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How Greg Moore shaped Canada's modern IndyCar hero


Greg Moore's tragic death in the 1999 CART IndyCar finale robbed Canada of a motorsport hero. Twenty years on, the nation's current top IndyCar racer James Hinchcliffe opens up about the extent of his idol's influence on his life read more

Remembering Greg Moore - the lost bright star of motorsport


Twenty years ago, one of US motorsport's brightest young talents was lost. Greg Moore was just 24 years old when he died in a crash at Fontana on October 31 1999, but his friends and rivals have no doubt he would have rewritten the record books read more

An F1 outcast's journey to an IndyCar giant


Marcus Ericsson's rookie IndyCar season became almost as uncertain as his final Formula 1 campaign before he bounced back by securing a seat at one of IndyCar's biggest teams for next season. Here's the inside story of Ericsson's 2019 read more

How Penske denied faster Rossi the IndyCar title


Alexander Rossi was the standout performer of a ferociously competitive 2019 IndyCar season, but he wasn't the champion. Josef Newgarden was, thanks to a Scott Dixon style approach and the canny help of his Penske team read more

The young stars opening doors in IndyCar


The Road to Indy system has a great record for launching drivers to the top level, but they've often struggled to stay there. The classes of 2018/19 should change that read more

IndyCar drivers need to police themselves


OPINION: A year on from Robert Wickens' horror crash at Pocono that left him with life-changing injuries, there was a sickening moment of deja vu on Sunday. The worst was avoided - but IndyCar cannot keep depending on the hands of fate read more

Why Alonso's second Indy 500 will be much harder


Fernando Alonso returns to the Indy 500 this year with his sights set on securing the motorsport triple crown. But this year will be much harder than his 2017 attempt, with a new team and a year off to contend with read more

Herta and the young guns ready to upset IndyCar's elite


Colton Herta grabbed the headlines with his record-breaking victory at Austin to become IndyCar's youngest winner. Alongside ex-Indy Lights rival Patricio O'Ward, he's taking on IndyCar's established stars read more

Kimball lands full-time IndyCar drive with AJ Foyt Racing


One-time race winner Charlie Kimball has landed a full-time IndyCar drive with AJ Foyt Racing in 2020, having contested only a handful of rounds last season read more

Palou IndyCar move was a "dream and a goal to fulfil" for two years


New Dale Coyne Racing driver Alex Palou says securing an IndyCar seat was "a dream and a goal to fulfil" for two years read more

Alex Palou to drive for Dale Coyne in IndyCar with Team Goh link-up


Super Formula race winner Alex Palou will compete in the 2020 IndyCar Series, driving for Dale Coyne Racing in a link-up with Le Mans 24 Hours-winning squad Team Goh read more

Penske plays down conflict of interest in IndyCar, Indianapolis buy


Roger Penske hopes his "credibility" will prevent accusations of a conflict of interest following his corporation's purchase of IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway owner Hulman and Company read more

Penske to assesses Indianapolis event options - including F1


Penske Entertainment will assess options for bringing a more adventurous roster of events at Indianapolis Motor Speedway - including a possible IndyCar/NASCAR double-header, endurance racing and the return of Formula 1 read more

IndyCar: Penske purchase will add manufacturer and sponsor interest


Mark Miles, the president of Hulman and Company, believes that Penske's purchase of Indianapolis Motor Speedway and IndyCar will make US open-wheel racing more attractive to manufacturers and sponsors read more

Penske subsidiary buys IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway


A subsidiary of the Penske Corporation has purchased the IndyCar Series and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway among other assets from the previous owner, Hulman and Company read more

McLaren will pay Hinchcliffe's '20 IndyCar salary after ousting him


McLaren will continue to pay James Hinchcliffe's salary during the 2020 season after its controversial decision to oust him from its new IndyCar team read more

Has McLaren SP IndyCar team picked Red Bull's O'Ward for 2020?


McLaren's IndyCar team will send personnel to the Mexican Grand Prix with its Formula 1 squad, but denied that means it will imminently announce Patricio O'Ward as its second driver read more

SPM's Schmidt thinks Ericsson "pretty pissed" at F1 Spa events


IndyCar team boss Sam Schmidt was disappointed Marcus Ericsson was an unused substitute by Alfa Romeo at Formula 1's Belgian Grand Prix, and reckons his driver is "pretty pissed" too read more

Ericsson's IndyCar future uncertain after McLaren/SPM 2020 link-up


Ex-Formula 1 driver Marcus Ericsson admits his IndyCar future is uncertain now his Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports team has joined forces with McLaren for 2020 read more

Newgarden hits out at Ferrucci over late IndyCar Gateway spin


Penske's Josef Newgarden has hit out at IndyCar rookie Santino Ferrucci for causing the championship contender to spin at the last corner of the Gateway race read more