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Ryan Hunter-Reay

1980-12-17 (age 40)


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IndyCar aces OK with aero tweaks, unsure on engine battle Indy 500
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IndyCar aces OK with aero tweaks, unsure on engine battle

Four former Indy 500 winners believe IndyCar’s aerodynamic modifications will improve racing at Indy, but as yet are uncertain whether Chevrolet or Honda have the performance edge.

Hunter-Reay opens up on aeroscreen’s role after Barber crash
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Hunter-Reay opens up on aeroscreen’s role after Barber crash

Andretti Autosport-Honda’s Ryan Hunter-Reay has given more insight into the wreck at Barber Motorsports Park in which his aeroscreen protected his head from Josef Newgarden’s front wheel.

Hunter-Reay adopts same mindset, regardless of contracts

Ryan Hunter-Reay says talks over his future haven’t and won’t affect his race-by-race approach, his driving nor his determination.

Mazda’s Sebring win “a huge result” says Tincknell

Harry Tincknell, who won Saturday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship finale with Jonathan Bomarito and Ryan Hunter-Reay, says the result was “a dream way to end the season.”

Hunter-Reay, DHL to return with Andretti Autosport for 2021

Ryan Hunter-Reay, the 2012 IndyCar champion and 2014 Indy 500 winner, will soon be confirmed as returning to Andretti Autosport-Honda next season, with DHL remaining as title sponsor.

Stat attack – the final IndyCar driver standings for 2020

Scott Dixon won his sixth IndyCar championship ahead of Josef Newgarden who matched him on win count but fell short on points. Here’s how the final standings played out.

Andretti Autosport drivers stunned by disasters in St. Pete

The Andretti Autosport-Honda team’s drivers were left shocked by the run of misfortune and mistakes that cost them several winning chances in the GP of St. Petersburg.

Has Andretti Autosport truly recaptured its lost form?

Last Sunday, Andretti Autosport scored a convincing 1-2-3 finish, but it came toward the tail-end of a hugely disappointing season for the team. David Malsher-Lopez asks whether it was a genuine breakthrough or a one-off high.

Hunter-Reay frustrated by Dixon “hip-check”, missed opportunities

Although happy to see his team score its first win of the season, Ryan Hunter-Reay was left frustrated at what he feels were missed opportunities in the Mid-Ohio double-header thanks to pitstop strategy on Saturday and questionable track ethics from Scott Dixon on Sunday.

Teams can still use “creative” strategies at Texas

James Hinchcliffe, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Ed Carpenter believe that the unknowns in Saturday’s NTT IndyCar season-opener at Texas Motor Speedway will still cause a variety of strategies, despite tire stint length being reduced to 35 laps.

The top Indianapolis 500s ranked: Andretti, Foyt, Mears and more

The 104th Indianapolis 500 should be taking place this weekend, but the coronavirus pandemic means we’ll have to wait until August 23 to enjoy this year's iconic event, so we've selected the 10 most memorable editions of the world's biggest race.

Andretti Autosport ready for new look, same challenge at Texas

Rob Edwards, Andretti Autosport CEO, says the team is excited to be getting back to work as new guidelines tweak the format of the first NTT IndyCar Series round of 2020.

Mazda announces IMSA line-ups for 2020 season

Mazda Team Joest has confirmed its 2020 IMSA WeatherTech Championship driver line-ups, with IndyCar ace Ryan Hunter-Reay coming on board for all four long-distance endurance events.

Hunter-Reay set to race for Mazda in Rolex 24

IndyCar ace Ryan Hunter-Reay appears set to join Mazda Team Joest for the first round of the new IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

Hunter-Reay backs aeroscreen after wet test on road course

Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Hunter-Reay says he’s impressed by IndyCar’s 2020 aeroscreen after testing at Barber Motorsports Park today, his only misgiving being the need for improved cockpit cooling before the device comes online.

Driver line-ups set for early IndyCar aeroscreen tests

The NTT IndyCar Series has selected drivers for the first three tests of the 2020 Red Bull Advanced Technologies aeroscreen.

Hunter-Reay to run special DHL livery in season finale

Ryan Hunter-Reay will carry a special color scheme at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca next week, with a DHL livery that celebrates 50 years of the famous brand.

Hunter-Reay: "I don't know what Newgarden was thinking"

Andretti Autosport driver Ryan Hunter-Reay says he was “baffled” by IndyCar points leader Josef Newgarden’s late attempt to pass him for third in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.

Mazda "so close" to first IMSA win, says Nunez

Mazda Team Joest is on the cusp of its first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win following its double podium finish in last weekend's Mid-Ohio race, says Tristan Nunez.

