Auto Club Speedway
Mar 21

IndyCar to award double points for 500-mile races

Indianapolis, along with Pocono and Fontana, will award double points during the 2014 season. (Photo: Chris Gaythen/Getty Images)

Indianapolis, along with Pocono and Fontana, will award double points during the 2014 season. (Photo: Chris Gaythen/Getty Images)

IndyCar will award double points for the three ”Triple Crown” races and award points based on qualifying for the Indianapolis 500.

The three ”Triple Crown” races are the only 500-mile events on the schedule: The Indianapolis 500, the July race at Pocono and the season finale at Fontana.

Feb 11

IndyCar: Teams take part in preseason test at Auto Club Speedway

Photo: @Mikeconway26

Photo: @Mikeconway26

While the first IndyCar race of the year is still over a month away, teams are hard at work preparing for the season. On Monday, a handful of teams headed to Fontana, Calif. to test Auto Club Speedway.

Oct 18

IndyCar: Power Leads Penske 1-2-3 In Qualifying

Will Power celebrates earning pole position for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar race at Auto Club Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)

Will Power celebrates earning pole position for the MAVTV 500 IndyCar race at Auto Club Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)

Penske Racing was perfect Friday in the first phase toward pushing Helio Castroneves to the IndyCar championship.

Will Power, Castroneves and AJ Allmendinger swept the front row in qualifying for Saturday night’s season finale at Auto Club Speedway, where Castroneves is trying to chase down Scott Dixon for the IndyCar title.