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Ahead of the biggest race of the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series, fan-favourite and Team Penske veteran, Hélio Castroneves, sat down with The Checkered Flag’s Jordan Groves to discuss his return for the 2019 Indianapolis 500 and his quest for his fourth win.
As a 26-year-old lap record falls, Oliver Jarvis leads the way at the 2019 Rolex 24 at Daytona qualifying to put the Mazda Team Joest #77 on pole position.
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Filipe Albuquerque lost out on victory at Petit Le Mans with just two corners remaining as he ran out of fuel, allowing Renger van der Zande to come through for victory. Felipe Nasr and Eric Curran are your 2018 champions!
Extreme Speed Motorsports and Mazda Team Joest were fastest in practices three and four at Road Atlanta, Corvette finished 1-2 in GT Le Mans in both sessions, while Mercedes and Audi customers topped GT Daytona.
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BoP, as it usually is, was a big talking point surrounding the LM GTE categories at Le Mans. How much did it play a role in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans that ended with a Porsche one-two and clear advantage for the German team?
It was a clean 45-minute warm up session this morning, ahead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, as the teams prepared and made the final adjustments to the cars ahead of the blue-ribboned event.
The fourth round of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship ran caution-free throughout, and saw class victories for Acura Team Penske, Porsche GT Team and 3GT Racing.
Dane Cameron confirmed Acura Team Penske as the team to beat this weekend in Mid-Ohio as he led the way in final practice on Saturday morning.
Despite a delayed start and two subsequent red flags, Acura Team Penske once again finished one-two in Mid-Ohio practice, with Juan Pablo Montoya leading the way in the wet.
Ricky Taylor was fastest for Acura Team Penske in opening practice at Mid-Ohio, while the GT classes were lead by Porsche and BMW.
Mustang Sampling Racing Cadillac took advantage of a superior pitstop strategy and pure car speed to take their second win of the season at the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series round at Long Beach. Heartbreak for Porsche saw Tommy Milner clinching GTLM victory for Corvette.
Neither Acura Team Penske saw the chequered flag in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring but Ricky Taylor feels there are still positives to take away from the event.
Pipo Derani and the #22 ESM Tequila Patron Nissan dominated hours 4-6 of the Sebring 12 Hours as the race reached its half-way point. A rash of caution periods in the fifth hour bunched the field up but Derani was able to build a sizeable lead until a caution at the end of the sixth hour.
Tristan Vautier, Connor de Phillippi and Daniel Serra all set class lap records at Sebring to take pole position for Saturdays Mobil 1 Twelve Hours.