Ryan Briscoe articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Castroneves takes vital victory to stay in title hunt (Indy Car) 25th August 2008, 1:03

Helio Castroneves headed a Penske one-two at Infineon Raceway to breathe life into his championship effort. He ended a 29-race streak without a win after scoring seven second places so far this year. It came just days after Penske lost both their original race cars when one of their transporters cost fire. Castroneves and Ryan […]

Scott Dixon takes fifth win of 2008 at Edmonton (Indy Car) 27th July 2008, 0:10

Scott Dixon won once again in the Indy Racing League thanks to rapid pit work by his Ganassi pit crew and a slice of fortunate with the race distance. Dixon had a quiet race until the late stages when one of his Penske rivals was knocked into a spin and the other fell back in […]

Ryan Briscoe takes second win of 2008 at Mid-Ohio (Indy Car) 20th July 2008, 21:19

Ryan Briscoe won for Penske at Mid-Ohio in a hectic race that started on a wet track. Briscoe started second alongside Helio Castroneves but dropped back early on as Justin Wilson and Scott Dixon passed him. But with a few laps the drivers were switxhing to slick tyres and the two that changed earliest – […]

Ryan Hunter-Reay takes maiden win at Watins Glen (Indy Car) 6th July 2008, 23:04

Ryan Hunter-Reay scored a surprise maiden win at Watkins Glen in a surprising conclusion to the race at the New York circuit. Ryan Briscoe and Scott Dixon led much of the race but Darren Manning and Hunter-Reay used an alternate pit strategy to hit the front. That paid off after a spate of full-course yellows […]

Birthday boy Dan Wheldon wins in Iowa (Indy Car) 22nd June 2008, 20:29

Dan Wheldon took a canny victory in Iowa after covering the final 90 laps without stopping for fuel – and he did it all on his birthday! He was able to stretch out his final stint thanks in part to a length caution period after Tony Kanaan crashed out of third on lap 212 of […]