LEXINGTON, OH, August 1, 2015 - Scott Dixon shattered a 16-year-old track record on the way to earning the Verizon P1 Award for Sunday's 90-lap Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio. This marks the fourth track record that has been broken during the 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series season, which in addition to Mid-Ohio includes events at St. Petersburg, Long Beach and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course.
LEXINGTON, OH, August 1, 2015 -- Nico Jamin is on a roll. The 19-year-old Frenchman swept all three races that comprised this weekend’s Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio, Rounds 12, 13 and 14 of the 16-race Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda. Jamin, driving for now four-time defending championship-winning team Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing, now holds a commanding 50-point advantage going into the final double-header event of the season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on September 11-13.
LEXINGTON, OH, August 1, 2015 – Ryan Dalziel, of Windermere, Fla., scored his first GT win of the 2015 season and third consecutive Pirelli World Challenge win at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with his victory in Round 14 at the StopTech Grand Prix at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course presented by MOMO. Frankie Montecalvo, of Highlands, N.J. scored his third consecutive GTA win. Alec Udell, of The Woodlands, Texas secured his first career Pirelli World Challenge win with his victory in Round 12 in GT Cup presented by MOMO.
LEXINGTON, OH, July 31, 2015 – Former Ohio State Wide Receiver Joey Galloway will serve as the Grand Marshal for the Honda Indy 200, taking place July 31-August 2 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
LEXINGTON, OH, July 31, 2015 – Frenchman Nico Jamin claimed his sixth win of this year’s Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda for three-time defending champion team Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing, and perhaps his easiest. The 19-year-old from Rouen, France, qualified on the pole for the ninth time in 12 races and took advantage of some squabbling behind him to open up an appreciable advantage right from the start. Jamin turned a series of super-consistent laps, each of them faster than his pursuers before taking the checkered flag in Race 1 of the Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio almost six seconds to the good.
LEXINGTON, OH, July 31, 2015 - Scott Dixon, who has won five of the past eight Verizon IndyCar Series races at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, recorded the quickest lap through two practice sessions for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
LEXINGTON, OH, July 31, 2015 – Michael Cooper, of Syosset, N.Y. scored his second GTS win of the season in Round 11 of the StopTech Grand Prix at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course presented by MOMO. Dean Martin, of Westland, Mich. finished second, while Andrew Aquilante, of Chester Springs, Pa. finished third.
MIAMI, FL, July 29, 2015 – The Trans Am Series has released an all-time series record entry for the Next Dimension 100, presented by First Energy, Round 7 of the 2015 Trans Am Championship at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with 81 cars expected to participate over the course of the weekend this coming month. The entry overtakes the previous record, set at Road Atlanta earlier this year, by 11 cars.
LEXINGTON, OH, July 24, 2015 – Few if any 2015 motorsports series can match the diversity seen in the Pirelli World Challenge.
With 22 different auto manufacturers displaying 39 separate car makes, the Pirelli World Challenge must rank as one of the most intriguing racing campaigns currently competing in North America. And the on-track action in the sports car series has been spectacular too.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN, July 23, 2015 - INDYCAR announced today the introduction of new technology that will track each Verizon IndyCar Series car's running position and display it in real time via light emitting diode (LED) panels on the side of each racecar. The LED panels have been tested multiple times this season and will be implemented in time for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio on Aug. 2.