Hunter-Reay replaces Tincknell at Mazda for Mid-Ohio

IndyCar star Ryan Hunter-Reay will return to IMSA action next weekend at Mid-Ohio when he stands in for Harry Tincknell at Mazda Team Joest.

Hunter-Reay: Missed Long Beach chances “always on my mind”

Former Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach winner Ryan Hunter-Reay admits that he can’t help thinking of the many times when the race got away from him.

Long Beach IndyCar: Hunter-Reay leads first practice

Ryan Hunter-Reay sent Andretti Autosport-Honda to the top of the times in the opening practice session for this weekend’s 45th Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Hunter-Reay: Barber “one of the toughest” tracks for car setups

Two-time Barber Motorsports Park winner Ryan Hunter-Reay says the undulating Birmingham, AL. roadcourse is one of the toughest to find a satisfactory setup compromise in an IndyCar. He explains why to David Malsher.

St. Petersburg IndyCar: Hunter-Reay on top again in FP3

Ryan Hunter-Reay grabbed top spot in the final practice for the Firestone GP of St. Petersburg before qualifying for the opening round of the NTT IndyCar Series season.

St. Petersburg IndyCar: Hunter-Reay fastest in second practice

Ryan Hunter-Reay put Andretti Autosport-Honda on top of the times with the first 60sec lap of the weekend, although Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet’s Spencer Pigot joined him in that bracket, as all teams got their first taste of the softer-compound Firestones.

Andretti COO positive but rejects IndyCar ‘title favorite’ tag

Rob Edwards, COO at Andretti Autosport, says he’s not considering the team as NTT IndyCar Series title favorites in 2019, despite the squad’s major resurgence last year.

Herta’s amazing test pace was real, says top Andretti engineer

Ray Gosselin, race engineer for Ryan Hunter-Reay, says Colton Herta’s incredible speed during the NTT IndyCar Series Spring Training was genuine.

IndyCar’s big questions of 2019

As the NTT IndyCar Series gathers at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca for the first large group test of 2019, David Malsher looks at some of the main topics to watch in the season ahead.

Gosselin ends Alonso-McLaren rumors, happy to stay at Andretti

Ryan Hunter-Reay’s long-time race engineer Ray Gosselin has dismissed speculation that he was ever tempted to leave Andretti Autosport to join McLaren and engineer Fernando Alonso’s second shot at the Indianapolis 500.

Hunter-Reay, Newgarden join ROC Mexico line-up

Former IndyCar champions Ryan Hunter-Reay and Josef Newgarden have joined the line-up for this month's Race of Champions in Mexico.

Hunter-Reay still thinking about wins that got away

Ryan Hunter-Reay, who produced one of the most dominant victories of the IndyCar season at Sonoma on Sunday, admits that he still thinks about the potential triumphs that eluded him.

Sonoma IndyCar: Hunter-Reay dominates, Dixon clinches fifth title

Ryan Hunter-Reay was in superlative form to clinch the last ever IndyCar race at Sonoma, but Scott Dixon clinched his fifth championship as title rival Alexander Rossi blew his chances at the start.

Sonoma IndyCar: Hunter-Reay grabs pole, O’Ward sensational fifth

Ryan Hunter-Reay took his first pole since April 2014 and the seventh of his career in the season finale by edging Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, while Indy Lights champion and IndyCar debutant Patricio O’Ward qualified an amazing fifth.

Sonoma IndyCar: Hunter-Reay leads opening practice

Andretti Autosport Honda’s Ryan Hunter-Reay topped the field by a quarter-second in FP1 as the Verizon IndyCar Series prepares for its season finale and its final race at Sonoma Raceway.

Hunter-Reay going for wins but ready to help Rossi title bid

Ryan Hunter-Reay admits that with his own championship campaign having faltered, he’s just going for race victories – but will also do what he can to help Alexander Rossi bring the IndyCar title back to Andretti Autosport.

Hunter-Reay: Alonso would relish “world’s most competitive series”

Former series champion and Indy 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay says he’d welcome Fernando Alonso to IndyCar next year, and that the Spaniard would find the switch to America “fun”.

Hunter-Reay: “I’m absolutely going for this championship”

Ryan Hunter-Reay, whose win in Detroit has elevated him to fourth in the IndyCar championship standings, says the #28 Andretti Autosport team is committed to trying to win a second title.

Detroit IndyCar: Hunter-Reay wins Race 2 after Rossi error

Ryan Hunter-Reay scored his first IndyCar victory in almost three years in Race 2 at Dertroit, after long-time leader and Andretti Autosport teammate Alexander Rossi skidded down an escape road.

Hunter-Reay, Rossi praise Dixon for matching Andretti win tally

Ryan Hunter-Reay and Alexander Rossi have lauded today’s IndyCar winner at Detroit, Scott Dixon, for matching Michael Andretti in the all-time winner list with 42 victories.

