A first-ever event in China and two venues that return after multi-year absences highlight the IZOD IndyCar Series schedule for 2012 announced today. The 2012 season, which will feature the return of engine manufacturer competition and a new universal chassis produced by Dallara Automobili, kicks off Sunday, March 25, withContinue Reading

Josef Newgarden, who drove the No. 11 Copart/Score Big/Robo-Pong Dallara for Sam Schmidt Motorsports (SSM) to this year’s Firestone Indy Lights championship, is the recipient of the 2011 “Securing Tomorrow” Award for being the series’ winningest driver in 2011. The resident of Hendersonville, Tenn., who turns 21 on Thursday, scoredContinue Reading

Infineon Raceway, best known for its annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event, and CrowdOptic, a maker of crowd-driven mobile solutions, today announced a partnership to deploy CrowdOptic mobile technology at the Sonoma Valley venue for the 2012 motor-racing season. Under the partnership, Infineon Raceway will initially use CrowdOptic technology toContinue Reading

Two-time Daytona 500 winning crew chief Larry McReynolds, who serves as an analyst on the NASCAR broadcast team for FOX Sports, watched over his son Brandon as the annual three-day ARCA Racing Series test session kicked off on Friday at Daytona International Speedway. Approximately 60 drivers are participating in theContinue Reading