Josef Newgarden has claimed the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series championship at the season finale at Laguna Seca. The race itself was won from pole position by rookie, Colton Herta.
2017 IndyCar Series champion, Josef Newgarden, recently answered a few questions for The Checkered Flag’s Jordan Groves. The current IndyCar championship-leader discussed his season so far, his hopes for the next few months and his career so far.
After taking his second podium in the first two races of the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series, Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden has said that the consistent points earned so far will help him a lot when it comes to his potential title challenge.
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Pole sitter Will Power will miss the opening IndyCar race of 2016 around the streets of St Petersburg due to illness, with Spaniard Oriol Servia taking his place on the grid.
Team Penske’s Tim Cindric has confirmed that Helio Castroneves will be returning to the Indianapolis 500 in 2019. Despite crashing out of the race, Helio did enough to impress the team, so much so that they will once again have him back in one of their cars next year.
Josef Newgarden assumed the lead of Sunday’s Verizon IndyCar Series race around the streets of Toronto thanks to a well-timed caution period, but thereafter he was in total control of the race.