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    Report: Racing innovator Andy Granatelli passes away at 90
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    Indy racing legend Andy Granatelli passed away on Sunday in Santa Barbara, CA, due to congestive heart failure. He was 90. Granatelli was famous for his innovation in American open-wheel racing, kicking off his Indy career with an entry in the 1946 race. His creative streak didn't really kick off ...

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    Breaking: Dario Franchitti to retire following aftermath of Houston wreck
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    Dario Franchitti will heed the advice of doctors and retire from competitive racing. Franchitti, 40, was seriously injured at last month's Grand Prix of Houston when his Indy car speared off the track and into the catch fencing, injuring both himself and spectators. The Scottish driver suffered a ...

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    Official: Acura to roll out NSX Prototype for Mid-Ohio IndyCar race
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    Acura will tease us yet again with its next-gen NSX when it makes an appearance at Mid-Ohio Raceway before the circuit's IndyCar race early next month. To be fair, the car's in-motion debut won't take the form of a production model – that's still a ways off – the vehicle will be a ...

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    Official: IndyCar Series returning to Houston at Reliant parking lot street circuit
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    When the IRL and Champ Car reunited a few years ago, the fear among drivers from the latter series was that the calendar would remain dominated by oval speedways. But these days the resulting IndyCar Series races on more street circuits and road courses than it does speedways, and soon we'll be ...

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    IndyCar: Sparks fly as thrilling Indy 300 closes season [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Cafes do Brasil Indy 300 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Heading into the final race of the 2010 IRL IZOD IndyCar Series Championship, early championship leader Will Power clung to a 12-point lead over the fast-closing Dario Franchitti. The two drivers had each been strong on ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Indy Japan 300 settles oval championship [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Indy Japan 300 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Heading into Saturday, only two races remained in the 2010 Izod IndyCar Series season, and the championship is coming down to the wire. Team Penske's Will Power raced to an early lead in the standings, his dominating performances ...

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    Las Vegas campaigning for Indy season closer
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    It's been a few years since single-seaters roared through America's Playground, but they could be back before we know it. And back in a big way, if the latest reports from the world of motorsport materialize. The Las Vegas Motor Speedway hosted IRL races from 1996 to 2000 and Champ Cars from ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Kentucky Indy 300 comes down to fuelish decisions [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Kentucky Indy 300 from Kentucky Speedway – Click above for high-res image gallery
    For the IRL IndyCar Series, the 2010 Kentucky Indy 300 was all about the number "200." It was the 200th race in IRL history. The drivers would be running 200 laps around the 1.5-mile Kentucky Speedway. ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Peak Antifreeze and Motor Oil Indy 300 [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Peak Antifreeze and Motor Oil Indy 300 from Chicagoland Speedway – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It might seem that the 2010 IndyCar championship is a foregone conclusion. After all, Team Penske's Will Power has a sizable lead in the standings and there are just four races ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Just five races remain on the 2010 Indy Racing League IndyCar schedule, and only one of those is a road course. The final four rounds of the championship will all be contested on ovals – but this weekend the ...

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    Monterey 2010: A century of Indianapolis 500 entrants féted at Pebble
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    Indianapolis 500 100th Anniversary at Pebble Beach – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 95th running of the Indianapolis 500 this May represented the 100th Anniversary of "The Greatest Spectacle In Racing." The unbroken streak halted a total of five years during our involvement with ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With just six races left on the schedule, the IndyCar Series moved to its penultimate road course event: Mid-Ohio. While series leader Will Power was in position to wrap up the inaugural Mario Andretti trophy for the ...

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    Helio Castroneves reportedly fined $60,000 for Edmonton tirade
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    The Indy Racing League has handed down its punishment in the case of the race winner who was robbed. Following the controversial end of the IndyCar race in Edmonton last week, apparent winner Helio Castroneves drove into the pits, hopped out of his car and went after anyone wearing IRL gear. We ...

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    IndyCar offers fans a chance to design 2012 aero kits
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    2012 IndyCar Concepts – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Indy Racing League announced a "new"chassis for the 2012 season, but left open the possibility for other companies to design the "clothes" that chassis will wear. The hope was that some new names will enter the running if ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Honda Indy Edmonton offers a view to a thrill [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Honda Indy Edmonton – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The IndyCar Series stayed north of the border after the last race in Toronto, moving from the street circuit around the CN Tower to the City Centre Airport course in Edmonton. One of the best tracks for fans, the flat ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Honda Indy Toronto [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Honda Indy Toronto – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The IndyCar Series made a major announcement since the last race at Watkins Glen, deciding to stick with Dallara as its chassis supplier, but opening the game up a bit by allowing other manufacturers the option to supply aero ...

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    Report: Lotus to increase involvement in Indy
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    Lotus is back in IndyCars, and it's there to stay. After launching its own F1 team (in name, anyway) and announcing its intentions to expand further into other forms of motorsport, the legendary British firm revealed its sponsorship – together with engine partner Cosworth – of one of ...

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    IndyCar: 2010 Iowa Corn Indy 250 at Iowa Speedway [SPOILERS]
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    2010 Iowa Corn Indy 250 at Iowa Speedway – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The IndyCar Series moved on to the plains of Iowa for the eighth round of the 2010 Championship with a new points leader – Indy 500 Champ Dario Franchitti. Ryan Briscoe had moved up in the standings ...

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    IndyCar goes Turbo: 2012 engine regs open to multiple manufacturers, configurations
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    The Indy Racing League has yet to announce the selection of its new chassis, but in the meantime has announced new engine regulations that will take effect in 2012. The saga of engine suppliers in the series has been a convoluted one. During its inaugural season in 1996, carry-over engines from ...

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    IndyCar: Road Runner Turbo Indy 300 at Kansas Speedway [Spoilers]
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    2010 IndyCar Road Runner Turbo Indy 300 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The IZOD IndyCar Series moved from the streets of Long Beach to the banked oval of Kansas Speedway for the fifth race of the season, the Road Runner Turbo Indy 300. It's the first oval of the year for the ...

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