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Chip Ganassi Racing caps week with another win in Belle Isle finale

Chip Ganassi Racing caps week with another win in Belle Isle finale

[ad_1] DETROIT — Sebastien Bourdais and Renger van der Zande delivered the second big victory to Chip Ganassi Racing this week, topping the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship results in the Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle Raceway. It was the second consecutive victory in Detroit for Ganassi’s No. 01 Cadillac, which won last year …

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Can Next Gen car help return Cup to Indianapolis oval?

Can Next Gen car help return Cup to Indianapolis oval?

[ad_1] MADISON, Illinois — The positive reviews for last weekend’s racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway marked another triumph for the Next Gen car on an intermediate track. That raises the question of if the car could help the Cup Series return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s oval. This season marks the second year Cup cars will …

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IndyCar practice speeds dominated by silly season heading into Belle Isle’s final race

IndyCar practice speeds dominated by silly season heading into Belle Isle’s final race

[ad_1] DETROIT — The milk has barely been washed out of Indy 500 winner Marcus Ericsson’s firesuit, and the NTT IndyCar Series silly season has gone wild. The Swede is the new points leader, free agency has picked up at a dizzying pace, and the reigning IndyCar champion said his name wrongly was placed into …

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Indy 500 winner Marcus Ericsson has watched last two laps 10-15 times: ‘I still pinch myself’

Indy 500 winner Marcus Ericsson has watched last two laps 10-15 times: ‘I still pinch myself’

[ad_1] DETROIT – The path to victory in the 106th Indy 500 for Marcus Ericsson might have started on the streets of Belle Isle in Detroit. The Chip Ganassi Racing driver will hope to continue the ride with a second conscutive victory in Sunday’s Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix — where he scored his first NTT …

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How to watch, start times, TV info and live streaming, schedule

How to watch, start times, TV info and live streaming, schedule

[ad_1] IndyCar Detroit start times: The NTT IndyCar Series will say goodbye this weekend to Belle Isle Raceway, which has played host to races for 30 years. Next year IndyCar will move across the Detroit River to downtown D-town on a new street course that will offer viewing opportunities for fans and probably fewer encounters …

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Marcus Ericsson earns $3.1 million for Indy 500 win, largest purse in race history

Marcus Ericsson earns $3.1 million for Indy 500 win, largest purse in race history

[ad_1] INDIANAPOLIS – With more than 325,000 fans on-hand, the second-largest crowd in a quarter-century, Roger Penske and Penske Entertainment Corp. delivered the largest Indianapolis 500 purse ever, reflective of the historic previous two weeks that saw record-setting speeds and a first-time champion. Penske nearly doubled what a year ago was the second-smallest purse since the turn …

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