Category Archives: In the News

Recap: INDYCAR Grand Prix of Sonoma

Qualifying Saturday afternoon the field of 25 Indy cars took to Sonoma’s 2.385-mile racetrack to set the grid for Sunday’s finale event. For Marco Andretti, it was all eyes on the fight Firestone Fast Six. Without ever dropping out of the top 10, Andretti advanced to the final round and a chance at the Pole. […]

Preview: IndyCar Grand Prix of Sonoma

The Finale Sixteen races have come and gone and the championship title will be determined at the double-points season finale held at Sonoma Raceway. Not only will it be the final race of the 2018 season, it is the final Verizon IndyCar Series event held at the 2.385-mile track for the foreseeable future.  On his […]

Recap: Grand Prix of Portland

Qualifying For the first time in 11 years, the IndyCar Series took to Portland’s 1.964-mile road course to set the starting grid. Despite finishing in the top four on the combined practice charts, Marco Andretti rolled off from ninth for Sunday’s 105-lap race, earned his eighth top-10 start of the season. Chasing the Checkers Marco Andretti was collected […]

Bryan Herta Autosport Wins TCR Team Championship; Hyundai Scores PWC TCR Manufacturers’ Title

Lewis, Wilkins Place 2nd and 3rd in TCR Drivers’ Points in 2018   WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Sept. 2, 2018) – It was Championship Sunday at Watkins Glen International in the final TCR race of the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge road racing series, and, at the end of the Round 12 40-minute sprint race, it was Bryan Herta Autosport […]

Michael Lewis Finishes P2 Saturday at the Glen, Mark Wilkins Takes Fourth in TCR Round 11 Event for BHA

Wild show in Saturday’s TCR Race with Lewis taking second by just 0.221 seconds   WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Sept. 1, 2018) – Michael Lewis did all he could Saturday afternoon at Watkins Glen International in the Pirelli World Challenge 40-minute TCR race, but the driver of the No. 98 Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian Hyundai i30 […]

Preview: Grand Prix of Portland

Two To Go. With Gateway in the rear view, the Verizon IndyCar Series heads west to Portland International Raceway for Round 17 of competition. Sitting just outside the top 10 in standings, Marco Andretti is headed to Portland ready to bring home a podium finish for the No. 98 machine. In Their Words. “I’m excited […]

PWC TCR Titles in reach for Lewis & Wilkins this weekend

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (August 29, 2018) – For Hyundai drivers Michael Lewis and Mark Wilkins, championships could be secured this weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 2, at one of North America’s legendary racing plants, Watkins Glen International, in the Pirelli Challenge season finale TCR doubleheader 40-minute sprint races. Both Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb/Agajanian racers are fighting […]

Recap: Gateway Motorsports Park

Qualifying Due to rain, qualifying for the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 was cancelled and starting positions for the 248-lap race were determined by championship points.  Chasing the Checkers With the No. 98 dressed in colors, Marco Andretti started from the 10th position and gained four spots on the opening lap. Andretti continued to run […]

Recap: ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway

Qualifying With rain clouds looming, one by one the field of 22 Verizon IndyCar Series drivers laid down their fastest times to set the grid for Sunday’s ABC Supply 500. Marco Andretti took the track next for the team cars, securing a speed fast enough for an 11th-place start at day’s end. The hometown-favorite racer […]

Preview: ABC 500

Marco Andretti is looking forward to the Verizon IndyCar Series’ return to super speedways, where he always excels and contends. Andretti has raced five times at Pocono Raceway, capturing the pole and leading 88 laps during his debut at the 2.5-mile triangular oval in 2013. Andretti will look to seal the deal this year and […]

Bryan Herta Autosport Dominates TCR Action with 1-2 Finish in Utah Race 1

GRANTSVILLE, Utah (August 11, 2018) – Michael Lewis hit the throttle at the green flag Saturday in the Pirelli World Challenge Round 9 TCR event and never looked back in his No.  98 Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian Hyundai i30 N TCR race car.   The personable Californian drove from his pole position in the 40-minute […]

Lewis & Wilkins Go 1-2 in PWC Practice Friday in TCR Action at Utah

GRANTSVILLE, Utah (August 10, 2018) – A racing driver always wants their race car to roll off the trailer and feel good in the first practice runs. That was the case Friday for Michael Lewis and Mark Wilkins in TCR action in the Pirelli World Challenge opening day at the Utah Motorsports Campus.   Both of […]

Recap: Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

Qualifying Running in Group 1 for Qualifying, Marco Andretti danced through the top spots but after battling understeer, Andretti found himself missing the cut off by just .0009 seconds and settled for a 13th-place grid position.  Chasing the Checkers The Ruoff Home Mortgage machine of Marco Andretti took the green flag from 13th, and quickly […]

Preview: Mid-Ohio

Back in the Midwest The team returns to the Midwest as we gear up for Round 13 of Verizon IndyCar Series competition this weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Heading into the weekend Marco Andretti rounds out the top 10 in the championship standings and islooking to gain position on his competitors ahead of him. Coming off […]

Recap: Honda Indy Toronto

Qualifying Weather played a role in Saturday’s qualifying session as a short rain fell and the track became just wet enough for each group of Round 1 qualifying to start on the Firestone rain-option tires.   The track dried quickly during the second group’s run and Marco Andretti was one of the first to make […]