Browsing: Hybrid Era

In a thrilling race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Arrow McLaren’s Pato O’Ward emerged victorious in the first race of the IndyCar hybrid era. The 25-year-old Mexican driver fended off a hard-charging Alex Palou of Chip Ganassi Racing to claim his second win of the 2023 season, setting the stage for an exciting continuation of the championship battle.

In a display of his prowess in the new hybrid-powered era of IndyCar racing, Alex Palou secured pole position at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, edging out Arrow McLaren’s Pato O’Ward by a mere 0.0024 seconds. Palou’s ability to adapt to the hybrid powertrain was on full display, as he overcame a minor issue in practice to secure the top spot on the grid.