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LOS ANGELES – Verizon IndyCar Series driver Ryan Hunter-Reay now has a matching set of ESPY Awards.   Hunter-Reay, who won the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 with a thrilling finish over Helio Castroneves, received the ESPY Award as Best Driver for the second consecutive year on July 16 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. He became the first Indy car driver to repeat as...
Via On Pit Road
3 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Why Ryan Hunter-Reay Having Success in Toronto Could be Big for Series

INDIANAPOLIS- If you’ve been fortunate enough to cover an event as a member of the media, you’re most certainly aware of the No. 1 rule of your job – NO CHEERING IN THE PRESS BOX. Everyone knows this. If you consider yourself a member of the media or have aspirations of being a famous journalist, you can no longer take sides. Favorite teams, players or drivers are thrown out...
Via Race Review Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Hunter-Reay puts on late charge for surprise win in Iowa

Ryan Hunter-Reay blew past the field with two laps to go and won the IndyCar race at Iowa Speedway on Saturday for his first victory since the Indianapolis 500.
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

IndyCar: Ryan Hunter-Reay Suffers Terrible Luck Once Again at Pocono

Pocono, PA- For the second straight year, Ryan Hunter-Reay suffered bad luck at Pocono. He started second but finished 20th a year ago then had more bad luck go his way in this year’s Pocono 500 at the 2.5-mile track. Hunter-Reay, developed a suspension issue early on in today’s 200 Lap race and had to pit on Lap 29 as a result. While he was in the pits they caught the issue...
Via Race Review Online
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins Indy 500; Son Wants Nothing To Do With Milk (Video)

Ryan Hunter-Reay became the first American since 2006 to win the Indianapolis 500, pulling off the feat in dramatic fashion. Hunter-Reay and Helio Castroneves traded the lead four times during the last six laps, but it was the American who pulled ahead at the last second to win by 0.0600 seconds — the second-closest finish in the race’s history. “I’m a proud American boy...
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Hunter-Reay’s son refuses to drink Indy milk

Ryan Hunter-Reay won the second closest Indianapolis 500. In victory lane Hunter-Reay celebrated calling himself a “proud American boy” as he became the first American winner of the race since 2006. Of course not everyone was as excited about drinking the victory milk. Take for example two-year-old Ryden who was not interested. This was the first Indy 500 win in the career of...
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Hunter-Reay looks to put TMS troubles behind him

FORT WORTH, Texas Ryan Hunter-Reay found a bright spot when looking back on his 21st-place finish at last year's Firestone 550. That finish, which was caused by a mechanical failure, would be the last lowlight on the season for the American drive in the IndyCar Series. Hunter-Reay followed up that disappointing run at Texas Motor Speedway with three consecutive victories in...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Ryan Hunter-Reay to run Rolex 24 at Daytona

Reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay has been named the third co-driver alongside 2013 full-time teammates Max Angelelli and Jordan Taylor when the newly christened No. 10 Velocity Worldwide Corvette Dallara DP for Wayne Taylor Racing takes to the Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway road course for the 51st running of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series season...
Via Fan View Point
January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

IndyCar title pushes Hunter-Reay to new level

Ryan Hunter-Reay opened the IndyCar season determined to take his career to another level. He had a chance to race for the season-opening win at St. Pete, where a victory would have given him a nice little bump to start things. But when fuel became an issue, and his crew implored him to save gas over the closing laps, he backed off and settled for a third-place finish. It's...
Via AP on Fox
September 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Hunter-Reay still angry over Tagliani incident

There might come a day when Ryan Hunter-Reay forgives Alex Tagliani for running into him at Sonoma. It probably won't be anytime soon. Hunter-Reay is too busy trying to salvage the IndyCar championship. Contact with Tagliani ruined a podium finish for Hunter-Reay at Sonoma on Sunday, and it dramatically hurt his chances to chase down Will Power for the series title. The incident...
Via AP on Fox
August 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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