IndyCar

Ryan Hunter-Reay (28) drives his car during practice for the IndyCar Series auto race Saturday, July 7, 2018, at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
July 07, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Defending IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden's up-and-down season is back on an upswing after a dominant win at Road America two weeks ago. Newgarden is back at Iowa Speedway — the scene of perhaps his most impressive performance back in 2016 — in hopes of closing the gap further...
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June 24, 2018 - 3:38 pm
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Pole sitter Josef Newgarden dominated the IndyCar race at Road America on Sunday, leading 53 of 55 laps for his third victory of the season. The defending series champion crossed the finish line with a comfortable 3.38-second cushion over second-place finisher Ryan Hunter-...
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Red Bull Racing driver Daniel Ricciardo, of Australia, waits to ring the third practice session for the F1 Canadian Grand Prix auto race, Saturday, June 9, 2018 in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 21, 2018 - 2:45 am
MONTREAL (AP) — Daniel Ricciardo drove go-karts while growing up in Australia and found himself drawn to stock car racing and the big personalities behind the wheels. "I loved a lot of motorsports, but as far as the ovals go, I was more into NASCAR," Ricciardo said this month. "Dale Earnhardt was...
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, celebrates after winning the IndyCar auto race Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
June 10, 2018 - 12:43 am
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Scott Dixon didn't spend much time sharing the spot with Michael Andretti for the third-most wins in Indy-car history. A week after a matching victory, Dixon led the last 119 laps in the IndyCar Series race at Texas on Saturday night to move ahead of Andretti with career...
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, makes a pit stop during the IndyCar auto race Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Larry Papke)
June 09, 2018 - 11:47 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on IndyCar race at Texas Motor Speedway (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Scott Dixon won his second consecutive IndyCar Series race to quickly break a tie for the third-most career wins in Indy-car history. Dixon led 119 of 248 laps at Texas on Saturday night for his...
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FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, Mark Reuss, General Motors executive vice president of global product development, attends the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The start of an IndyCar race in Detroit was delayed by 30 minutes when a General Motors executive who was driving the pace car crashed into a wall. No one was seriously injured in the crash Sunday afternoon, June 3, 2018. Mark Reuss was driving the Corvette during a pace lap shortly before the race's scheduled start time when it spun and crashed. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
June 04, 2018 - 10:28 am
DETROIT (AP) — The start of an IndyCar race in Detroit was delayed when the General Motors executive driving the pace car crashed into a wall. No one was seriously injured in the crash Sunday. It delayed the race about 30 minutes. Mark Reuss was driving when the Corvette spun and crashed during a...
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Scott Dixon drives through the first turn during the first race of the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix auto racing doubleheader, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 02, 2018 - 7:51 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Scott Dixon won his 42nd IndyCar race, pulling even with Michael Andretti for third on the career list. Dixon did it by outlasting three of Andretti's drivers — including his son. Dixon raced to his first IndyCar victory of the year, beating Ryan Hunter-Reay by 1.8 seconds at Belle...
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Scott Dixon drives through the first turn during the first race of the IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix auto racing doubleheader, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 02, 2018 - 5:42 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest from Saturday's IndyCar race at Belle Isle (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Scott Dixon raced to his first IndyCar victory of the season, outlasting Ryan Hunter-Reay by 1.8 seconds at Belle Isle. Dixon hadn't led a lap all season until Saturday, but this was his fourth top-...
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Will Power, of Australia, leads the field on a restart late in the Indianapolis 500 auto race on his way to wining at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/R Brent Smith)
May 28, 2018 - 12:29 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The new version of the IndyCar that made its Indianapolis 500 debut on Sunday was hard to drive in traffic, difficult to pass and so squirrely in the corners that some of the sport's biggest names found an unceremonious end to their day in the wall. For the most part, though,...
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Will Power, of Australia, celebrates after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
May 28, 2018 - 3:05 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power lost three consecutive championships before he decided a change was in order. He knew he must improve on oval tracks to be considered among the best in racing. If there was any doubt how serious Power was about his turnaround, he settled it Sunday by winning on the...
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