New schedule has Josef Newgarden seeing double (points) again in 2020

“It’s a shame that we miss any event this year,” Newgarden said. “As a racer, you look forward to each one of them. If any of them drop off, it’s a tough pill. Detroit is more so because it is such an important race for us at Team Penske. It’s in our backyard for Penske […]

Indie developers affected by GDC postponement invited to apply for relief fund

Last Friday, after multiple large publishers cancelled their appearances at the event, the yearly Game Developers Conference was postponed. Originally scheduled for March 16-20 in San Francisco, the conference has been postponed to “later in the summer” due to concerns about potential spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. GDC say they will refund the cost of passes […]

IndyCar’s revised schedule gives Tony Kanaan an extra race in 2020

“T.K. is a very likable person,” Dixon said. “You just have to go to dinner with the guy once, and you understand why that is. The ups and downs were a competitive scenario where he was helping you for a win or helping someone else for a win. There was never a dislike or distrust. […]

IndyCar team owner Bobby Rahal riding out the COVID-19 shutdown

“Back in the heyday of CART in the 1980s and into the 2000s, we raced at Laguna in October and we drew huge crowds,” Rahal said. “I don’t think it is a negative at all coming to these great events. I don’t care what sport you are in; you are trying to make the best […]

De 10 beste races van Jim Clark

De Italiaanse Grand Prix 1967 wordt vaak omschreven als de beste prestatie ooit van Clark, en zelfs een van de meest memorabele prestaties in de Formule 1. De feiten: Clark pakte pole en voerde mee de kopgroep aan met teamgenoot Hill en de Brabhams van Jack Brabham zelf en Denny Hulme. In die tijd werd […]

Fittipaldi succesvol geopereerd aan beenbreuken na WEC-crash

Fittipaldi is naar verwachting acht weken uitgeschakeld en zou derhalve zijn geplande Indy 500 debuut, met Dale Coyne Racing, moeten missen. Door beschadigingen aan het chassis en de afwezigheid van een geschikte vervanger voor Fittipaldi zal DragonSpeed dit weekend ook niet deelnemen aan de WEC-race op Spa. Het LMP1-deelnemersveld bestaat derhalve uit slechts zeven bolides.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will race IndyCar stars in iRacing at Michigan

The 2-mile oval was chosen by IndyCar drivers as the third track in the six-race series. Earnhardt heartily endorsed Michigan as a potential iRacing venue Monday along with Daytona and Talladega. Michigan nearly was selected by fans as the opener in the iRacing Challenge.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will race the No. 3 vs. IndyCar stars in Michigan iRacing

The 2-mile oval was chosen by IndyCar drivers as the third track in the six-race series. Earnhardt heartily endorsed Michigan as a potential iRacing venue Monday along with Daytona and Talladega. Michigan nearly was selected by fans as the opener in the iRacing Challenge.

Takuma Sato back with Rahal Letterman Lanigan in 2020

“He is making a lot fewer mistakes than he used to make,” Rahal said. “Some of that is having confidence in the car and the team. People forget, I retired when I was 45 and was still finishing on the podium. Takuma still has some good years left to win races and get on the […]

The 10 most innovative data science companies of 2020

Strava is a fitness social network that allows runners, cyclists, and other athletes to upload and share workout statistics and routes with each other. But it also has the world’s largest anonymous, aggregated, and active transportation data set, which it’s using to make cities more pleasant places to run and cycle. At the end of […]