The NTT INDYCAR SERIES will be back in action this Friday, July 17 at Iowa Speedway for another doubleheader weekend at the .875-mile tri-oval. Established in 1955, Road America is located midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. 10 NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing Honda ended the undefeated start to the 2020 season by his teammate, Scott Dixon. The 2020 season marks Marshall Pruett's 34th year working in the sport. By Road to Indy | Published: Dec 14, 2020 Every racing season comes with its share of ups and downs. Kellett, who drove eight races for Foyt in 2020 sharing the #14 entry with Sebastien Bourdais and Tony Kanaan, will move to the #4 car to become … “I had so much pace and I … The race was restarted on Lap 3, but it went back under yellow flag conditions at the end of the lap with more trouble from Power. In his role today for RACER, Pruett covers open-wheel and sports car racing as a writer, reporter, photographer, and filmmaker. “It was a lot of hard-earned seconds there that we lost in the pit a couple of times,” Rosenqvist said. The contact had a ripple effect as Santino Ferrucci, driving the No. It’s four out of four for Ganassi, which is huge.”. In addition to public race weekends such as the REV Group Grand Prix at Road America, the track offers group event programs, the Road America Motorplex for karting and supermoto, and the Road America Motorcycle and Advanced Driving Schools. This race was for my 10 car crew, the NTT DATA crew. Heading into the first corner, Will Power in the No. Jul 11, 2020, 11:18 PM. His previous-best finish was second last year at Mid-Ohio and Portland. He was checked and released from the infield care center and finished 23rd. Marcus Ericsson 11. 2019 NTT INDYCAR SERIES Rookie of the Year Rosenqvist completed a stirring comeback to pass O’Ward on the second-to-last of the 55 laps of the race, pulling away to win by 2.8699 seconds at the checkered flag. 28 DHL Honda. “But we had so much pace. ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin – With an average age of 20.7 years old, the youngest front row in NTT INDYCAR SERIES history will take the green flag at noon (ET, NBC) today in the REV Group Grand Prix Race 2 at Road America, led by 21-year-old Pato O’Ward. Following Rosenqvist and O’Ward on the podium was Alexander Rossi in the No. Rosenqvist proved to have one of the fastest cars all day long. But we’re here. Scott Dixon 2. In his previous career, he served as a mechanic, engineer, and team manager in a variety of series, including IndyCar, IMSA, and World Challenge. In Turn 1 on the first lap, multiple veteran drivers saw trouble and had their days ended. Do not miss a thing even when you're on the go! Oct 1, 2020 INDYCAR; About the track. He closed the gap to around five seconds when he made his final pit stop on Lap 43, two laps later than O’Ward’s last stop. The consistent start to the year leaves him second in the series standings, 54 points behind Dixon, whose three-race win streak ended with a 12th-place finish in the No. The race was the first to be run with full access opened for fans since the Covid-19 pandemic halted racing in March. RACER has learned that the June 21 date for Road America has been moved to Toronto’s original weekend of July 10-12 but the scenic road course in Elkhart Lake will now host a Saturday/Sunday doubleheader. By: Marshall Pruett. Sweden is tak... After suffering issues in the first three races of the season, a third-place finish for Alexander Rossi... Felix Rosenqvist scores his first career win at Road America. Got a little squirrelly coming out of Turn 5 there, but good show and good fun.”. And then when they said Pato was on the used reds, you obviously get a lot of faith that he might drop off in the end, and that’s what happened. Home Motor Sport IndyCar Series Road America 2020 - Results. Here's the biggest news you missed this weekend . IndyCar At Road America July 12, 2020 Harvey Fights Back to Road America Finish After Early Shunt Elkhart Lake, Wisc. Past track winners. But few drivers experienced the kind of roller coaster ride that Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship driver Christian Rasmussen had this year driving for Jay Howard Driver Development. Fans are back at Road America and the NTT INDYCAR SERIES' stars couldn't be happier to have them back. Consistency is key and 2. His best finishes were his 20th place finishes in the two races at Road America. Rosenqvist exited pit road with a 5.4-second gap to O’Ward with 12 laps to go. Help betting; Archives of the website; Calendar of the season; Competitions prize list; Statistics; Popular. Iowa Jul 16, 2020 to Jul 18, 2020 I think we showed that we have everything to do it. Marcus Ericsson finished fourth for his third straight top-10 finish and his best result of the season in the No. Established in 1955, Road America is located midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Its legendary four-mile, 14-turn road circuit has challenged the world’s best racers for over 57 years. I’m excited for the rest of the season.”