Latest news on Mid-Ohio
A wayward rival knocked both Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports cars out of contention on the opening lap of the IndyCar race at Mid-Ohio, but even behind the cloud of gloom emerged some rays of light, as David Malsher explains.
Felix Rosenqvist says his Chip Ganassi Racing team trusted him not to take out teammate Scott Dixon as the pair fought for victory in the closing stages of the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
Andretti Autosport driver Ryan Hunter-Reay says he was “baffled” by IndyCar points leader Josef Newgarden’s late attempt to pass him for third in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
Scott Dixon admits that "bad choices" on tire strategy left him vulnerable to a late attack from Chip Ganassi Racing teammate Felix Rosenqvist in last weekend's Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
Scott Dixon on worn tires held off Chip Ganassi Racing-Honda teammate Felix Rosenqvist by less than a tenth of a second to score his sixth Mid-Ohio win, the 46th of his career, while a final lap spin for Josef Newgarden closed up the championship battle.
Team Penske-Chevrolet’s Will Power took pole position for the third time this season, fourth time at Mid-Ohio and the 57th time in his IndyCar career, outpacing the three main championship contenders by a considerable margin.
Colton Herta set fastest lap in final practice before qualifying, his Harding Steinbrenner Racing-Honda edging Spencer Pigot’s Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet, as Alexander Rossi and Graham Rahal each showed marked improvements on their Friday performances.
Colton Herta put the Harding Steinbrenner Racing-Honda at the top of the times in second IndyCar practice at Mid-Ohio, while Josef Newgarden shunted as he was about to start his first flying lap on Firestone’s alternate tires.
The facts and figures ahead of the 13th round of the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series – the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio held on the Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course.
This weekend’s Honda Indy 200 on the Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course sees the NTT IndyCar Series supported by all three classes in the Road To Indy – Indy Lights, Indy Pro 2000, USF2000 – as well as the Stadium SuperTrucks and the Global MX-5 Cup. Here’s what’s on, when it’s on, and how to watch it.
Elton Julian’s DragonSpeed team will not compete in this weekend’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio as his team has encountered issues with visas.
American racer RC Enerson will make his IndyCar return in this weekend's Mid-Ohio round, driving Carlin’s #31 entry.