(WATKINS GLEN, NY) - The Izod IndyCar Series returns to action this weekend as the series opens a string of five consecutive road and street course races.
Practice gets underway Friday afternoon at Watkins Glen with an additional practice session scheduled for Saturday morning with qualifying on Saturday afternoon.
The race will be held on Sunday afternoon. Team Penske took three of the four earlier road course races this season.
Will Power won the first two before Helio Castroneves took the victory at Alabama.
Andretti Autosport's Ryan Hunter-Reay won the last road course event at Long Beach.
Justin Wilson is the defending champion at Watkins Glen.
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