Alexander Rossi ending his win draught and a rollercoaster Indianapolis weekend for the title contenders are the main topics of conversation on this week’s The Race IndyCar Podcast.
Rossi’s left both hosts feeling unfulfilled based on what his career promised but hasn’t delivered in the last two years. But finally, he and his Andretti Autosport team pulled a whole weekend together without bad luck or mistakes to record a popular win on the Indy road course.
Unusual weekends for Will Power and Marcus Ericsson, who both went from back to front, are outlined in the context of the championship battle, as is another impressive weekend for the rookies.
Finally, JR Hildebrand and Jack Benyon give the latest on motorsport’s original summer 2022 contract saga – before Alpine and Oscar Piastri stole their thunder – between Alex Palou, Ganassi, and McLaren.