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IndyCar driver Justin Wilson's death justifies F1 'halo', says Sebastian Vettel

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson's death justifies F1 'halo', says Sebastian Vettel

The governing FIA announced last week that the halo would be introduced next season as the best solution to a problem that has troubled the sport for years.

Jul 27, 2017, 22:57 PM IST
Justin Wilson to have British funeral next week

Justin Wilson to have British funeral next week

The funeral of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson, who died last month after a crash at Pennsylvania`s Pocono Raceway, will be held near the Silverstone circuit in his native Britain next Thursday.

Sep 04, 2015, 22:18 PM IST
Jenson Button calls for closed cockpits after Justin Wilson death

Jenson Button calls for closed cockpits after Justin Wilson death

Jenson Button has called for Formula One to introduce closed cockpits as soon as possible after the death in America of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson.

Sep 04, 2015, 01:25 AM IST
Jenson Button calls for closed cockpits after death of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson

Jenson Button calls for closed cockpits after death of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson

Jenson Button has called for Formula One to introduce closed cockpits as soon as possible after the death in America of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson.

Sep 04, 2015, 00:09 AM IST
Will Power on Sonoma pole with track record

Will Power on Sonoma pole with track record

Reigning IndyCar champion Will Power smashed his year-old track record in grabbing pole position Saturday for the season-ending Grand Prix of Sonoma.

Aug 30, 2015, 11:14 AM IST
IndyCar drivers back at work with heavy hearts

IndyCar drivers back at work with heavy hearts

Justin Wilson was on the minds of IndyCar drivers as they got back to work on Friday less than a week after the British driver died of injuries suffered in last weekend`s race.

Aug 29, 2015, 13:50 PM IST
IndyCar crash: Justin Wilson's organs save lives of six people

IndyCar crash: Justin Wilson's organs save lives of six people

Racer Justin Wilson may have passed away following a horrific IndyCar crash, but despite the tragedy his organs which were donated saved six people.

Aug 26, 2015, 13:58 PM IST
Justin Wilson tributes flow among calls for safety review

Justin Wilson tributes flow among calls for safety review

Tributes continued to pour in on Tuesday following the death of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson the previous day, along with renewed calls throughout the motor racing world for a review of dri

Aug 26, 2015, 11:48 AM IST
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies of head injuries from Pocono crash

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies of head injuries from Pocono crash

English driver Justin Wilson was declared dead on Monday after suffering a severe head injury during an IndyCar race in Pennsylvania, plunging the sport into mourning and triggering calls for a review of safety measures. 

Aug 25, 2015, 07:04 AM IST
Helio Castroneves on IndyCar pole at Pocono

Helio Castroneves on IndyCar pole at Pocono

Helio Castroneves led a Team Penske sweep on Saturday of the top three qualifying spots for Sunday`s IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway -- but that trio doesn`t include series leader Juan Pablo Montoya

Aug 23, 2015, 11:21 AM IST
IndyCar dumps Fontana oval from 2016 lineup

IndyCar dumps Fontana oval from 2016 lineup

IndyCar will not return to the two-mile oval speedway in Fontana, California, next season, officials of the US-based open-wheel series announced Friday.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:20 AM IST
Graham Rahal wins at Mid-Ohio to trim Juan Pablo Montoya IndyCar series lead

Graham Rahal wins at Mid-Ohio to trim Juan Pablo Montoya IndyCar series lead

Graham Rahal`s late-season surge continued Sunday as the US driver notched his second IndyCar win in four events to close in on Juan Pablo Montoya`s series lead.

Aug 03, 2015, 09:11 AM IST
Scott Dixon breaks track record to grab IndyCar Mid-Ohio pole

Scott Dixon breaks track record to grab IndyCar Mid-Ohio pole

New Zealand`s Scott Dixon shattered the track record Saturday to seize pole position for Sunday`s IndyCar race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

Aug 02, 2015, 09:07 AM IST
IndyCar president Derrick Walker resigns

IndyCar president Derrick Walker resigns

Derrick Walker, president of competition and operations for IndyCar, will resign at the end of the season to pursue other opportunities, series chief executive Mark Miles said Thursday.

Jul 30, 2015, 23:50 PM IST
Juan Pablo Montoya takes $2.4 million for Indy 500 win

Juan Pablo Montoya takes $2.4 million for Indy 500 win

Juan Pablo Montoya received $2,449,055 in an awards ceremony on Monday for his victory in the 99th Indianapolis 500 after the Colombian won the fourth-closest finish in race history.

May 26, 2015, 10:20 AM IST
Injured James Hinchcliffe out for 'foreseeable future'

Injured James Hinchcliffe out for 'foreseeable future'

Canadian James Hinchcliffe`s condition is improving but the driver has been ruled out of competition for the foreseeable future following a fiery crash while practicing for Sunday`s Indianapolis 50

May 20, 2015, 08:26 AM IST
Helio Castroneves grabs pole in Alabama

Helio Castroneves grabs pole in Alabama

Brazil`s Helio Castroneves captured his second straight IndyCar series pole on Saturday as he topped the qualifying times for Sunday`s Grand Prix of Alabama.

Apr 26, 2015, 09:10 AM IST
James Hinchcliffe wins first IndyCar Grand Prix of Louisiana

James Hinchcliffe wins first IndyCar Grand Prix of Louisiana

James Hinchcliffe`s one pit-stop gamble paid off Sunday as the Canadian won a chaotic IndyCar Grand Prix of Louisiana.

Apr 13, 2015, 10:43 AM IST
Chennai race track gets FIA Grade 2 mark

Chennai race track gets FIA Grade 2 mark

The international automobile federation (FIA) has granted the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT) here a Grade 2 license after the circuit, located on the outskirts of the city, underwent massive renovation over the past couple of years.

Nov 28, 2014, 20:14 PM IST
Juan Pablo Montoya blames Michael Schumacher for denying his chance with Ferrari

Juan Pablo Montoya blames Michael Schumacher for denying his chance with Ferrari

Former Formula One driver Juan Pablo Montoya said injured seven-time champion Michael Schumacher was the man who blocked him from possible move to Ferrari, media reports said Wednesday.

Sep 11, 2014, 10:09 AM IST