Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi had an absolutely outstanding 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season which began with a third place finish at the Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg.
The Californian who was driving the No.27 NAPA Auto Parts Honda ended the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix in third place.
At the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, Rossi fought off a charge from Team Penske’s Will Power and Chip Ganassi Racing’s Ed Jones. In the opening Detroit Grand Prix on Belle Isle, Rossi finished the race in third place.
At the DXC Technology 600 at Texas Motor Speedway, Rossi finished the race in third place.
At the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, Rossi took his second win of the season ahead of Robert Wickens and Will Power. The Andretti Autosport driver took back to back victories as he followed his Mid-Ohio win up with a victory at the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway.
At the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at Gateway Motorsports Park, Rossi finished the race in second place behind winner Will Power.
Rossi ended the season in second place in the championship behind winner Scott Dixon and has firmly laid the foundations not only as Andretti Autosport’s number one but also a very strong favourite to win the 2019 IndyCar Series title.