Amidst Track Meltdown, AJ Allmendinger Wins Indy’s Road Course Race

NASCAR almost pulled it off. Another new track configuration prompted by a desire to see better racing at a flagship track that has been losing interest. This time they didn’t bring in tons of dirt or repave a track. This time they used the old road course at Indy and for 78 laps, the race was pretty decent.

Read More

How New Englanders Fared At The Indy Road Course Over The Weekend

It was a good day Saturday for Austin Cindric who won the Xfinity Series race at the IMS road course.  It also was a bad day for Brett Moffit who was steering the Chris Our entry as he broke an axle on his mount and placed 31st.  Cape Cod’s Chris Our is a building contractor and resides in Harwich, MA.

Read More

NASCAR Cup Series News & Notes – Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course

For the first time in the NASCAR Cup Series 72-year history, the series will compete at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course in the inaugural Verizon 200 at the Brickyard on August 15 at 1 p.m. ET on NBC, IMS and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course joins the Bristol Motor Speedway Dirt track and the Circuit of The Americas as the third different track the series has debuted at this season.

Read More

NASCAR Xfinity Series News & Notes – Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course

Youngster Ty Gibbs got it done again, taking home the victory in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Watkins Glen International on Saturday. Gibbs, 18, led a race-high and career-best 43 of 82 laps and claimed his third win in 10 starts this season. This weekend, the series heads to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course for the Pennzoil 150 at the Brickyard on Saturday, August 14 and 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN, IMS and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.

Read More

Racing on TV Listings for August 9-15

The latest schedule for TV motorsports, including NASCAR, NHRA, Indycar, ARCA, Whelen Modifieds, Formula E, motocross, superbike, and more can be found here…

Read More

Penske Perfect: Attention To Detail Could Help Logano Learn Ims Road Course

Having driven for Team Penske’s NASCAR program since 2013, Joey Logano knew to watch last year’s inaugural NASCAR Xfinity Series road race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with an eye more toward education than entertainment.

Read More

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum Access, Hours Modified for Brickyard Weekend

INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, July 26, 2021 – The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum eagerly awaits the arrival of fans attending the busy NASCAR-INDYCAR Brickyard Weekend on Aug. 13-15, but fans should be aware of changes in Museum parking and access for the three-day extravaganza of speed.

Read More

SUNDAY’S INDIANAPOLIS 500 ON NBC DELIVERS HIGHEST VIEWERSHIP IN FIVE YEARS

STAMFORD, Conn. – June 2, 2021 – Sunday’s 105th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by Gainbridge ranks as the most-watched Indy 500 in five years averaging a Total Audience Delivery (TAD) of 5.581 million viewers on NBC — up 51% vs. last year (3.692 million), which was run on Aug. 23 due to the pandemic; and up 2% from NBC’s inaugural broadcast of the race in 2019 (5.489 million).

Read More