Dave Lewandowski | indycar.com LEXINGTON, Ohio — Ryan Hunter-Reay stressed during the July 31 Open Test at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course that there was “plenty of time” left in the season to make a run for his second consecutive IZOD IndyCar Series championship. Following three consecutive finishes out of the top 10 in the No. […]
Ryan Hunter-Reay heads into IndyCar’s 11th round of competition ranked third in the championship points standings and ended today’s practice near the top of the speed charts. Hunter-Reay turned his fastest lap at 1:05.50 ranking him third overall on the day. He will qualify the No. 1 Chevy as part of Group Two during tomorrow’s […]
ESPY’s Best Driver winner Ryan Hunter-Reay will make his eighth Mid-Ohio start this weekend behind the wheel of the No. 1 Chevy. The DHL driver made his best start at the 13-turn circuit in 2003 (from third) and holds a best finish of third (2003, 2011) in Lexington, Ohio. The 32-year-old Florida resident has recorded […]
Anne Proffit – motorsport.com Ryan Hunter-Reay: the quiet forgotten champion is now in the spotlight thanks to the fans. Since he won his IZOD IndyCar Series championship in September of last year, we’ve heard very little in mainstream sports reporting about Ryan Hunter-Reay, the first American to take an Indy car title since Sam Hornish […]
By Dave Lewandowski – indycar.com Reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay received the ESPY Award as Best Driver during the 21st annual event July 17 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. It is the first ESPY Award presented to an Indy car driver since Jimmy Vasser, current co-owner of KV Racing Technology, in […]
Thank you to all the fans who voted! IZOD IndyCar Series reigning champion Ryan Hunter-Reay has been awarded an ESPY for Best Driver! This was the 32-year-old’s first ESPY nomination and first win, and is the first IndyCar driver to win an ESPY since 1997 (Jimmy Vasser). Congratulations Ryan!
DHL driver Ryan Hunter-Reay entered the weekend second in points and made his first career standing start for today’s 85-lap race from the fourth grid position. The reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion ran up front throughout the race and was on target for a top-five finish when the No. 1 machine was collected in a […]