Several IZOD IndyCar drivers had meet and greet opportunities Friday at Sonoma Raceway, ahead of Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. Last year’s IndyCar race winner, RYAN BRISCOE/No.4 Panther Racing Chevrolet was the first of several. This is his last race with the Panther team for this season. His regular ride this season is with […]


SCOTT DIXON/No.9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Honda was the fastest IZOD IndyCar driver Friday afternoon for the second practice session at Sonoma Raceway for Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. Dixon’s time was 1:18.3145/109.635 mph. Wind as a considerable factor was cited by every driver with whom I spoke or heard just on Day One. […]


RYAN HUNTER-REAY/No.1 Andretti Autosport Chevrolet was the fastest Izod IndyCar driver at Sonoma Raceway Friday in the first practice session for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma. The 2012 IndyCar Champion’s time was 1:18.6814/109.124 mph. He turned six laps. Second was HELIO CASTRONEVES/NO.3 Team Penske Racing, the only other driver to drive over 109 mph.. […]

GoPro Friday

It’s a gray early morning at Sonoma Raceway for the first of the three-day GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma weekend, featuring the IZOD IndyCar Series, with Pirelli World Challenge Series, Trofeo Maserati Series, and the Formula Car Challenge. The fog will lift and the temperature is forecast to reach 81 in the afternoon. The paddock […]