Spy Shots Of IndyCar's New Aero Kit At COTA

The veil of secrecy surrounding testing activities with IndyCar's new-for-2015 aero kits lasted less than a week. Grainy shots of Chevy's custom bodywork taken from outside the Circuit of The Americas track in Austin, TX., hit the Internet on Tuesday, and based on those images, the first iteration of Pratt & Miller… » 10/15/14 3:35pm 10/15/14 3:35pm

Former IndyCar driver Randy Lanier to be released from prison

Randy Lanier was the former Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year—whose promising auto racing career scandalously careened into oblivion, when he was sentenced to life without parole for his role as an international drug trafficking mastermind. And next week, Autoweek has learned, he will shuffle out of prison a free… » 10/09/14 3:42pm 10/09/14 3:42pm

IndyCar In-Car Theater From Mid-Ohio

The Honda Indy 200 was loaded with passes, crashes and unexpected outcomes as some of the championship leaders struggled while others rose to the occasion at Mid-Ohio. Ride on board with Team Penske's Will Power and Helio Castroneves, Andretti Autosport's James Hinchcliffe, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports' Simon… » 8/07/14 11:51am 8/07/14 11:51am

IndyCar In-Car Theater Houston Race 1 & 2

Last weekend's Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston Verizon IndyCar Series doubleheader featured a standing start amid a downpour on Saturday and a rolling start in cruelly hot conditions on Sunday, making for some excellent in-car footage as drivers attempted to put 750hp down without traction control on the… » 7/04/14 3:56pm 7/04/14 3:56pm

We go "glamping" at the Indy 500

For the first time, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway offered "glamorous camping" or "glamping," on the track's infield during the Indy 500. Across a small lake from the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course's eight hole, IMS settled "Glamptown," a village of 70 10-foot x 15-foot canvas tents. The tents were available with the… » 5/28/14 3:17pm 5/28/14 3:17pm

Race Fans Disapprove Of ESPN's Botching Of The Indy 500 Finish

ESPN on ABC's coverage of the thrilling final laps of yesterday's Indy 500 left many viewers upset, as Bristol's repeated coverage of the race leaders' significant others battled that of the actual racing. Here's a comparison of what ESPN aired versus video from the international feed. » 5/26/14 12:23pm 5/26/14 12:23pm