Watkins Glen (2017)
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Four-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon has vowed to prepare for this year’s season finale as he would any race, after slashing Josef Newgarden’s championship lead from 31 to three points in the Grand Prix at the Glen.
Watkins Glen IndyCar winner Alexander Rossi said that discovering his pace on hard-compound black Firestones was sufficient to compete with Helio Castroneves on softer red tires was when he knew he had a race-winning car.
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.
Sebastien Bourdais edged polesitter Alexander Rossi for the fastest time at a wet Watkins Glen, as the track started with a dry line but got wetter as the session went on.
Alexander Rossi, who scored the first pole of his IndyCar career at Watkins Glen today, says he’ll be prepared to take more risks on raceday than championship contenders Scott Dixon and Josef Newgarden who line up second and third.
Andretti Autosport driver Alexander Rossi scored his first-ever pole position in the IndyCar Series
Alexander Rossi edged aside the championship contenders at Watkins Glen to score his first-ever pole position in the Verizon IndyCar Series.
Scott Dixon’s Chip Ganassi Racing-Honda topped the practice times on Saturday morning at Watkins Glen as HPD-powered cars swept the top three places.
Scott Dixon, four-time and defending Watkins Glen winner, made his determination clear with fastest time in second practice, as he seeks to close down his deficit to championship leader Josef Newgarden.
Josef Newgarden goes into the penultimate round of the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series championship with 31-point lead over Scott Dixon.
Following IndyCar’s return to Watkins Glen last year, Firestone Racing has made some updates to its tires for this weekend’s Grand Prix at The Glen, and they make adjust teams' tire tactics this weekend, says Will Power.
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has announced that Jack Harvey will occupy its #7 car for the final two rounds of this year's IndyCar Series in Watkins Glen and Sonoma.