Tag: IndyCar

Sage Karam Interview | IndyCar driver talks about the IndyCar iRacing Challenge

As mainstream motorsports shut down their seasons amid the coronavirus pandemic, IndyCar driver Sage Karam welcomed them into his planet – digital racing. Karam, a twenty five-calendar year-old who has raced six moments in the Indianapolis 500, also is a planet-class talent powering the wheel of a racing simulator at his property in Nazareth, Penn.

With real racing on maintain due to the fact of the pandemic, IndyCar joined with online racing simulation provider iRacing final month to phase the to start with in a six-race digital year, the IndyCar iRacing Challenge. 20-five IndyCar regulars competed at Watkins Glen International,

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IndyCar cancels Detroit Grand Prix due to coronavirus

Roger Penske has canceled the doubleheader race at Detroit and modified the IndyCar agenda Monday as the series continues to be on hold in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.

Penske told The Connected Press he experienced no alternative but to cancel the two races at Belle Isle for the reason that Michigan is under a remain-at-property buy and workers are unable to start off developing the track. Penske is the promoter of that race.

“We’re under lockdown, we just cannot do just about anything,” Penske reported. He experienced formerly told AP he could transfer the function to later in

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IndyCar goes to virtual racing as Penske ponders Indy 500’s fate

BREAKING: Roger Penske has produced the conclusion to postpone the Indy five hundred until August. That more recent story is listed here. Preceding story on IndyCar iRacing appears under.

 

IndyCar is not confident when it can get its automobiles on track to officially start off the season. For now, the sequence will adhere to the direct of other racing leagues and go virtual.

IndyCar’s initially iRacing celebration will be Saturday with a 25-car area. The track is nonetheless being resolved by supporter vote.

IndyCar, like all athletics, has been idled for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic, which strike the

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NASCAR, IndyCar will run races without fans due to coronavirus

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — IndyCar and NASCAR will the two race this weekend with out spectators, the newest sports sequence impacted by problems more than the COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic.

IndyCar pushed ahead with Sunday’s season-opening race following the mayor of St. Petersburg stated Thursday followers would not be permitted to attend. Only important staff can enter the fenced region encompassing the short-term road class by way of downtown St. Petersburg.

Opponents will have to response a questionnaire for health screening just before entry. Apply periods, the driver autograph session and other situations Friday have been canceled. IndyCar normally attracts about 130,000

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NASCAR and IndyCar reversal on coronavirus: Races canceled

NASCAR and IndyCar reversed program Friday and pulled the plug on racing this weekend, with IndyCar also suspending its period via the conclude of April because of to worries around the COVID-19 pandemic.

NASCAR referred to as off Sunday’s race at Atlanta Motor Speedway and subsequent weekend’s activities at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Each activities had been presently scheduled to be run without spectators.

IndyCar was scheduled to open up its period Sunday on the streets of downtown St. Petersburg without the need of fans. System One particular also canceled its period opening race in Australia, leaving the very first full weekend

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