Tag: IndyCar Series
Over the white line: a sign of the times for Bentley
What is the world coming to when you have to instruct your staff to run the Bentley on used chip fat?Categorised under: Archive, F1, IndyCar Series
IRL: Conway lands IndyCar drive for 2009
Former GP2 racewinner and British F3 champ Mike Conway has been confirmed with IndyCar Racing League team Dreyer & Reinbold for the 2009 season.Tagged as: Dennis Reinbold, Dreyer & Reinbold, IndyCar Series, John Barnes, Mike Conway
IRL: Surfers Paradise video highlights
See Sheffield’s Justin Wilson blast past Marco Andretti, Will Power throw away a certain victory, and fellow Aussie Ryan Briscoe take the chequered flag in front of his home fans.Tagged as: IndyCar Series, Nikon Indy 300, Surfers Paradise, videos
IRL: Aussie Briscoe rules as season finally ends
Almost two months after Scott Dixon wrapped up the 2008 IndyCar championship in Chicago, the series has run its final race of the season – a non-points holiday jaunt to Surfers Paradise in Australia.
GP2: our verdict on Mike Conway’s season
To say that it’s not been a vintage year for British drivers in GP2 is something of an understatement. Our only regular starter has Mike Conway at Trident Racing, experiencing a pretty frustrating season. Brits on Pole takes a look at how he fared.
IRL: Wilson feels Newman’s loss at Texas test
Justin Wilson made a successful return to the Texas Motor Speedway as his Newman/Haas/Lanigan team used their final test of the 2008 season to work on their lack of oval racing experience.
Paul Newman: actor, driver, team boss, legend
The actor, philanthropist and motor sport supporter Paul Newman has died of cancer at the age of 83.Tagged as: Carl Haas, IndyCar Series, Newman/Haas/Lanigan, Paul Newman, Ron Dennis, Sebastien Bourdais
IRL: Manning loses drive in Indycar musical chairs
Darren Manning has lost his Indycar drive at Foyt Racing to Vitor Meira, the Brazilian who found himself suddenly out of work when Brit Dan Wheldon jumped from Target Chip Ganassi.Tagged as: AJ Foyt, Darren Manning, IndyCar Series, Vitor Meira
Racing splits: Is Formula One heading for disaster?
Earlier in the season, just when the threat of a split in world motorsport seemed to be receding, up popped Max Mosley and Bernie Ecclestone with dangerous talk of F1 breakaways and rivals to GP2. But if it happens, does it have to end in tears?Categorised under: Archive, Champ Car, F1, IndyCar SeriesTagged as: Bernie Ecclestone, CART, Champ Car, FIA, Flavio Briatore, Formula One, Formula Two, GP1, GP2, GP3, IndyCar Series, Max Mosley, sports administration, Tony George