I’m Garett Grist, one of the Pro Mazda drivers at Andretti Autosport, and I’m excited to be blogging for you this season at More Front Wing! After such a strong start at Winterfest, we were looking forward to getting to St. Petersburg and seeing what we could do to start the regular season. Unfortunately, things didn’t go as planned.
More Front Wing’s Event Summary for the 40th running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
[Andretti PR] Michael Andretti and his championship winning IndyCar racing effort, Andretti Autosport, announced today that industry veteran Roger Griffiths has joined the team as the new Director of Motorsport Development, and will work with all areas of Andretti racing competition including the INDYCAR ladder and Andretti Formula E, as well as Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross (VARX).
In this week’s More Front Wing podcast we’re joined by Josef Newgarden of Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing as we review the Verizon IndyCar Series season opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg and look ahead to the 40th running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
I’m Aaron Telitz, USF2000 driver for ArmsUp Motorsports, and this is my first blog entry of the year for More Front Wing! I wish I had good news to share, but St. Pete was a tough weekend to start the year with. Here’s what happened.
[IMS PR] WISH for OUR HEROES (W4OH), the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Indiana National Guard are teaming up to provide fans with an opportunity to help send active United States military or veterans to the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis, Indianapolis 500, Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard or Red Bull Indianapolis GP in 2014.
My name is Lloyd Read, and I’m driving in Indy Lights for Bryan Herta Autosport. I’ll be keeping you updated on things all year long here at More Front Wing. Here’s how our season opener went — and I’ll tell you, dodging airborne tires is no way to start a season!
[TGPLB PR] The Grand Prix Association of Long Beach has been informed that the Long Beach City Council is proposing a three-year extension to the current Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach agreement, extending the contract through 2018.
I’m Shelby Blackstock, and I’m once again racing in the Pro Mazda Championship with Andretti Autosport for 2014. I’m looking forward to keeping you updated on my season here at More Front Wing. Here’s a rundown of my weekend at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.
[NBCSN PR] NBC Sports Group’s extensive coverage of the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series will feature 13 races, doubleheaders in Houston and Toronto, the season finale from Fontana, and two new members of its broadcast team, including decorated former IndyCar and CART and Champ Car driver Paul Tracy.
[TGPLB PR] Race fans attending the 40th Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, April 11-13, will have an opportunity to take a walk down memory lane and get the autographs of three of racing’s greatest drivers at the same time.
[GRF PR] The Graham Rahal Foundation will auction the helmet that Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing driver, Graham Rahal, wore in the 2013 MAVTV 500 IndyCar Series season finale to raise money for children’s charities.