Josef Newgarden wins in thrilling finish at Texas

By: Spencer NeffMarch 20, 2022 2022 XPEL 375 Results In what has become somewhat of a norm at Texas Motor Speedway, the race was decided by a narrow margin. Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden earned his 21st career IndyCar victory in the XPEL 375, passing teammate Scott McLaughlin for the win on the final corner. AtContinue reading “Josef Newgarden wins in thrilling finish at Texas”

Josef Newgarden leads Final Practice

By: Spencer NeffMarch 19, 2022 Practice 2 Results Combined Practice Results The last pre-race track time began with a 30-minute “special session”. The added practice was completed with seven drivers to help add grip to the second groove. Once that was completed, a 60-minute session began for the 27-car field to dial everything in beforeContinue reading “Josef Newgarden leads Final Practice”

Felix Rosenqvist wins pole at Texas Motor Speedway

By: Spencer NeffMarch 19, 2022 Arrow McLaren SP’s Felix Rosenqvist exercised some demons from past runs at TMS and a frustrating 2021 debut with the team on Saturday. With a two-lap average of 221.110 mph (46.8906 two-lap time), the Varmao, Sweden native earned the pole for Sunday’s XPEL 375. It is Rosenqvist’s second career poleContinue reading “Felix Rosenqvist wins pole at Texas Motor Speedway”

Simon Pagenaud tops opening practice at Texas

By: Spencer NeffMarch 19, 2022 Practice 1 Results During the first 60-minute session in preparation for Sunday’s XPEL 375, Meyer Shank Racing’s Simon Pagenaud led the way. Making his oval debut with the team, the 2016 INDYCAR Champion posted a best lap of 223.087 mph (23.2376 seconds) on the 1.44-mile Texas Motor Speedway. With TMSContinue reading “Simon Pagenaud tops opening practice at Texas”

XPEL 375: Weekend Preview

By: Spencer NeffMarch 18, 2022 The NTT INDYCAR SERIES returns after two weekends off for their second race of the season, the XPEL 375. On Sunday, 27 drivers will contest the first oval event of the season on the 1.44-mile Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. Headlines Following his first career pole and race win,Continue reading “XPEL 375: Weekend Preview”

J.R. Hildebrand to contest oval slate with Foyt

By: Spencer NeffMarch 11, 2022 A.J. Foyt Racing announced that 2011 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year J.R. Hildebrand will return to the team for the oval portion of the NTT INDYCAR SERIES schedule in 2022. Hildebrand ran last year’s Indianapolis 500 with the team, where he started 22nd and finished 15th, best of allContinue reading “J.R. Hildebrand to contest oval slate with Foyt”