead

LEXINGTON, OH – Youngster Santiago Urrutia may very well be on his way to a three-race Mazda Road to Indy scholarship in the Verizon IndyCar Series in 2017, as the Schmidt-Peterson Motorsports driver led every lap in not just yesterday’s Indy Lights race, but also in today’s 38 lapper to en route to a double victory at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this weekend. Urruita, started on the pole in both races and never looked back as he now takes a 17 point lead into the next race a month…

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Santiago Urrutia Cruises to Indy Lights Victory in Race 1 at Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON, OH – Its been a perfect weekend for Uruguay native Santiago Urruita. The Schmidt/Peterson Motorsports driver was quickest in the lone practice session of the day on Friday, then backed that up with a pole position this morning. In the race, Urrutia dominated. Urrutia, led flag to flag as he led all 30 laps en route to his third victory of the season. The win tightens up the points battle as Urrutia is now only six points behind leader Ed Jones for the lead with four races to go…

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Rosenqvist/Serralles Lead Indy Lights Practices on Friday in Toronto

TORONTO – It’s a doubleheader weekend in Toronto for the Indy Lights stars, as the 14 drivers took to the 1.786-mile street circuit for the lone two practice sessions of the weekend on Friday. It’s their only time to tune up their cars before two races and a qualifying session the rest of the way, which made these two issues very interesting to say the least. In the opening session, Felix Rosenqvist, who’s missed the last two races weekend’s, paced the way with a lap of 1:08.3020-seconds in his No.…

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