Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Boosts Executive Team with Industry Veteran

TORONTO, ONT. (July 14, 2017) – Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) announced today an addition to its executive team in Jon Flack. The former Global COO and President, Americas of Just


James Hinchcliffe impressed by sponsor’s effort for car owner

(via The Star) – IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe has about 19,000 not-so-secret admirers. They are the employees of Hinchcliffe’s Colorado-based Arrow Electronics sponsor, who wear IndyCar gear at work and


The most inspirational driver Jay Leno has ever met and his $1MM Corvette

(via CNBC) – “If you can dream it, it can be done,” champion racer Sam Schmidt proclaims in a sit down interview with Jay Leno. In 2000, a tragic high-speed


Iowa Corn 300 Recap

James Hinchcliffe No. 5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “It was a bit of a long day for us, to be honest. We had a really quick car in certain


Aleshin’s ‘long, strange trip’ ends in 10th at Road America

(via — Mikhail Aleshin’s journey to and in Sunday’s KOHLER Grand Prix may best be summed up by lyrics from the Grateful Dead’s famous song “Truckin” that read “what


Road America Recap

James Hinchcliffe No. 5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “Obviously not the day we were hoping for. In the race we settled into a three-stop strategy, like so many


From vacation to racin’, Wickens loves INDYCAR opportunity

(via — With a weekend off between DTM touring car rounds, Canadian driver Robert Wickens initially expected to remain in Europe. A welcome change in plans gave him the


Conquer Paralysis Now Gala Raises $501,500 to Help Fund Cure for Paralysis

Researchers from six universities among those whose work has been incentivized through the CPN Challenge program   This year’s Dancing to Recovery Gala to benefit Conquer Paralysis Now (CPN) set a record


Canadian IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe rolling on and off the track

(via The Globe and Mail) — Canada’s James Hinchcliffe feels quite comfortable racing at speeds a regular driver can’t even begin to contemplate. It’s when he’s negotiating traffic off the


Texas Motor Speedway Race Recap

James Hinchcliffe No. 5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “We had a run on TK [Tony Kanaan] and he had plenty of room on the left, but he just


Detroit Grand Prix Race Two Recap

James Hinchcliffe No. 5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “Obviously not the end of the day we wanted. The race started out okay, maintained position, and then unfortunately when


Hinchcliffe, Aleshin thrilled with fortune turnaround

(via — Schmidt Peterson Motorsports-Honda drivers James Hinchcliffe and Mikhail Aleshin said they were content to overcome early difficulties in Detroit Race 1 to nail two top-six finishes. Hinchcliffe


Detroit Grand Prix Race One Recap

James Hinchcliffe No. 5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “Tires are the name of the game here. To be able to get off the reds (alternate Firestone tires) after


Hinchcliffe rebounds from spin to finish third in Detroit 1

(via — James Hinchcliffe’s day nearly came to an early end during Race 1 of the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix Presented by Lear. The Schmidt Peterson Motorsports driver spun


Olympic champ Claressa Shields visits IndyCar’s James Hinchcliffe at Belle Isle

(via Detroit Free Press) — Two-time Olympic gold medal boxer Claressa Shields is not a fan of speed. But this afternoon, she was on Belle Isle as the stars of


Schmidt Inducted into Hall of Fame

Congratulations to our boss, Sam Schmidt, on his induction into the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame!   Sam Schmidt Co-Owner, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports and former IndyCar driver  “Huge honor to