14 Results for year: 2018


Santino Ferrucci of Dale Coyne Racing is the latest of a new wave of young American drivers to achieve their life-long dream of racing in the INDYCAR Series as he competes in Sunday’s Sonoma IndyCar Grand Prix at The Sonoma (CA) Raceway. It will be his third IndyCar race this year in his initial season. The engaging 20 year from Woodbury, CT took his ... More

The 12th Annual Racing For Kids to the Hill Hit All the Right Notes!

Racing For Kids to the Hill 2018 is now in the history books, but the memories will last a long time. Even though showers and thunderstorms were predicted for almost a week, the day dawned warm with sunshine and just a few clouds. During the street fair, Kercheval Avenue was filled with young families, older children on bicycles and senior citizens out ... More

Indy Lights Series driver Ryan Norman brightens the day of young patients at Akron Children’s Hospital

Indy Lights driver Ryan Norman stopped by Akron Children’s Hospital to visit several hospitalized and outpatient children Thursday, regaling them with tales from the track and encouraging them to follow their own life dreams.  Ryan, who drives for Andretti Autosport, didn’t have too far to travel – he lives in nearby Aurora --  and this was his ... More

Six Mazda Road To Indy Drivers Delight Kids at Toronto Hospital

Six Mazda Road To Indy Drivers today brought laughter, smiles and unexpected excitement into the lives of 35 patients at Toronto’s Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. It was the third annual Racing For Kids® stop at the highly regarded hospital which treats children and youth living with disability, medically complex illness and injury. ... More


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Veach Captivates Kids With Talk On Bullying And Racing At 240 MPH

With an entertaining talk on how to handle schoolyard bullying and what life is like at 240 mph, Zach Veach captivated the attention and imagination of 100 youngsters today in a lively Racing For Kids stop at the Sheboygan Falls (WI) Boys & Girls Club.  It was Veach’s second visit in three years to the Sheboygan Falls facility. For 45 minutes ... More


ELKHART LAKE, WI The historic Siebkens Saloon will host the official Elkhart Lake Welcome Party to kick off the Verizon IndyCar Series’ return to Road America on Thursday, June 21. The welcome party will benefit Racing For Kids®, a non-profit charity that partners with motorsports to bring awareness and funding to childrens’ hospitals and child ... More

Leist and Binder Visit “The Kids” First Before Taking On The Challenging Belle Isle Course

On Friday Verizon IndyCar Series rookies Matheus Leist and Rene Binder will drive for the first time on Detroit’s famed Belle Isle Park road course. They are apprehensive and excited by the challenge and said so to several dozen Children’s Hospital of Michigan patients Thursday during a Racing For Kids® stop at the hospital’s Specialty Center. ... More

Young Boy ‘Walks’ For Indy Driver at Peyton Manning Hospital Visit

Liam Sprague has had a lot to deal with in his short life. He suffered a debilitating stroke while waiting for a heart transplant as a very young child. The stroke left him unable to walk or talk. Then he received a welcome heart transplant four years ago and began an arduous journey of rehabilitation. He speaks some now and though mostly confined to ... More

Racers Zach Veach and Christina Nielsen Entertain Kids At Long Beach Hospital

Since 1990, Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital has been a favorite stop for Racing For Kids®. As the Official Charity of The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro Celebrity Race for 26 years, Racing For Kids® annually led a celebrity laden trip to Miller before racing activity began on the streets of Long Beach. So Thursday’s program at Miller ... More