Colton Herta held off a soft-tyred Josef Newgarden over several late restarts to clinch victory in the second race of the IndyCar season.
In the round-up: Herta pips Harvey to pole, Power 20th in St Petersburg • F1 team asset value could hit £5bn – Stroll • Verschoor leads F2 test
Colton Herta became the seventh different driver to win an IndyCar this year after controlling proceedings in the second race of the weekend at Mid-Ohio.
Simon Pagenaud started last and won in Iowa, aided by an extended caution period following a huge crash involving Colton Herta and Rinus VeeKay.
Josef Newgarden has won the IndyCar championship for the second time after Colton Herta won a lively season finale at Laguna Seca.
In the round-up: Herta on Portland pole • King gives his view of Hubert crash • De Vries tipped for Mercedes Formula E seat • Haas have “clear vision” of tyre troubles
Josef Newgarden scored his third IndyCar victory of 2019 in Texas, extending his championship lead over Alexander Rossi, who finished second.
IndyCar rookie Colton Herta scored a shock win in IndyCar’s first race at the Circuit of the Americas after long-time leader Will Power hit trouble in the pits.