INDYCAR: Stars & Stripes Stunner; Rossi Stretches Fuel to Win 100th Indy 500

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American rookie Alexander Rossi, who lost his Formula 1 ride with Manor Racing just weeks before the start of the 2016 season and was subsequently picked up for a full-time collaborative IndyCar effort between Bryan Herta and Michael Andretti, stretched his fuel as far as it could go and ran out crossing the finish line to triumph in the historic 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday.

INDYCAR: Bryan Herta Autosport Merges With Andretti Autosport for 2016 IndyCar Season

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — John Cote/IndyCar photo — Bryan Herta Autosport announced Thursday that the team will join forces with four-time IndyCar championship team Andretti Autosport via a merger that will see the Andretti operation field a fourth entry for the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season. The No. 98 Honda will join the Andretti stable as crew members from Bryan …

INDYCAR: Chaves Crowned as Sunoco Rookie of the Year After 14th Place FInish in Sonoma

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — After an emotionally challenging week for the IndyCar community, Bryan Herta Autosport and Gabby Chaves overcame adversity in the season-ending GoPro Grand Prix at Sonoma Raceway to secure the 2015 Sunoco Rookie of the Year championship. “I am happy with the way our Bryan Herta Autosport team worked out this year …

USAC Midgets: IndyCar Star Gabby Chaves to Compete in Tony Stewart Classic

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — BHA photo — On his weekend off from the Verizon IndyCar Series, Bryan Herta Autosport driver Gabby Chaves will take part in the inaugural Tony Stewart Classic midget race at the Indianapolis Speedrome. Honda Racing and Honda Performance Development invited Chaves to run a Honda powered midget that is in development for and owned …

Wood Brothers Duo Of Blaney and Bullins Headlines Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 Eastern on PMN

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CONCORD, N.C. — Speed77 Radio/Race Chaser Online release — Team Penske photo — Driver and crew chief for Wood Brothers Racing, Ryan Blaney and Jeremy Bullins, headline Speed77 Radio’s Motorsports Madness tonight beginning at 7 p.m. Eastern on the Performance Motorsports Network, as a lead-in to Budweiser Speedweeks at Daytona International Speedway. New pilot for Bryan Herta Autosport, Gabby Chaves, …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Chaves Optimistic Following Testing, Continues Hunting Full-Time IndyCar Seat

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. and BOGOTA, Colombia — Story by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Ryan Kent Jr. –  Performance Motorsports Network Audio – Shawn Gritzmacher photo — At just 21 years old, Gabby Chaves has a racing resume that anyone his age would love to have. His fast pace of learning and success in a diverse series of cars despite his …

Speed Zone Blog: Three Years Later; What I’ve Learned From Lionheart

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Blog by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Nick Laham/Getty Images North America photo — It’s not often I get emotional sitting down to write, but this is one of those times. Truth be told, had I not looked at my calendar (and I mean really looked at it) I would have forgotten what today was. …

INDYCAR: Jack Hawksworth Cleared to Resume Driving Duties

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — IndyCar photo — IndyCar announced Tuesday that Verizon IndyCar Series driver Jack Hawksworth has been cleared by IndyCar medical director Dr. Michael Olinger to compete July 11-12 in the Iowa Corn Indy 300 presented by DEKALB at Iowa Speedway. Hawksworth was diagnosed with a myocardial contusion suffered in a practice crash July 5 for the …

INDYCAR: Hawksworth Ready to Continue Learning Curve as Texas Test Approaches

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April 15, 2014 — John Cote photo — INDIANAPOLIS — As a rookie in the Verizon IndyCar Series, Jack Hawksworth knows that he has to learn a lot on the fly. The 23-year-old Englishman will get his newest lessons when he joins several of the series’ cars and teams visit Texas Motor Speedway on April 16-17. Nineteen car/driver combinations representing every team …

INDYCAR: Jack Hawksworth to Drive for Bryan Herta in 2014

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March 5, 2014 — photo courtesy Bryan Herta Autosport — INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) announced today that British racing driver Jack Hawksworth will drive the Honda-powered No. 98 car for the 2014 IndyCar season. The 23-year-old driver tested with BHA at Sebring in February. The strength of his pace and feedback, combined with proven success in every …