Texas Penalty Ends Up Costing Hinchcliffe 5 Positions in Final Championship Standings

Photo Credit: motorsports.nbcsports.com The 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series has officially come to a close, and the championship standings are official. After a solid season during which Schmidt Peterson Motorsports’ James Hinchcliffe was in the top 10 in the championship standings and even within striking distance of the top 5, Hinchcliffe has ended up in 13th in the championship standings despite a really solid season driving a … Continue reading Texas Penalty Ends Up Costing Hinchcliffe 5 Positions in Final Championship Standings

Hinchcliffe Penalized 25 Points Following Post-Race Inspection at Texas

Photo Credit: Motorsport IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe cannot catch a break. After leading 188 of the 248 laps of the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas, including 157 of 177 laps last Saturday when the race was continued from back in June, Hinchcliffe finished in 2nd place by just 0.0080 seconds to Graham Rahal, the 5th closest finish in IndyCar history … Continue reading Hinchcliffe Penalized 25 Points Following Post-Race Inspection at Texas

Rahal Wins at Texas by 0.0080 Seconds Over Hinchcliffe

Photo Credit: IndyCar Let’s put ourselves back in 2012 for a moment. There are 3 laps to go at the 2012 Firestone 550. Graham Rahal, who is driving for Chip Ganassi Racing, is out front with a comfortable lead over Justin Wilson. He is poised to win his first IndyCar race since the 2008 season, when he won his first IndyCar race in the first … Continue reading Rahal Wins at Texas by 0.0080 Seconds Over Hinchcliffe