Iowa Speedway Results: July 22, 2023 (Indycar)

Indycar race results from Saturday at Iowa Speedway

Today, Iowa Speedway hosts the Indycar Series. It’s the first of two races this weekend on the 0.75-mile oval in Newton, IA.

View Iowa results for the Indycar Series below.

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Will Power and Scott McLaughlin set the front row. 250 laps of open wheel racing are up next…

Race Report

Green flag, Power is clear into turn one. Ryan Hunter-Reay makes it four wide on the outside deeper in the field. He passes five cars in one corner!

Lap 42, Colton Herta hits the pit lane. The crew is struggling to get the right front wheel off and he’ll go several laps down after a 43 second pit stop.

Lap 65, Will Power cycles back to the lead as the first green flag cycle is complete. McLaughlin trails by 2 seconds.

Lap 89, McLaughlin is on the bumper of Power in the battle for the lead. He dives inside into turn one but McLaughlin gets boxed behind lap traffic and he can’t complete the pass.

Lap 100, Josef Newgarden works by McLaughlin to take over 2nd.

Lap 121, Power gets loose on the outside of turn one. Newgarden dives inside of Power into turn one. They nearly rub wheels off turn two. Power lifts and Newgarden takes over the race lead.

Lap 152, Graham Rahal gets tight and he slaps the wall off turn four. The caution is out.

Green, Newgarden leads McLaughlin and O’Ward into turn one.

50 to go, Newgarden leads McLaughlin by 3.5 seconds.

Pit Penalty: Benjamin Pedersen has been handed an unsafe release penalty.

40 to go, the final pit cycle is complete. Newgarden leads McLaughlin by 5 seconds.

20 to go, Newgarden leads McLaughlin by 3 seconds. 8 cars remain on the lead lap.

10 to go, Newgarden is pacing the field and slicing through lap traffic.

Josef Newgarden wins the first of two races at Iowa Speedway!

Iowa Speedway Results
July 22, 2023
Indycar Series
(Race 1)

Pos | Driver

1. Josef Newgarden

2. Scott McLaughlin

3. Pato O’Ward

4. Marcus Ericsson

5. Will Power

6. Scott Dixon

7. Kyle Kirkwood

8. Alex Palou

9. Takuma Sato

10. Alexander Rossi

11. Romain Grosjean

12. David Malukas

13. Felix Rosenqvist

14. Helio Castroneves

15. Callum Ilott

16. Agustin Canapino

17. Rinus VeeKay

18. Jack Harvey

19. Colton herta

20. Christian Lundgaard

21. Conor Daly

22. Devlin DeFrancesco

23. Ryan Hunter-Reay

24. Ed Carpenter

25. Sting Ray Robb

26. Santino Ferrucci

27. Benjamin Pedersen

28. Graham Rahal

Indycar Series
Point Standings

After: 11 of 17 Races

Pos | Driver | Points

1. Alex Palou

2. Josef Newgarden

3. Scott Dixon

4. Pato O’Ward

5. Marcus Ericsson

6. Scott McLaughlin

7. Will Power

8. Christian Lundgaard

9. Alexander Rossi

10. Colton Herta

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July 22, 2023

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