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Dixon eyes record-tying 7th championship after Nashville win

Aug. 07, 2022 20:20 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Scott Dixon passed Mario Andretti for second on IndyCar's all-time wins list with a victory Sunday in the messy Music City Grand Prix that pulled him within reach of a record-tying seventh series championship. Dixon overcame a poor qualifying effort, damage...

McLaughlin wins Nashville pole; Grosjean, Lundgaard follow

Aug. 06, 2022 19:41 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Scott McLaughlin won the second pole of his IndyCar career and Romain Grosjean and Christian Lundgaard earned their highest starting spots of the season in rain-delayed qualifying for the Music City Grand Prix. McLaughlin won the pole on a flying final run...

Cup Series welcomes Russian driver's return to racing

Jul. 30, 2022 15:31 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Daniil Kvyat spent nearly two years waiting anxiously to race again. After being relegated to reserve driver for last year's Formula One season, he watched helplessly as his team withdrew from the world endurance series in March when the governing body imposed...

Newgarden continues Penske dominance at Iowa with 4th win

Jul. 23, 2022 19:12 PM EDT

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Josef Newgarden was furious when he was beaten by his teammate for the pole at Iowa Speedway. He overcame his fury by winning the race. Newgarden extended the Team Penske dominance at Iowa by winning the first race of a weekend doubleheader...

Scott Dixon ties Mario Andretti with 52nd career IndyCar win

Jul. 17, 2022 18:50 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Scott Dixon had been waiting more than a year to join Mario Andretti in second place on IndyCar's career wins list. The only one ahead of him now is A.J. Foyt. The six-time series champion finally snapped a 22-race winless streak Sunday when he held...

Herta breaks IndyCar streak with pole-winning run at Toronto

Jul. 16, 2022 18:18 PM EDT

Colton Herta finally broke through. After nine consecutive races with nine different pole winners, the 22-year-old Californian became IndyCar's first two-time pole winner this season. Herta posted a fast lap of 59.2698 seconds Saturday on Toronto's bumpy, 11-turn, 1.786-mile...

Ericsson quietly hoping to extend IndyCar lead at Toronto

Jul. 16, 2022 17:08 PM EDT

Marcus Ericsson won't let Saturday's qualifying disappointment ruin his breakout season. He still heads into Sunday's race at Toronto atop the IndyCar standings an with a chance to pad his lead. He's also still able to avoid the traditional midseason fanfare and the truth is,...

Michael Andretti calls Mid-Ohio team actions unacceptable

Jul. 05, 2022 17:37 PM EDT

Michael Andretti acknowledged Tuesday that the meltdown of his IndyCar team at Mid-Ohio was unacceptable and said his four drivers will be expected to work together as teammates the remainder of the season. Andretti led an emergency meeting after Sunday's race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car...

Column: Chaos inside Andretti Autosport as teammates fume

Jul. 04, 2022 15:24 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Michael Andretti wants Formula One to believe that he should be the team waving the American flag in the world's most popular motorsport series. The meltdown of his flagship IndyCar team at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course can be his Netflix audition tape. ...

McLaughlin picks up IndyCar victory in front of his parents

Jul. 03, 2022 16:45 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — As Scott McLaughlin celebrated with his parents and Team Penske on the quaint victory podium at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, a full-blown crisis raged across the paddock at Andretti Autosport. McLaughlin picked up his second career IndyCar victory on Sunday,...