HENDERSONVILLE'S JOSEF NEWGARDEN WINS INDY TORONTO
TORONTO – What a difference one race made.
Josef Newgarden took the lead on the 72nd lap and never relinquished it, finishing 1.4485 seconds ahead of teammate Luca Filippi at the Honda Indy Toronto. And the 1-2 effort in the 85-lap event over the 1.755-mile, 11-turn Exhibition Place street circuit was a first for CFH Racing, a team in its initial year of operation.
"It was cool to get a 1-2," Newgarden said. "This is a new team this year and so to already be able to get a 1-2 with this group is really incredible.
"That's too cool, too cool."
Just over a week ago, CFH Racing registered a frustrating double DNF in the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway. But Newgarden said the team can't get too excited from Sunday's result.
"I don't think we can let off the gas," he said. "We've really got to keep working because there's a lot of good teams and it's still difficult to do this on a regular basis. Read Full Article