Veach, Andretti, Hunter-Reay Quietly Having A Strong Weekend In Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif – After a struggle two weeks ago in Portland, Zach Veach is after one thing and one thing only, getting his momentum back. Heading into the Portland Grand Prix, Veach had it all. He earned his best start of the season in sixth and had four straight top 10 finishes to his credit. Unfortunately, he came home 19th in that race. 

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Ryan Hunter-Reay Earns The Pole For Sunday’s Season Finale In Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif – 11 of the 13 Verizon IndyCar Series races at the Sonoma Raceway have been won from a top three starting spot. Seven of which from the front row. In terms of natural road courses during the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season, four of the five have been won by the pole sitter. No, scratch that, they were dominated by the pole sitter. That’s great news for Ryan Hunter-Reay but not his teammate Alexander Rossi. The Andretti Autosport driver earned his first pole in over four years with circling…

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Pigot, Fittipaldi Hoping To End The Year With New Found Momentum, Veach Hoping To Get It Back

Every driver wants to go into an offseason with as much momentum as humanly possible. When the Verizon IndyCar Series offseason lasts six months, you don’t want your last showing to be a bad one. Well, for two drivers, they have found some big momentum and now hope to keep it. For another, he wants it back. One quiet storyline from two weeks ago in Portland was that of Spencer Pigot. He passed Scott Dixon in the closing stages and held him off for a fourth place finish in his…

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Veach Has Big Momentum, Hoping For 1st Career Win On Sunday

PORTLAND, Ore – Momentum is real folks. Some question how much of a factor that it plays into racing. Well, look no further than what’s happening to Zach Veach as to why it’s real. Veach, just earned his best start of the season in a sixth place qualifying effort for Sunday’s Portland Grand Prix (2:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network). That comes after starting seventh two weeks ago in Pocono. Heading into this weekend’s penultimate race of the Verizon IndyCar Series season, Veach has four straight top 10 finishes in his No.…

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Veach Powers His Way To A Top 5 Finish At Gateway

MADISON, Ill – Zach Veach is arguably one of the hottest drivers in the Verizon IndyCar Series field. On Saturday night, the Andretti Autosport driver charged from a 16th place starting spot on a track that’s difficult to pass to finish in fifth place in his No. 26 Honda. Veach, made up 11 positions in the 248 Lap Bommarito Automotive Group 500 to earn his fourth straight top 10 finish of the season. He’s improving every week and is hitting his goal as well. 

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Veach, Bourdais Hoping Recent Test/New Momentum Turns Into Solid Runs Saturday Night In Gateway

Zach Veach was the quote on quote Guinea pig for the Andretti Autosport team in the Verizon IndyCar Series test at the Pocono Raceway a few weeks ago. He was the lone driver of the four car team to test on the 2.5-mile oval. That led to him getting all the praise from their other three drivers for how well the organization ran as a whole on the Tricky Triangle. Race winner Alexander Rossi and gave most of the credit to Veach’s test and how well the rookie driver did…

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Veach Nets 3rd Straight Top 10 Finish In 6th Place Run At Pocono

LONG POND, PA – Zach Veach headed into Sunday’s ABC Supply 500 at the Pocono Raceway feeling as confident as a rookie could in the Verizon IndyCar Series. See, Veach was one of a handful of drivers to test on the 2.5-mile Pennsylvania race track last week and from all accounts, had a very solid day of action. Plus, Veach entered the weekend with two straight top 10 finishes to his credit on the season. He was seventh on July 15 at Toronto and 10th two weeks ago in Mid-Ohio. He…

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Veach Shining This Weekend In Pocono

LONG POND, PA – So far, this weekend is a coming out party for Andretti Autosports’ Zach Veach. Yes, he finished fourth back in April on the streets of Long Beach but this weekend, the Ohio native is excelling for the organization. Veach, topped the speed charts in the rain delayed morning practice session from the Pocono Raceway then backed that up with qualifying his No. 26 Honda seventh. His two-lap average was 217.587 mph.

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3 Of The 4 Indy Lights Winners At Road America Are Now Rookies In Sunday’s Kohler Grand Prix (12:30 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network)

While a Verizon IndyCar Series is just that, a rookie, out of the five drivers that will be making their first series start this weekend at Road America, three of which have actually not only raced on the 4.014-mile scenic road course before, but they’ve actually visited victory lane too. Last year, Matheus Leist and Zachary Claman DeMelo won both races of the doubleheader weekend in Elkhart Lake. Leist, won the first race for his second career win while finishing fourth in Race No. 2. Claman DeMelo, finished 10th in…

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Despite Being Under The Weather, Veach Having Strong Weekend in Barber

LEEDS, Ala – Zach Veach is heading to the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama (3 p.m. ET/NBCSN/INDYCAR Radio Network) with a ton of momentum. He’s coming off of a career best fourth place finish last Sunday on the streets of Long Beach. Now, he’s racing at the spot of his first career Verizon IndyCar Series start in the Barber Motorsports Park. See, JR Hildebrand would miss last year’s race at the Barber Motorsports Park, so Veach was called in as a replacement. That gave him some good momentum on his…

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