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Indy Lights in Detroit – HMD Motorsports/David Malukas update – Juncos Racing update – first impressions

By Steve Wittich A couple of updates after a quick walk in the Indy Lights paddock. The HMD Motorsports crew is hard at work repairing the No. 79 HMD Motorsports machine of points leader David Malukas. While the hit didn’t look that bad, the rear end of the car hit the concrete wall at just […]

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Indy Lights at Detroit – Kirkwood leads practice, points leader meets concrete barrier

By Steve Wittich With only 40 minutes of practice, the lone practice session for the Indy Lights Grand Prix Of Detroit Presented By Cooper Tires doubleheader, it was necessary to 1) set a positive tone for the weekend and 2) keep it off concrete walls. For Andretti Autosport rookie Kyle Kirkwood, who turned in a […]

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Previewing Indy Lights first visit to Belle Isle in almost a decade

  By Steve Wittich After a one month break, the Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires series is back in action this weekend; heading north to the Motor City – Detroit, Mich., for the seventh and eighth rounds in the fight for the 2021 championship and the $1,289,425 scholarship that goes with the title. It’s […]

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David Malukas wins second Indy Lights race of the year; grabs points lead

David Malukas, with a green-to-checkered flag victory in the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg presented by Andersen Interior Contracting, becomes the first Indy Lights driver in 2021 to win a second race. It also means the 19-year-old spends at least the next three weeks as the championship leader. The Chicago, Ill. driver held off a […]

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Kyle Kirkwood adds Indy Lights to his Road to Indy win list in St. Pete

By Tony DiZinno / Steve Wittich Kyle Kirkwood rebounded from a tough debut weekend in Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires at Barber with a dominant performance in St. Petersburg race one that more resembled his Road to Indy career to this point. From pole, the driver of the No. 28 Andretti Autosport Dallara IL-15 […]

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Andretti Steinbrenner Autosport

ANDRETTI STEINBRENNER AUTOSPORT ANNOUNCES POWERTAP HYDROGEN FUELING CORP. AS PRIMARY SPONSOR ON DEVLIN DEFRANCESCO’S INDY LIGHTS ENTRY   INDIANAPOLIS (April 5, 2021) – Andretti Steinbrenner Autosport announced today that PowerTap Hydrogen Fueling Corp. will be featured as the primary sponsor on the No. 17 Indy Lights entry piloted by Devlin DeFrancesco. PowerTap Hydrogen is a […]

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2021 Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires preview – Part #1 – The Anatomy of a Champion

By Steve Wittich Let’s start our previews for the return of the Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires by looking at some of the numbers and statistics that comprise the anatomy of the first 34 champions on the top rung of the Road To Indy Presented by Cooper Tires ladder. The Anatomy of an Indy […]

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Chris Griffis Memorial Test set for October at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway – includes a one day NTT INDYCAR SERIES test for Indy Lights drivers

  By Steve Wittich For the 10th time in the last 11 years, the Road To Indy Presented by Cooper Tires season will come to a close at the Chris Griffis Memorial Test. The season-ending test, named after the late Chris Griffis, a well-loved Schmidt Motorsports Indy Light team manager, will take to the Indianapolis […]

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Experienced racer Benjamin Pedersen joins the 2021 Indy Lights field with Global Racing Group with HMD Motorsports

By Steve Wittich Global Racing Group announced their entry into the 2021 Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires one month ago. Today, the team racing under the Global Racing Group with HMD Motorsports tent announces that Benjamin Pedersen will be their first driver. The 21-year-old has spent the past five seasons racing in both the […]

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DANIAL FROST RETURNS TO ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT INDY LIGHTS PROGRAM FOR 2021 SEASON

INDIANAPOLIS (11.23.2020) –  Andretti Autosport confirmed today that Danial Frost returns to the team’s Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires effort for the 2021 season. The Singaporean is slated to step into the No. 68 Dallara for the 18-race schedule. “I’m very happy to announce my re-signing with Andretti Autosport for the 2021 Indy Lights season,” […]

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