Michigan Matters: Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix Returns to Belle Isle, Detroit Tigers Great Kirk Gibson on Confronting Parkinson’s DiseaseOn this week’s Michigan Matters. Motor Racing returns to Belle Isle as the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix gears up. And Detroit Tiger Legend Kirk Gibson talks about his toughest foe these days—his battle with Parkinson’s Disease.
Indy To Run At 50% Fan Capacity For The 500The Indianapolis 500 will run in August with 50% fan capacity, a total that could still hit six figures at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
AUTO RACING: A Look AheadA Look Ahead
IndyCar To Open Season In TexasIndyCar has gotten the green flag to finally start its season in Texas next month with a nighttime race on June 6 without spectators.
Scott McLaughlin Gets 2nd Virtual VictoryScott McLaughlin was supposed to leave Australia for Indianapolis this month to make his IndyCar debut on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Can The Virtual Racing Boom Survive Without Cup DriversThe moment in the virtual sun has arrived for simulated racing and the thousands of gamers who always wanted to race like Dale Earnhardt Jr. or Jeff Gordon at NASCAR tracks from Dover to Daytona.
Everyone Will Be Watching Closely As NASCAR Returns To RacingNASCAR is preparing to be the first major U.S. sport to restart its season during the coronavirus pandemic — a welcomed return to racing and one that will be closely watched by the public and other professional leagues for missteps.
Pagenaud Wins 2nd Straight IndyCar Virtual RaceA second straight victory in virtual racing for Simon Pagenaud and Team Penske and tempers were hot at the end of this one.
Virtual Racing Brings Success, Complications For SponsorsThe popularity of virtual motorsports racing on television has come with surprising success stories and occasional complications as race teams scramble to create value for sponsors and partners.
NASCAR, IndyCar Put Themselves Ahead In Sports ShutdownGet this: Some 1 million people have tuned in to watch professional racers play a video game on national television.
IndyCar's 1st Virtual Race On An Oval Won By Simon PagenaudIndyCar's virtual return to Michigan International Speedway mimicked the U.S. 500 at the start when the current open-wheel racing stars mismanaged the green flag and triggered a spectacular crash.
Detroit IndyCar Canceled By Roger PenskeRoger Penske has canceled the doubleheader race at Detroit and adjusted the IndyCar schedule Monday as the series remains on hold during the COVID-19 pandemic.