Update: Rossi returns to pits after taking early hit

Sports 05/11/19, 15:08

The Latest on the IndyCar Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (all times local):4 p.m.American Alexander Rossi suffered damage to his car as the green flag waved to start Saturday's IndyCar Grand Prix.Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, steers his car ...

Herta posts fastest time in final warmup for IndyCar GP

Sports 05/11/19, 11:28

American Colton Herta posted the fastest lap in the final warmup session for Saturday's IndyCar Grand Prix.The 19-year-old rookie completed the 2.439-mile, 14-turn road course in 1 minute, 9.2003 seconds. He'll start fourth in the race at Indianapolis.Five-time series champion ...

Rookie Rosenqvist claims 1st pole at IndyCar Grand Prix

Sports 05/10/19, 17:01

Swedish rookie Felix Rosenqvist won the pole for Saturday's IndyCar Grand Prix by edging teammate Scott Dixon in qualifying Friday.Rosenqvist finished with a fast lap of 1 minute, 8.2785 seconds. Dixon, of New Zealand, made it an all Chip Ganassi ...

IndyCar drivers eager to compete after extended break

Sports 05/10/19, 15:09

All Colton Herta wanted to do after crashing at Long Beach was race. All he did over the next 3½ weeks was test for two days in Indianapolis.The interminable wait finally ended Friday.Twenty-four days after competing in California, Herta and ...

IndyCar to debut safety device earlier, at Indy road race

Sports 04/26/19, 14:49

IndyCar announced Friday it will start using its new debris deflector at the May 11 road race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, moving up the debut from the Indianapolis 500 two weeks later.The 3/4-inch-wide titanium "AFP" piece is bolted to the ...

IndyCar hoping debris deflector helps protect drivers

Sports 04/24/19, 13:29

IndyCar drivers will be using a new safety device starting with next month's Indianapolis 500.Series officials say each car will be fitted with a ¾-inch-wide titanium debris deflector, which is intended to protect the driver's head in the open cockpit.A ...

McLaren headed back to Indy 500 and eventually IndyCar

Sports 04/23/19, 14:54

McLaren made the Indianapolis 500 its personal playground in the 1970s with three victories in 10 appearances. Then the manufacturer was done, back to England with a focus on Formula One and no time for "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing."Fernando ...

Earnhardt joins NBC Sports coverage of Indianapolis 500

Sports 04/03/19, 14:21

NBC Sports will use retired NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. in its inaugural broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 next month.The second-year analyst will be part of a team that features 14 commentators and host Mike Tirico and analyst Danica Patrick.Earnhardt ...

IndyCar Classic a “home” race for Foyt family

U.S. 03/22/19, 14:30

Larry Foyt's memories of the Austin area mostly involve water skiing and packs of adolescent boys sneaking a peek at the nudist beach in an area called Hippie Hollow.The president of A.J. Foyt Racing would like to add something new ...

Update: Bourdais exits IndyCar opener with car trouble

U.S. 03/10/19, 13:10

The Latest on the IndyCar season-opening race at St. Petersburg (all times local):2:05 p.m.Sebastien Bourdais will not win his third consecutive IndyCar race on the streets of his home city.Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports driver Marcus Ericsson (7) of Sweden drives ...

Wickens feted before IndyCar’s season-opening race

Sports 03/10/19, 09:02

The IndyCar field surprised Robert Wickens with an early 30th birthday celebration before Sunday's race at St. Petersburg.Wickens is at a track for the first time since he suffered a spinal cord injury in an August race. He turns 30 ...

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