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IndyCar to Debut Hybrid Power Unit this Year

IndyCar’s new hybrid unit will pair with the 2.2L twin-turbocharged V6 engine used by the series and will debut at the Honda Indy 200, July 5-7.

Pennzoil and IndyCar to Launch New Race Oil at Indy 500

Pennzoil’s new racing oil to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions throughout NTT IndyCar Series.

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Prema Racing to Join NTT IndyCar in 2025

The Prema Racing IndyCar effort will operate out of a “state-of-the-art” facility located in Indiana.

IndyCar Updates its 2024 Hybrid Unit

IndyCar’s new hybrid unit is expected to debut after the 108th Indianapolis 500 for the second half of the 2024 NTT IndyCar Series season, according to the series. IndyCar is working with Chevrolet and Honda to develop the hybrid unit and has completed testing sessions at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Milwaukee Mile, World Wide Technology Raceway,

Mitch Davis Returns to IndyCar’s Dale Coyne Racing

Dale Coyne Racing is welcoming back championship- and Indianapolis 500-winning team manager Mitch Davis to lead the team as it enters its 41st season of NTT IndyCar Series competition in 2024. Davis brings over 40 years of successful motorsports experience, with multiple championship and race wins. He worked for teams including Galles Racing, Patrick Racing, Chip Ganassi Racing, Newman

17-Race 2024 NTT IndyCar Series Schedule Features Return to Milwaukee Mile

Officials with IndyCar have announced a 17-race schedule for the 2024 NTT IndyCar Series season, which includes a much-anticipated return to the historic Milwaukee Mile Speedway for the first time since 2015. The fabled one-mile oval in West Allis, Wisconsin, will showcase the NTT IndyCar Series racing with a doubleheader weekend for the first time

IndyCar to Host $1 Million Challenge in 2024 at Thermal Club

The NTT IndyCar Series will bring its pulsating, wheel-to-wheel action to The Thermal Club in Riverside County, California for a unique, made-for-TV racing exhibition during the 2024 season. The special event from sunny Southern California will offer a $1 million prize to the winner, and will receive a network broadcast showcase on NBC. Race Day

IndyCar Extends NTT Entitlement Partnership with Multiyear Agreement

Officials with Penske Entertainment’s IndyCar have announced NTT and NTT data have extended the entitlement partnership of North America’s premier open-wheel motorsports series, the NTT IndyCar Series. NTT has served as the title sponsor since 2019. The new multiyear agreement will have NTT and NTT DATA continue as the Official Technology Partner for IndyCar, the

Indy Lights Rebrands as INDY NXT by Firestone with 14-Race Schedule

The pathway to North America’s premier open-wheel racing series has a new final level: INDY NXT by Firestone. INDY NXT will feature a new generation of global racing talent, competing for podiums and the opportunity to join the NTT IndyCar Series. The rebranded racing series, formerly known as Indy Lights, will stage 14 races in

Force Indy Announces Expansion for 2023

Force Indy—the race team created to develop talent with a diverse group of individuals—has announced an expansion for the 2023 season, with two drivers running under Force Indy’s banner as part of established teams competing in series within the NTT IndyCar Series ladder system.  Ernie Francis Jr. will drive the No. 99 Force Indy entry

IndyCar Releases Complete 2023 Schedule

IndyCar has announced a 17-race schedule for the 2023 NTT IndyCar Series as the sport’s athletes will be showcased with traditional weekend dates, 13 races on NBC and a late-summer swing leading to another climactic ending to the 2023 championship. The 2023 season opens Sunday, March 5, on the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida. Racing

Indycar, IMS Announces New Director of Medical Services

Dr. Julia Vaizer will succeed Dr. Geoffrey Billows as the director of medical services for IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). Vaizer becomes the first female medical chief in the sanctioning body’s and track’s history. Vaizer, who has served as the assistant medical director for IndyCar and IMS since 2021, also served as acting medical