Shortly before Helio Castroneves attempted his pole winning qualification attempt on Friday for Saturday night’s MAVTV 500 at Auto Club Speedway, a power outage hit the facility. That came after another “Power Outage” as Verizon IndyCar Series points leader Will Power had a terrible qualification attempt and will start 21st in the 22-car field.
IndyCar has confirmed that the Grand Prix of Houston will not return to the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in 2015.
Just when it looked like a Team Penske driver was going to win the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series championship driving away, the champion may be a driver who wins by default.
With a 39-point lead in the standings and just two races left in the battle for the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series championship, Team Penske’s Will Power isn’t about to let off the accelerator.
Will Power led 229 laps to dominate the ABC Supply Wisconsin 250 at Milwaukee IndyFest and take command of the Verizon IndyCar Series championship standings with two races left.
In a series where the season championship is often determine by one or two points, Team Penske driver Will Power realizes that every point counts.
Sarah Fisher admitted she may have spoke too soon Saturday morning because fellow team owner Ed Carpenter did not want news of an impending merger to be leaked, especially with three weeks left in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
It would be unfair to term Scott Dixon’s victory in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio as “Worst to First” because when it comes to racing at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Dixon is the all-time best
It was a wild frantic final minute of qualifications in the Firestone Fast Six as the top spot changed positions four times in the last moments before Sebastien Bourdais of France claimed the pole for Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Verizon IndyCar Series race.
After scoring his third IndyCar Series championship in 2013 Scott Dixon looked forward to continued success in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series season.