. Motor Sport - Home; IndyCar Series - Home; General Links. 30 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Dallara DW12-Honda Takuma Sato drove to victory in August’s Indianapolis 500 has been retired. 5 Arrow McLaren SP Chevrolet, winning the NTT P1 Award for pole in qualifying this morning and leading 43 of the 55 laps. ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin – Felix Rosenqvist outdueled Pato O’Ward in a thrilling late-race battle to score his first career NTT INDYCAR SERIES victory in the REV Group Grand Prix presented by AMR Doubleheader Race 2 on Sunday, July 12 at Road America. I really want to thank Arrow McLaren SP, Team Chevy. The 640-acre, park-like grounds offer amazing viewing opportunities, fantastic concessions and high-speed excitement to thousands of spectators each year. Alex Palou 4. Liveries – 2020 REV Group Grand Prix at Road America July 11, 2020 July 12, 2020 dreynolds15 2020 , INDYCAR , LIVERIES , REVGROUPGP , ROAD AMERICA The Open Wheel’s INDYCAR liveries feature with photos of all cars and drivers at the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES REV Group Grand Prix at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The two raced side-by-side toward Turn 6 just inches apart from each other. Super pace, the car was fantastic. He started seventh and found himself in the top five quickly. Established in 1955, Road America is located midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The No. Also Honda. “I was pushing, pushing, pushing, but I just couldn’t keep Felix behind me. “It feels so good,” Rosenqvist said. Current events. shares. 1. Pato O’Ward 9. 27 AutoNation / NAPA AUTO PARTS Honda with his best finish of the season after a rough start to the year. Rosenqvist then pulled away in his No. 9 PNC Bank Chip Ganassi Racing Honda. “Just stay cool, and then we went for it, really. Fans are back at Road America and the NTT INDYCAR SERIES' stars couldn't be happier to have them back. He was leading late in the fourth event of the season at Road America until Chip Ganassi Racing’s Felix Rosenqvist passed him, but he still finished second and did so twice more in 2020. 2020 Road America GP IndyCar Race 2 results Charles Bradley 7/12/2020. Then, in Turn 3 just as the caution flag flew, Power made contact with Graham Rahal’s No. But as the end of the race neared, O’Ward’s used Firestone red tires, the alternate compound option, began to fall off and allowed Rosenqvist to close the gap quickly. The 2014 NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion went off course in Turn 13 and spun into the grass. Social Media Twitter: @roadamerica Facebook: @RoadAmerica Instagram: @roadamerica Official Hashtag: #REVGroupGP, 2020 INDYCAR® IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF BRICKYARD TRADEMARKS, INC. / PRIVACY POLICY & TERMS OF USE, MILLER: How IndyCar's promoters helped save the season, Jimmie Johnson begins ‘very steep learning curve’ of getting comfortable in IndyCar. “It’s been a long time. It’s been really good. He spent most of the afternoon hunting down O’Ward, who jumped out to a lead as large as nine seconds at one point. With the momentum, Rosenqvist cleared O’Ward in the next corner and sailed to the checkered flag for his first career victory in North America’s top level of open-wheel racing. “I gave it everything, every little bit I had,” O’Ward said. Five-time IndyCar Series champion Scott Dixon earned his third successive victory of the 2020 season in the first of two races this weekend at Road America Saturday. 2020 Road America GP IndyCar Race 1 results. 