Hunter-Reay "relieved" but "needs to get back to winning"

Ryan Hunter-Reay, whose second place at Barber Motorsports Park leaves him sixth in the IndyCar points, says he’s relieved to have had a “drama-free” weekend, but is impatient to start winning again.

Andretti: “We can win from seventh, especially if it’s wet”

After qualifying seventh for this weekend’s Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, Marco Andretti said he believes he’ll be a contender for victory – especially if the forecast rain arrives.

Hunter-Reay admits his Long Beach race was “a complete nightmare”

Four separate raceday incidents and a 20th place finish left Ryan Hunter-Reay describing his Long Beach weekend as a complete nightmare, despite having the pace to run in the top three in qualifying and race.

Long Beach IndyCar: Dixon fastest in first practice

Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon topped the first practice session for the IndyCar Grand Prix of Long Beach on Friday morning.

Hinchcliffe: 2018 IndyCar is “a very different beast” at St. Pete

James Hinchcliffe and Ryan Hunter-Reay, who finished P2 and P1 at the end of the first official day of the 2018 IndyCar season, said the new aerokit had radically changed their approach to the St. Petersburg track.

St. Pete IndyCar: Hunter-Reay leads second session

Ryan Hunter-Reay put Andretti Autosport on top as teams tried their alternate ‘reds’ in the second session, and he led a Honda 1-2 as James Hinchcliffe was second in the Schmidt Peterson Motorsports entry.

IndyCar 2018 – a team-by-team guide

Who can we expect to see challenging Team Penske for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series championship, and what are the achievable targets for all the teams in a season of technical upheaval? David Malsher is your guide.

IndyCar stars set for St. Pete’s Kart4Kids race and charity auction

Ten IndyCar drivers will be part of the lineup for this year’s Kart4Kids event on Wednesday which will raise money for the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Hunter-Reay: 2018 IndyCar will produce better racing at Phoenix

Reduced downforce and tires that degrade more swiftly will result in a better IndyCar race at Phoenix’s ISM Raceway than in the last two years, according to Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Hunter-Reay.

Minimal testing of 2018 IndyCar will hurt us, says Hunter-Reay

2012 IndyCar champion and 2014 Indy 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay says Andretti Autosport's relative lack of testing compared with some of its rivals is something the team will have to rapidly overcome.

Jordan Taylor expects “toughest Rolex 24 in recent memory”

Wayne Taylor Racing’s Jordan Taylor, defending winner at the Rolex 24 hours at Daytona, believes that within the Prototype class, 75 percent are potential race winners.

Andretti IndyCar drivers could get Bathurst chance

Andretti Autosport’s roster of IndyCar drivers may well be offered the chance to race at the Bathurst 1000 in the future, thanks to the new deal between the US-based team and Walkinshaw Racing in Australia.

Q&A: Hunter-Reay on racing Petit Le Mans in WTR Cadillac

The 2012 IndyCar champion and 2014 Indy 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay says his main aim at Petit Le Mans is to support Ricky and Jordan Taylor’s bid to clinch the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype title.

Motorsport.com's Top 10 IndyCar drivers of 2017 Prime

Motorsport.com's Top 10 IndyCar drivers of 2017

Team Penske-Chevrolet scored 10 victories in the 17-race 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule, but remarkably there were still 10 different race winners and the finale featured four realistic title contenders. David Malsher assesses the elite.

Sonoma IndyCar: Top 10 quotes after race

Perfect Penske day ends with Pagenaud race win, Newgarden championship

Watkins Glen IndyCar: Top 10 quotes after race

Alexander Rossi led a 1-2-3 Honda sweep of the podium Sunday at the INDYCAR Grand Prix of the Glen

Watkins Glen IndyCar: Rossi wins, Newgarden shunts, Dixon closes

Polesitter Alexander Rossi won at Watkins Glen, but his second IndyCar victory was overshadowed by runner-up Scott Dixon slashing Josef Newgarden’s points lead after Penske's youngster crashed in pitlane.

Watkins Glen IndyCar: Top 10 quotes after qualifying

Andretti Autosport driver Alexander Rossi scored his first-ever pole position in the IndyCar Series

Hunter-Reay "hugely important" to Rossi's new Andretti deal

Alexander Rossi who has been confirmed at Andretti Autosport-Honda for at least two more seasons says Ryan Hunter-Reay’s presence as both a gauge and a help was part of his decision to remain.

Hunter-Reay to race WTR Cadillac at Petit Le Mans

2012 IndyCar champion and 2014 Indy 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay will join Ricky and Jordan Taylor in the Wayne Taylor Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season finale.

Pocono IndyCar: Top 10 quotes after race

Will Power race to victory at Pocono, his third win of the season