Colton Herta doubted his chances of winning at Long Beach after an error in qualifying left him 14th on the grid.
Alex Palou becomes the IndyCar Series champion for the first time, clinching his maiden title with a fourth place finish behind eventual race winner Colton Herta.
Colton Herta led all but four laps to win his second career race at Laguna Seca, while Álex Palou took a major step towards the IndyCar Series championship.
Hélio Castroneves said one car came at him ‘like a torpedo,’ while James Hinchcliffe rued his ‘comical’ misfortune after several cars tangled at Portland’s turn one.
Álex Palou wins at Portland after being sent to the back of the field early in the race, while principal championship rival Patricio O’Ward finished outside the top ten.
Romain Grosjean’s fine oval debut put him within striking distance of claiming Rookie of the Year honours for 2021 in the upcoming final three IndyCar races.
Alfa Romeo reserve driver and Ferrari Driver Academy member Callum Ilott will join the Juncos Hollinger team for the upcoming race at Portland.
Josef Newgarden scored his second win of the 2021 IndyCar Series, while Patricio O’Ward took the championship lead after Álex Palou and Scott Dixon were taken out in a multi-car accident.
Will Power claimed pole position for this weekend’s IndyCar race at Gateway while points leader Alex Palou starts on the penultimate row after a penalty.
Romain Grosjean insisted “everyone who thinks it’s easy to run ovals is absolutely mistaken” ahead of his race debut this weekend.
Christian Lundgaard handled the switch from Formula 2 to IndyCar with aplomb, leading on his debut despite a bout of food poisoning.
Alex Palou shrugged off the engine failure in yesterday’s race at Indianapolis which allow championship rival Patricio O’Ward to cut into his lead.
Will Power captured his 40th career IndyCar victory ahead of Romain Grosjean, while championship leader Álex Palou retired with an engine failure.
IndyCar drivers were generally positive about the championship’s new event in Nashville after a crash-strewn race which saw nine caution periods.
Colton Herta explained the crash which brought an end to his dominant run in last weekend’s IndyCar race in Nashville.
Nine cautions periods and two red flags in a crazy race helped Marcus Ericsson to win after being launched into the air and serving two penalties in Nashville.
Marcus Ericsson scored an astonishing win in an incident-packed Music City Grand Prix after being launched into the air early in an early collision with Sebastien Bourdais.
Colton Herta said his Andretti team were “in a league of our own” after dominating qualifying for the Music City Grand Prix in Nashville.
It’s IndyCar’s super sophomores versus the veterans as the series return to action this weekend with the first of six races in eight weeks to decide the champion.
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