In the second part of RaceFans’ countdown of the top ten IndyCar drivers for 2022, we reveal drivers ranked from fifth all the way to number one.
2022 IndyCar season articles archive
RaceFans’ Top 10 IndyCar drivers of 2022: 10-6
In the first of this two part countdown, RaceFans looks back at the ten best drivers of this year’s IndyCar season, starting with drivers ranked tenth to sixth.
IndyCar title contender McLaughlin extends contract with Penske
Scott McLaughlin has extended his contract with Team Penske to remain in IndyCar in a new, multi-year deal ahead of this weekend’s season finale.
Ilott cleared for Road America IndyCar return
Callum Ilott has been cleared by IndyCar doctors to return to racing at the Road America round this weekend, after missing Detroit.
Ferrucci to substitute for injured Ilott in Detroit
Callum Ilott will sit out this weekend’s IndyCar race in Detroit after sustaining a hand injury in his crash during last weekend’s Indianapolis 500.
O’Ward signs McLaren SP contract extension until end of 2025
Patricio O’Ward has signed a contract extension with McLaren SP that will keep him at the IndyCar team until the end of the 2025 season.
Paretta opts for trio of road and street races instead of Indy 500 return
Paretta Autosport will miss the Indianapolis 500 this year in favour of taking on at least three road and street course events in the 2022 IndyCar season.
Ilott aims to emulate Dixon and Power with “long career” in IndyCar
Ferrari say their driver academy member Callum Ilott is on a “gap year” in America but he sees the possibility for a long-term future in IndyCar racing.
Johnson commits to full IndyCar season including Indy 500 in 2022
Seven-time NASCAR Cup series champion Jimmie Johnson will continue in IndyCar next year for his first full-time campaign.
Hulkenberg to make IndyCar test debut in “one-off” run for McLaren SP
Nico Hülkenberg will drive an IndyCar for the first time in a test for McLaren SP at Barber Motorsport Park on October 25th, the team has announced.
Alpine junior Lundgaard switching to IndyCar in multi-year deal
Alpine academy driver Christian Lundgaard has signed a multi-year deal to race for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing in IndyCar.
IndyCar announces 17 race schedule for 2022 season
IndyCar’s returns to Toronto and Iowa are confirmed, along with a February start in St. Petersburg, Florida and the 106th Indianapolis 500 on 29 May.