Fittipaldi for the ovals

Pietro Fittipaldi will return to the NTT IndyCar Series for the 2021 season. The Brazilian, with the famous granddad, will be racing for Dale Coyne Racing with Rick Ware Racing in car #51, which he will share with Romain Grosjean. Grosjean has chosen to stick to the road and street courses, and skipping the ovals for now. He has mentioned in an interview, that his serious accident in Bahrain made him decide to skip the oval races in 2021. Fittipaldi has raced for Dale Coyne Racing back in 2018, but…

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IMSA reacts to Le Mans change

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship has reacted to the date change of the 2021 24 Hours of Le Mans. The change in date resulted in a date clash between their race at Virginia International Raceway and Le Mans. That has resulted in a number of changes for the American series. The VIR race is for GTLM and GTD cars only, and the GTLM cars hopefully being in France for Le Mans in August. So that race has been pushed back to 10 October. That moves the season finale at Petit Le…

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Le Mans moves to August, schedule change in ELMS and LMC

Automobile Club de l’Ouest has chosen to push the 2021 edition of the 24 hours car race back to August. That is due to the COVID-19 situation, which still creates issues around the world. The race has been moved to 21-22 August, since the ACO hopes to be able to let in spectators by then. There is however no news regarding the number of fans – if it’s the full capacity of 250.000+ or if it will be a reduced edition, like 2020 was thought to be with certain zones…

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