Feb 11

IndyCar: Catching Up With Simon Pagenaud

Simon Pagenaud waves to fans before the Grand Prix of Baltimore. (Photo: Getty Images)

waves to fans before the 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore. (Photo: Getty Images)

The metropolitan streets are deserted and dimly lit in the wee hours of the morning. Simon Pagenaud unlocks a warehouse door and opens an envelope that contains his classified mission: evaluate the 2015 Acura TLX prototype.

“It’s real James Bond stuff,” Pagenaud said of his role in a TV commercial he filmed in Los Angeles late last year.

The star is the car, but the Series driver, who enters his third full season with is pleased with his supporting role.

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Feb 10

IndyCar: James Hinchcliffe Cheers On Team Canada From Afar

Canadian IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe. (Photo: Getty Images)

Canadian driver . (Photo: Getty Images)

Count James Hinchcliffe among the many Canadians caught up with Winter Olympic fever.

With his home country near the top of the medal table, the three-time IndyCar Series race winner tweeted, “Fully addicted to Olympic action now. #GoCanada”

 

As for his favorite sport to watch, Hinchcliffe chose two sports that are uniquely Canadian.

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