It didn’t take Juan Pablo Montoya long to get the hang of an IZOD IndyCar Series car.
Team Penske’s newest driver sampled his Chevrolet-powered Indy car for the first time on Nov. 25 during the first day of a two-day test at Sebring International Raceway. The goal was to get the former Indianapolis 500, Formula One and NASCAR race winner comfortable in the car he’ll race in 2014.
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Mikhail Aleshin will replace Tristan Vautier (pictured) next season at Schmidt Peterson Racing. (Photo: Getty Images)
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has signed Russian driver Mikhail Aleshin for its second IndyCar entry in 2014.
The 26-year-old Aleshin got his first seat time in an Indy car this week when he tested at Sebring International Raceway. He then put together a deal to be teammates next season with Simon Pagenaud.
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IndyCar and IMS Productions have put together a tribute video to honor Dario Franchitti and his remarkable career.
Franchitti amassed 31 Indy car wins – including three Indy 500 victories – and four IndyCar championships before his racing career was cut short by injuries suffered in a crash at the Houston Grand Prix.
Part of McLaren’s team is reflected on a helmet during the F-1 World Championship season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)
Friday, November 22
On Demand – British Motocross Championship | Whiltshire (www.Speed2.com)
7 a.m. – Formula 1 | Brazilian GP P1
11 a.m. – Formula 1 | Brazilian GP P2
Saturday, November 23
On Demand – GT Open | Italy Race 1 (www.Speed2.com)
8 a.m. – Formula 1 | Brazilian GP P3
11 a.m. – Formula 1 | Brazilian GP Qualifying
3 p.m. – Lucas Oil Off Road | Las Vegas (FOX Sports 2)
Sunday, November 24
On Demand – GT Open | Italy Race 2 (www.Speed2.com)
9 a.m. – Lucas Oil Drag Boats | Arizona (FOX Sports 2)
10 a.m. – Lucas Oil Off Road | Las Vegas (FOX Sports 2)
11 a.m. – Formula 1 | Brazilian GP Race
12 p.m. – Lucas Oil Off Road | Las Vegas (FOX Sports 1)
2 p.m. – Lucas Oil Drag Boats | Lake Havasu (FOX Sports 1)
10 p.m. – FIA World Touring Car Championship | Austria (FOX Sports 2)
**All times Eastern Standard
Here is an infographic with some fast facts on the 2014 Grand Prix Of Indianapolis. (Courtesy of Indianapolis Motor Speedway)
A $5-million reconfiguration project to transform the existing Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course for the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis IndyCar Series race on May 10, 2014 was completed Tuesday, Nov. 19.
Get the full Road Course infographic HERE
The new layout features more speed and hard braking zones to create more passing and competitive racing. Indianapolis 500 veteran and IndyCar Series team owner Sarah Fisher helped to finish the project Tuesday on a two-seater paver.