Without doubt, Bump Day for the Indianapolis 500 is one of the greatest day's in the motor racing calendar.
Will Power took his first IndyCar win of the 2011 season and also the points lead following a dominant display at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama.
Will Power notched up the sixteenth pole of his IndyCar career on Saturday at leafy Barber Motorsports Park.
A commanding performance by Dario Franchitti was more than enough to give the Chip Ganassi pilot victory in the IndyCar season opener in St Petersburg.
Helio Castroneves nudged Penske teammate, Will Power, off the top of the testing time sheets on the second and final day at Barber Motorsports Park, Alabama.
Will Power topped the first day of testing earlier this week at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama.
Italian motor racing website, Omnicorse, has reported that GP2 racer James Jakes will not be driving this weekend's Asia Series race at Imola, but instead will be staying in the US prior to launching an IndyCar career.
An unexpected name cropped up on the timing sheets at today's IndyCar test at Barber Motorsports Park.
Yesterday, at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi, the lingering effects of a sandstorm halted running for long periods, before rain showers interfered further with track time. During a period when the new GP2/11 cars needed to be on track to gain valuable information, fog set in.
While Formula 1 busies itself in Valencia at its opening test sessions of the season, twenty-six GP2 machines lined up at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina circuit for the first day of pre-season work.
On this, the second day of GP2 winter testing, Swiss driver Fabio Leimer topped both the morning and afternoon sessions at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina circuit.
Only nine days after the 2010 season was wrapped in Abu Dhabi, the GP2 field returned to the Middle East circuit to commence their winter test program.