88 Capstone Turbine Honda. In addition to public race weekends such as the REV Group Grand Prix at Road America, the track offers group event programs, the Road America Motorplex for karting and supermoto, and the Road America Motorcycle and Advanced Driving Schools. At (…) But the 28-year-old continued the dominating start for Chip Ganassi Racing, which has won all four NTT INDYCAR SERIES races this season. Rosenqvist’s chase resumed after the pit road mishap with a 7.5-second gap to O’Ward. The season is set to open June 6 … The contact sent Hunter-Reay spinning into the corner, ending the 2012 NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion’s day and resulting in a 22nd-place finish. By: Charles Bradley. Every race just hasn’t had a lock, just hasn’t come together until now. 20 U.S. Air Force Chevrolet of Conor Daly over the final stint, which put O’Ward in turbulent air and cost him time. The World Challenge America headlines an all Sports Car weekend at Road America, bringing exotic GT3 machinery to the popular circuit. Scott Dixon and Chip Ganassi in victory lane at Road America (Photo: Chris Owens) Road America Results July 11, 2020 NTT Indycar Series. Pos | Driver. IndyCar Series - 2020. Ryan Hunter-Reay 5. Santino Ferrucci 7. We kept closing in half a second every lap. Today we went all for it. Revisit all the action from Round 4 of the 2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season - the REV Group Grand Prix at Road America in less... Catch all the action from the second race of the REV Group Grand Prix doubleheader. Grand Prix of Indianapolis Race 1 Jul 2, 2020 to Jul 4, 2020 . Used all my push-to-pass on one lap and got him. Rosenqvist caught O’Ward on Lap 54 and made a thrilling pass for the lead exiting Turn 5. The first race begins at 8:30 p.m. (ET, NBCSN) Friday, with Race 2 of the Iowa INDYCAR 250s scheduled for 8:30 p.m. (ET, NBCSN) Saturday. The jack dropped while the left front tire was not secured. Colton Herta 6. Rosenqvist’s drive in the No. Jul 12, 2020, 11:46 AM Felix Rosenqvist won the second race of the Road America REV Group Grand Prix double header on Saturday, the fourth round of the NTT IndyCar Series near Elkhart Lake… Road America will be one of three doubleheader weekend for IndyCar this season, along with Iowa (July 17-18) and Laguna Seca (Sept. 19-20). The car was really, really good. Road America Jul 10, 2020 to Jul 12, 2020 . IndyCar live and real time racing updates and information. I’m really proud to be powered by NTT and Honda this year. Road America has announced that it will welcome Vintage Indy to the event line-up for the July 9-12 REV Group Grand Prix presented by AMR Doubleheader weekend, which will … Ferrucci was assessed a penalty for avoidable contact but rebounded to finish sixth. The 640-acre, park-like grounds offer amazing viewing opportunities, fantastic concessions and high-speed excitement to thousands of spectators each year. 18 SealMaster Honda, made contact with Jack Harvey in the No. 15 Fifth Third Bank Honda. 2020 Road America GP IndyCar Race 2 results Felix Rosenqvist won the second race of the Road America REV Group Grand Prix double header on Saturday, … Follow your favorite team and driver's progress with daily updates We like running up front. 10 Dallara-Honda to win by 2.8699 seconds in Chip Ganassi Racing’s fourth consecutive victory to open the 2020 season. Herta is the only driver to score a top-10 finish in every race this season. O’Ward, the 21-year-old Mexican who won the pole in his Arrow McLaren SP Chevy, led 43 laps and drove as well and hard as anyone could ask but basically ran out of tires. Graham Rahal 8. Due to the fluid nature of the outbreak this information is subject to change. Takuma Sato 10. The scintillating finish between Rosenqvist and O’Ward capped a race that was eventful and exciting from the start. comments. Colton Herta rounded out the top five in the No. Rossi’s previous best finish this season was 15th at the season opener June 6 at Texas Motor Speedway. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, ten races have been cancelled (including the Detroit doubleheader), five rescheduled, and five replacement races added. Social Media Twitter: @roadamerica Facebook: @RoadAmerica Instagram: @roadamerica Official Hashtag: #REVGroupGP. Browse through 2020 IndyCar Road America results, statistics, rankings and championship standings. Alexander Rossi, who is off to a tough start in 2020, is the defending winner at Road America. In eight starts throughout the 14-race 2020 season, Kellett recorded an average finish of 23.0. Power also was assessed a penalty for avoidable contact. Still, 2018 Indy Lights champion O’Ward, who is racing in his first full-time season, scored