2019 IndyCar Mid-Ohio Preview

IndyCar follows on from the Iowa 300 by heading to Mid-Ohio for the thirteenth round of the 2019 season.

Josef Newgarden enters the race as the championship leader having won last time out in Iowa and having extended his championship lead to twenty nine points over Alexander Rossi.

Rossi lost ground having finished sixth in Iowa, despite this Rossi hasn’t finished outside the top ten since the IndyCar Grand Prix back in May.

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Others in good form going into the weekend include Scott Dixon who has finished in the top five in the last three rounds, of which two are back to back top three finishes.

James Hinchcliffe is another driver to enter Mid-Ohio on the back of some strong performances having finished seventh in Road America, sixth in Toronto the following round before finishing third in the previous round in Iowa.

There have been six different winners on road course/street circuits so far in 2019 of which Newgarden, Rossi and Dixon are three.

2019 IndyCar Grand Prix
Marcus Ericsson (#7) and Helio Castroneves (#3), 2019 IndyCar Grand Prix Warmup” by Roger Gerbig is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

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