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May 18th, 2013
Katherine Legge will make a late attempt to qualify the third Schmidt Peterson Motorsport entry for this year’s Indianapolis 500. The Briton split with IndyCar team Dragon Racing at the end of 2012. She sat out the first part of the year before racing the DeltaWing in the latest American Le Mans Series event at Laguna Seca a week ago.
April 20th, 2013
Simon Pagenaud topped the timing screens in Saturday’s final IndyCar practice session ahead of qualifying at Long Beach.
April 6th, 2013
Ryan Hunter-Reay survived a late challenge from Will Power to claim pole position for this weekend’s IndyCar race at Barber Motorsports Park. In a drama-filled session, the reigning champion moved to the top late in the ‘Fast Six’ with a best lap of 1m07.0871s, but then had to watch as Power squeezed in one final flying lap. The Australian’s efforts fell short though, and he was forced to settle for second with a time 0.2s down on Hunter-Reay’s.
April 5th, 2013
Victor Carbone has joined Team Moore Racing for the remainder of the 2013 Indy Lights season, making him only the second driver on the current grid to have previously won a Lights race. The 20-year-old Florida-based Brazilian will be team-mate to Juan Pablo Garcia in what will be his third season of Lights after spending two years with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. “I am very happy to be part of Team Moore and look forward to what this year will bring me,” Carbone said
March 27th, 2013
Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing development driver Kyle O’Gara will make his Indy Lights debut at the Freedom 100 at Indianapolis in May in entry jointly run with Schmidt Peterson Motorsport. The 17-year-old, who is brother-in-law to SFHR co-owner Sarah Fisher, has been predominantly racing in midgets, although he completed his Indy Lights rookie test with Fan Force United at Kentucky Speedway last October. He will test with Schmidt at Fontana in April and Indianapolis in early May.
March 8th, 2013
Sage Karam will graduate to Indy Lights in 2013 after securing a deal with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. Karam, who finished third in last year’s Pro Mazda championship, joins Jack Hawksworth and Gabby Chaves at Schmidt, meaning that the team’s line-up now includes all of the top three Pro Mazda point scorers from 2012. “One of the most exciting things I am looking forward to this year is working with proven and talented team-mates in Jack and Gabby,” Karam said.
March 1st, 2013
IndyCar rookie Tristan Vautier says he has been encouraged by his strong performances in pre-season testing. The 23-year-old, who completes Schmidt Peterson Motorsport’s expanded two-car line-up alongside compatriot Simon Pagenaud this year, was quickest in the recent test at Sebring, and unofficial times again put him at the top of the sheets at Wednesday’s Sonoma test. But despite the promising early signs, Vautier cautions that he still has a lot of work ahead to prepare for his debut in the season-opener at St Petersburg.
January 29th, 2013
Schmidt Peterson Motorsport has completed its long-planned expansion to two cars by signing rookie Tristan Vautier alongside compatriot Simon Pagenaud for the 2013 IndyCar season. Vautier won last year’s Indy lights title with the Schmidt team, and several crew members from his Lights campaign will be promoted along with him to work on his car
December 7th, 2012
Star Mazda champion Jack Hawksworth will contest the 2013 Indy Lights championship with Sam Schmidt Motorsports. The 21-year-old Briton stormed to this year’s crown, winning eight of the 16 races and taking 10 pole positions. He also made the final of the McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award
November 7th, 2012
IndyCar’s Simon Pagenaud admits he could be tempted to compete in future Global Rallycross events after enjoying his first test in the category at a Las Vegas track last week. The 28-year-old has already raced in a wide variety of championships, and in addition to an impressive single seater and sportscar career has contested several national rallies in France.
August 4th, 2012
Tristan Vautier claimed his fourth pole position of the season for Indy Lights’ standalone round in Trois-Rivieres. The series’ visit to the famous Canadian street circuit is its only date away from the IndyCar Series in the calendar.
July 21st, 2012
A last-lap effort from Carlos Munoz was rewarded with pole position for this weekend’s Indy Lights race at Edmonton.
July 20th, 2012
Simon Pagenaud opened this weekend’s IndyCar round at Edmonton by setting the fastest time in the first practice session for the Schmidt Hamilton team. The Frenchman’s best lap of 1m16.5391s was well under last year’s pole time of 1m18.5165s set by Takuma Sato, and put him almost 0.4 seconds clear of Foyt’s Mike Conway in second place. Justin Wilson (Dale Coyne) was third-fastest.
July 7th, 2012
Victor Carbone took pole for this weekend’s Indy Lights race after triumphing in a scrappy qualifying session in Toronto. The Sam Schmidt Motorsports driver spent the last few minutes of the session trading fastest times with team-mate Esteban Guerrieri before securing his advantage with a 1m20.2282s.
June 2nd, 2012
Briton Oliver Webb took pole position for this weekend’s Indy Lights race in Detroit. Webb took the honours with a best time of 1m17.7720s to give the Sam Schmidt Motorsports team its 50th series pole. Tristan Vautier and last weekend’s Freedom 100 winner Esteban Guerrieri secured a 1-2-3 for the Schmidt team by claiming the second and third spots on the grid.
May 25th, 2012
Esteban Guerrieri won an eventful Indy Lights Freedom 100 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, giving the Sam Schmidt Motorsports team its fourth straight victory at the event. The Argentine driver, who had started from the rear of the grid due to an engine change, took the lead in the final stages of the race with a move on Andretti Autosport’s Carlos Munoz.
May 4th, 2012
Townsend Bell will rekindle his relationship with Sam Schmidt Motorsports after being announced as the driver of the team’s second car for this month’s Indianapolis 500. It will be the third year in succession that Bell has raced at Indy for Schmidt. “Fast and consistency win the Indianapolis 500,” said Bell
April 23rd, 2012
Michael Shank Racing has filed an entry to run Jay Howard in next month’s Indy 500, although its participation will hinge upon the team securing an engine deal. The Ohio-based team, which won this year’s Daytona 500, took delivery of a DW12 chassis earlier this year and has the funding for its Indy campaign in place, and team owner Shank said that he is confident of a strong performance provided that he can find an engine. “We have the sponsor package in place, and we believe Jay is the kind of driver who could really shine in the 500,” Shank said
April 15th, 2012
Esteban Guerrieri took a comfortable win in Sunday’s Indy Lights race in Long Beach.
March 31st, 2012
Oriol Servia has been issued with a 10-place grid penalty for this weekend’s IndyCar race at Barber Motorsports Park following an unauthorised engine change. The Dreyer & Reinbold team changed the Lotus unit in the Spaniard’s car after Friday’s second practice session, although it was not immediately clear whether it change was precautionary or due to a failure