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Newgarden wins IndyCar finale however can’t philosophize Dixon sixth title

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Josef Newgarden’s easiest and potentially easiest probability to raise his IndyCar crown turned into once to accumulate Sunday’s season finale. The rest attempting a victory on the streets of downtown St. Petersburg left Newgarden with almost no course to disclaim Scott Dixon one more championship. Newgarden weak a spectacular two-automobile go for the result in indeed accumulate at St. Pete however it surely wasn’t ample as Dixon stealthily carried out third to earn one more ring in his storied occupation. The 40-year-extinct New Zelander won his sixth title for Chip Ganassi Racing. He turned into once a tactician and followed Newgarden all day; a enact of ninth or greater gave him the title irrespective of the set Newgarden carried out. "...

IndyCar Harvest GP: Newgarden wins to gash Dixon’s aspects lead

Colton Herta’s Andretti Autosport-Honda took the lead at Flip 1 from polesitter Rinus VeeKay within the Ed Wood employee Racing-Chevrolet on the inaugurate, leaving the Group Penske-Chevrolets of Josef Newgarden and Will Energy in third and fourth. Herta on the extra powerful Firestone primaries might per chance per chance additionally no longer accept away from VeeKay, nevertheless and the ECR automobile handed him into Flip 8 on Lap 2. Within the support of this quartet, major-tired Rossi moved up from eighth to squeeze previous teammate Marco Andretti and the Meyer Shank Racing-Honda of Jack Harvey. Champion elect Scott Dixon had misplaced a build but by Lap 3 had moved support up to 12th but then misplaced the build to Santino Ferrucci’s Dale Coyne Racing/Vasser-Sullivan Honda. His ...