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20Mar

How to tackle a new IndyCar track – the race engineer perspective

(via Motorsport.com) – Learning a 20-turn track is challenging for racecar drivers, but spare a thought for those who have to make their cars fast through all those corners. Arrow Schmidt

19Mar

Ericsson finds a strong ally in his F1 to IndyCar transition

(via RACER.com) – Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’ Marcus Ericsson has found an unexpected ally in the opening stages of his rookie NTT IndyCar Series campaign: Robert Wickens. In the midst of

14Mar

Harvey Completes Successful Weekend with First Top-10 Finish

(via INDYCAR.com) – The first top-10 finish in his NTT IndyCar Series career provided validation for Jack Harvey and Meyer Shank Racing with Arrow SPM in Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of

13Mar

Autoweek IndyCar Insider Robert Wickens’ Blog: St. Pete

(via Autoweek) – (Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of exclusive IndyCar blogs for Autoweek by Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’ Robert Wickens, driver of the No. 6 Arrow

13Mar

Arrow Schmidt Peterson race report, Round 1 – St. Petersburg

(via Motorsport.com) – Although the result of the NTT IndyCar Series’ season-opening round wasn’t what the team craved, the potential shown and the ability to deal with imperfect circumstances provided hope

10Mar

2019 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Pete

James Hinchcliffe  No. 5 Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda “It’s not the finish we wanted… the Arrow car honestly had more pace than that. The first stint we were stuck behind

9Mar

Stalled in Formula One, Drivers Are Moving to IndyCar Series

(via The New York Times) – Marcus Ericsson had just turned 28 last fall when he suddenly needed another place to race. The Sauber Formula One team had bumped him from

9Mar

Wickens Makes Celebrated Return to Racetrack

(via INDYCAR.com) – During the first practice session Friday morning, Robert Wickens found himself in a familiar yet unfamiliar place. He was at a racetrack, but he wasn’t in a car.

8Mar

Sam Schmidt will make history as IPL 500 Festival Parade grand marshal

(via Indy Star) – Across more than 60 years of 500 Festival parades, grand marshals have enjoyed the spotlight while being passengers in sharp-looking cars. This year, Sam Schmidt will be

8Mar

Schmidt: “I’ve never been so excited ahead of an IndyCar season”

(via Motorsport.com) – The new branding of Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports signifies a hefty investment by the SPM-Honda team’s principal sponsor, and team co-owner Sam Schmidt says it’s already having a

8Mar

How Marcus Ericsson Swerved from Formula One to IndyCar

(via The Drive) – Marcus Ericsson is only the latest Formula One veteran entering the IndyCar field, making the transition from the big-money, highly technical, and massively adjustable F1 to the

8Mar

Wickens determined to get out of wheelchair and race again

(via Associated Press) – His psychologist has warned Robert Wickens to consider the worst possible scenarios as he recovers from a spinal cord injury. Wickens prefers to think only about the

8Mar

Unbreakable: James Hinchcliffe is an IndyCar ‘superhero,’ a ready-made ‘Netflix special’

(via Indy Star) – There will be a Netflix special about James Hinchcliffe one day. Of that, Conor Daly is certain. “The guy’s a superhero,” Hinchcliffe’s friend and fellow IndyCar driver

8Mar

Racer Hinchcliffe can’t wait for first green flag of 2019 IndyCar season

(via Toronto Star) – The NTT IndyCar Series will kick off its 2019 season Sunday with a race through the streets of St. Petersburg, Fla., and driver James Hinchcliffe of Oakville,

7Mar

Ex-Sauber racer Marcus Ericsson on how IndyCar driving compares to F1

(via Autosport) – Marcus Ericsson is preparing for his IndyCar debut this weekend after joining Schmidt Peterson Motorsports from the Sauber Formula 1 team. Here, he describes the main differences between

6Mar

Robert Wickens to attend IndyCar opener 7 months after accident

(via Sportsnet) – It’s been almost seven months since Canadian IndyCar driver Robert Wickens was in a life-threatening accident on the track, and while he’s far from driving again, he will