No, you won't be able to bid on any race cars. Betsy Smith, executive director of the IMS Foundation, joined us on Eyewitness News at Noon on Friday to go through some of what IS on the auction block.Read more
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Hank Steinbrenner, George Steinbrenner IV and Michael Andretti have hired 16-year-old Colton Herta to drive the No. 98 car in the Indy Lights Series next season.
It's the first time Herta will race in the U.S. since 2014. Herta's father, Bryan, drove for Michael Andretti and owned the late Dan Wheldon's Indianapolis 500 winning car in 2011.
The teenager said he chose the No. 98 to honor Wheldon and plans to wear a helmet that bears the same design as the one his father used.Read more
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Max Chilton will return to Chip Ganassi Racing next season as the fourth IndyCar driver for the team.
Chilton was a rookie last year with Ganassi in the No. 8 and had Dario Franchitti as his driver coach. The Englishman was 19th in the IndyCar standings and his seventh-place finish at Phoenix was his best of the season.
Chilton spent two years in Formula One before moving to IndyCar.Read more