Will Power wins at Portland in big day for Team Penske
PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Josef Newgarden tightened his grip on the IndyCar championship with a trouble-free run at Portland International Raceway and a victory by teammate Will Power.
Newgarden, Penske hope to continue winning ways at Gateway
MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Josef Newgarden will have a chance to expand his points lead in the IndyCar series with a win Saturday night at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway.
The Latest: Power wins shortened Pocono race marred by wreck
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway (all times local):
Will Power has the won a shortened race at Pocono Raceway, the 13th straight season...
LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Alexander Rossi is in good position to gain on IndyCar series leader Josef Newgarden even if he didn't win the pole Saturday for the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports...
Will Power wins record 4th pole at Honda Indy 200
LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Will Power was in a good place in his head and inside the Team Penske Chevrolet as he made the 13 turns around the 2.258-mile Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on...
Pagenaud chasing Newgarden, Rossi in IndyCar in Iowa
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — IndyCar points leader Josef Newgarden has spent much of the season holding off a hard-charging Alexander Rossi.
Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud looks poised to...
Pagenaud wins 2nd straight pole at Iowa
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Simon Pagenaud will start first in Saturday's IndyCar race at Iowa Speedway after winning the pole for the second week in a row.
TORONTO (AP) — Simon Pagenaud won his third race of the season and Alexander Rossi tightened the championship race with Josef Newgarden in IndyCar's Sunday race through the streets of...
Rossi wins IndyCar race at Road America
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — On a race car driver's list of nice problems to have, Alexander Rossi's biggest issue Sunday ranks pretty high. During a dominant drive at Road America, Rossi had to keep...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Takuma Sato went over 220 mph in qualifying Friday to earn the pole for the IndyCar Series race at Texas.
Sato got his ninth career pole with a two-lap qualifying...
DETROIT (AP) — Scott Dixon has had a lot of memorable days as a five-time IndyCar season champion.
There's a good chance, though, it will be easy for him to remember what happened...
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the Detroit Grand Prix (all times local):
Scott Dixon has won the Detroit Grand Prix, giving the five-time champion his first win this year and...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Simon Pagenaud earned $2.67 million with his first Indianapolis 500 victory.
The pole winner led 116 of the 200 laps on Sunday and became the first French driver to win...
One of the busiest days in motorsports will get underway on the French Riviera.
Formula One kicks it all off with the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, when the dominant Mercedes team will look...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on Carb Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (all times local):
Marcus Ericsson and his Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports team beat Scott Dixon...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on Indianapolis 500 qualifying (all times local):
American Spencer Pigot earned the top seed in the Indianapolis 500 pole shootout after...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power and Simon Pagenaud put Team Penske atop the speed chart on the first day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 and immediately parked their Chevrolets.
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IndyCar hoping debris deflector helps protect drivers
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power got his first real glimpse at IndyCar's new debris deflector Wednesday. He is still getting used to the small piece on the front of his race car.
Alexander Rossi races to second straight Long Beach win
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Alexander Rossi weaved his scooter through a horde of pedestrians and deftly maneuvered around the sun-drenched fans still partying in the streets of Long...
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the Grand Prix of Long Beach (all times local):
Alexander Rossi has become the first driver in 12 years to win back-to-back on the...
IndyCar energized by strong field and electric crowd
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Simon Pagenaud sat down between Will Power and Graham Rahal ready to discuss his best qualifying event of the season.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Alexander Rossi will try to win his second consecutive race through the streets of Long Beach from the pole.
The defending race winner snagged the top starting spot...
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joey Logano led a Ford sweep at Martinsville Speedway with another pole-winning run for Team Penske.
Logano turned a lap at 97.830 mph in Saturday qualifying to earn...
Team Penske’s Power to start on pole at IndyCar Classic
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Will Power topped qualifying once again. Now he has a chance to turn pole position into a tidy little payday if he can drive to another victory.
Another race and another Penske victory with IndyCar win
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Team Penske's hot start to the motorsports season continued Sunday with a Josef Newgarden victory in the IndyCar season opener — the fourth win for a Penske car in...
The Latest: Newgarden gives Roger Penske yet another win
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the IndyCar season-opening race at St. Petersburg (all times local):
Josef Newgarden has won the IndyCar season-opening race to...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Roger Penske's teams are off to such a strong start to the motorsports season that his IndyCar group arrived at the season-opening event under pressure to match the...
