News Details

Indy 500: Teams suffering from labour shortage

With the number of IndyCar teams going from 22 to 26 full-time teams, the sport is increasingly facing a labor shortage in in the form of skilled crew members. When Don Cusick and Beth Paretta left Indianapolis last May, they started planning a return. It took Cusick almost a full year to find an 11th-hour solution to run in the Indianapolis 500, teaming up with a partner. Paretta chose a different path, opting for three road races and against Indy as a one-off — the only race of the season. But the two burgeoning IndyCar teams with visions of full-time programs faced one big obstacle: A lack of crew members and engineers. The American labor shortage ravaging restaurants, factories and...
Full Story »
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Roger Penske gears up to host 300,000 guest at Indy 500

Roger Penske, owner of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, is opening the...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Dixon claims fastest pole in Indy 500 history!

©IndyCar Scott Dixon claimed on Sunday at the Brickyard his fifth career...
1mo ago from F1i.com

Indy 500 Day 3: Sato fastest, Grosjean flirts with...

Former Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean flirted four times with the wall...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Indy 500: Which ex-F1 drivers are racing at The...

The Indy 500 returns this weekend so here is Planet Sport's guide to the...
1mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar pit lane games in play at Mid-Ohio

Pit box selection has become a talking point at this weekend’s Mid-Ohio...
6h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Newgarden quickest in IndyCar Practice 1 at Mid-Ohio

Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden has set the pace in IndyCar Practice 1 at...
13h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Malukas building on strong team cohesion in rookie...

David Malukas is the youngest driver in the NTT IndyCar Series this...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Transfer rumours: Charles De Ketelaere to Leicester,...

Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer rumours, as Leicester City lead...
2h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal make Serge Gnabry transfer decision after...

ARSENAL are looking to sign a winger in this transfer window.
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.