Red Bull Global Rallycross kicks off the second half of its 2014 season with its inaugural event at Daytona International Speedway, the sixth round of the 2014 season. Here’s a look at the course itself.
Red Bull GRC TV’s Kristen Kenney talks to some of the biggest names in the series about key storylines heading into this weekend’s race, from the biggest track in series history to drivers who have competed at Daytona before.
Additionally, Kenney caught up with Emma Gilmour for a track walk prior to today’s race (see below):
Be sure to tune into your local NBC affiliate on Saturday, August 23 at 2:30PM ET, or watch live online at http://liveextra.nbcsports.com.
Part-time NTT IndyCar Series entrant Juncos Racing will announce their attempt to qualify for the 2019 Indianapolis 500 within the next few weeks, according to RACER.
The team, which made its Indy 500 debut in 2017, ran 12 of the 17 IndyCar Series races last season, but has only made a start in one of the four events so far in 2019, finishing 18th in the inaugural running of the IndyCar Classic at Circuit of the Americas with Kyle Kaiser behind the wheel.
Though no driver has yet to be announced for the single-car entry, Kaiser is expected to be the leading candidate for the ride. The 23-year-old Californian has raced for the team since 2014, where he won the 2017 Indy Lights championship.
One of the top teams in the Road to Indy ladder system, Juncos Racing has over 50 wins between Indy Lights and Indy Pro 2000 competition. The team’s most recent victory came in the second Indy Lights race at St. Petersburg this year with Rinus VeeKay behind the wheel.
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