Power, Penske collect Indy 500 trophies
DETROIT (AP) — Last year, Will Power finally broke through and won the Indianapolis 500, so he can cross that accomplishment off the list.
Now 37, Power is reaching an age when it's fair to wonder how much longer he'll keep at it.
The Latest: Takuma Sato snatches win at Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on the IndyCar race at Portland International Raceway (all times local):
Takuma Sato has snatched a victory at Portland International Raceway by benefiting from yellow flags to cycle his way into the lead.
It is the third IndyCar victory for the Japanese driver and first since he won the Indianapolis 500 last season. Sato won for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.
Will Power wins pole in IndyCar return to Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Will Power is clinging to a spot in the championship race and the Indianapolis 500 winner will start from the pole in IndyCar's return to Portland International Raceway.
Power won the 54th pole of his career and fourth of the season. The Australian is coming off a victory last weekend and a victory Sunday on the permanent road course would ensure he's got a shot at winning his first IndyCar title.
Championship race centerpiece of IndyCar return to Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — IndyCar's championship race is the centerpiece of the long-awaited return to Portland International Raceway, once a schedule staple for American open wheel racing and now a throwback to headier times.
Dixon still leads as IndyCar championship chase tightens up
MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Scott Dixon has done very little wrong the past five weeks, being a model of consistency in the midst of an IndyCar championship chase he hopes will deliver him a fifth title in the open-wheel series.
Power takes splash of gas, wins IndyCar race at Gateway
MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Will Power used to hate racing on ovals about as much as he hates conserving fuel.
The oval part has changed considerably this season. The fuel part?
"I was just, 'Ah! Come on! Let's race this properly!'" Power said Saturday night, after some of his closest rivals began saving every last drop as they tried to finish on one less pit stop.
"I was just so stoked," Power said, "when they said, 'Let's just go hard.'"
The Latest: Power wins IndyCar race at Gateway
MADISON, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the IndyCar race at Gateway Motorsports Park (all times local):
Will Power got the fuel strategy right to win Saturday night's IndyCar race at Gateway Motorsports Park, keeping his championship hopes alive and giving team owner Roger Penske another win at the track.
Newgarden pleads for patience after shaky IndyCar starts
MADISON, Ill. (AP) — Alexander Rossi was criticized and exonerated for the way he led the field to green at Mid-Ohio, and Will Power was likewise found without fault after a collision behind him last week at Pocono.
That doesn't mean the starts of recent IndyCar races haven't been shaky.
Scott Dixon qualifies 13th for Pocono race
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Scott Dixon has been about flawless as he chases his fifth IndyCar championship.
He hit a minor bump at Pocono.
Days after signing a contract extension with Chip Ganassi Racing, Dixon had one of his worst qualifying performances of the season. He starts 13th on Sunday, well behind his closest championship contenders.
Power goes for 3rd straight win at Pocono to aid title shot
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Will Power flirted with the idea of hurling a baseball much like a cricket bowler would throw the ball toward a batsman.
Power, an Australian former rugby and cricket player, had second thoughts as he took the mound to throw the first pitch before a recent Philadelphia Phillies game.
"I'd probably get booed," he said, laughing.
Even Aussies know what triggers the official sound of contempt in Philly.
LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Alexander Rossi took a gamble Sunday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course that paid off with his second IndyCar victory of the season and fourth overall.
Starting from the pole and using a two-stop strategy while the rest of the field pitted three times, the 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner finished 12.8 seconds ahead of rookie Robert Wickens in the caution-free race on the 13-turn, 2.258-mile permanent road course. The race covered 90 laps and 202.3 miles.
Rossi wins pole for Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio
LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Alexander Rossi won his third pole of the season Saturday, leading qualifying for the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Rossi, the 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner, denied Will Power his third pole at the Lexington, Ohio, course. His NAPA Auto Parts Honda had a one-lap speed of 125.677 mph over the 13-turn, 2.258-mile permanent road course.
"This is special," Rossi said. "Road courses are not the strongest attribute for me."
LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Winning the Indianapolis 500 for the first time two months ago gives Will Power hope another drought will end Sunday.
Power is among the favorites for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. This is a race he has never won, but he's come close. He has been on the pole three poles. He finished second four times, including the past two years, and had seven top-10 finishes in nine starts.
He was at it again Saturday, qualifying second behind Alexander Rossi.