his best career finish in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES. Two things we learned from the doubleheader at Road America: 1. Felix Rosenqvist, driver of the #10 NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing Honda, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning Race 2 of the NTT IndyCar Series Rev Group Grand Prix at Road America on July 12, 2020. Rahal attempted to correct the car, but instead he went spinning into the grass and made heavy contact with the wall. The 17-race 2020 schedule was initially announced on September 1, 2019; there was one change from the 2019 IndyCar Series calendar with Pocono Raceway being replaced by Richmond Raceway, the latter track returning to the series for the first time since 2009. Will Power 3. Social Media Twitter: @roadamerica Facebook: @RoadAmerica Instagram: @roadamerica Official Hashtag: #REVGroupGP, 2020 INDYCAR® IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF BRICKYARD TRADEMARKS, INC. / PRIVACY POLICY & TERMS OF USE, MILLER: How IndyCar's promoters helped save the season. Its legendary four-mile, 14-turn road circuit has challenged the world’s best racers for over 57 years. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet made contact with Ryan Hunter-Reay and the No. Harvey finished 17th. Road America also marked the 10th career pole for Newgarden, who improved after posting the third-fastest speed in practice with a 1-minute, … (12 July 2020) - Road America played host to … Power rebounded to finish 11th after bringing out the final full-course caution flag of the race. CLICK HERE: Qualifying Results | Starting Lineup/Tires INDYCAR to Welcome Fans for July-9-12 Race Weekend at Road America The NTT INDYCAR SERIES will welcome fans back to the track for the first time in 2020 on July 9-12 at Road America for the REV Group Grand Prix presented by American … Road America at Road America on July 10th, 2020. We just missed that little extra in keeping the rear tires under us. Rosenqvist looked to the outside of O’Ward but then backed out and went low, pulling a crossover move on O’Ward. In addition to public race weekends such as the REV Group Grand Prix at Road America, the track offers group event programs, the Road America Motorplex for karting and supermoto, and the Road America Motorcycle and Advanced Driving Schools. O’Ward dominated the day in the No. Rosenqvist passed O’Ward for the lead with two laps to go in a sliding crossover move at Road America to capture his first IndyCar victory and keep Chip Ganassi’s team unbeaten in 2020. The series is a part of a global series racing in Europe, Asia, and America showcasing a new race format with 90-min double-header races featuring full-service pit stops, driver changes, and increased strategy. We’ve been close so many times. But Rosenqvist continued to chip away at O’Ward’s lead, helped by more durable Firestone black (primary) tires and a joust between O’Ward and the lapped No. The teams and drivers of the NTT IndyCar Series will journey to Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin this weekend for the first doubleheader race weekend of the 2020 season. Toronto’s loss could be Road America’s gain and a way to try and help preserve IndyCar’s ever-changing schedule. Its legendary four-mile, 14-turn road circuit has challenged the world’s best racers for over 57 years. The crew had to jack the car again to fasten the tire, and Swedish native Rosenqvist lost all progress he had made on Mexican driver O’Ward. 8 Huski Chocolate Chip Ganassi Racing Honda. So, it was a really good fight with him there. Scott Dixon won the first race of the Road America REV Group Grand Prix double header on Saturday, the third round of the NTT IndyCar Series near Elkhart Lake, WI, from ninth on the starting grid. We also extend our thanks to INDYCAR for embracing this new doubleheader schedule to give our fans and our frontline heroes a memorable experience that they have patiently been waiting for.” The dual races at Road America are currently scheduled to be the third and fourth rounds of the 2020 season, taking place on July 11-12. Felix Rosenqvist outdueled Pato O’Ward for his first NTT IndyCar Series victory Sunday, making a furious charge into the lead with just more than a lap to go at Road America. A problem during a pit stop hindered Rosenqvist’s drive to the front. “We got some good points this weekend, and we’re looking forward to Iowa. 60 AutoNation/SiriusXMHonda. 5 min read.