Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Sports

Pagenaud offers well being replace, standing of returning to racing in 2024

Joey Barnes Jan 22, 2024, 8:10 PM Upd: Jan 23, 2024, 2:45 PM The 39-year-old Frenchman has not competed in any event since suffering a vicious practice crash during the IndyCar Series weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in July. Meyer Shank Racing was forced to call on a rotation of substitutes for the final

Pagenaud offers well being replace, standing of returning to racing in 2024

Joey Barnes

Joey Barnes

Upd:

The 39-year-old Frenchman has not competed in any occasion since struggling a vicious apply crash through the IndyCar Collection weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports activities Automobile Course in July.

Meyer Shank Racing was compelled to name on a rotation of substitutes for the ultimate 9 of 17 rounds, with Conor Daly, Tom Blomqvist and Linus Lundqvist piloting the No. 60 Honda. Getting into 2024, Blomqvist has change into the crew’s full-time driver of the entry.

Within the meantime, Pagenaud, the 2019 Indianapolis 500 winner and 2016, has spent the offseason specializing in getting wholesome.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

On Monday afternoon, the motive force took to social media and his private web site to share the newest:

“2023 wasn’t a simple yr for me as most of you’ll know. My racing was reduce quick on July 1 once I had a giant accident throughout apply at Mid-Ohio. My automobile suffered a producer brake failure leading to my leaving the observe with a number of high-speed rolls at 180mph. The IndyCar security crew did a tremendous job to get me out of the automobile and to take care of me within the first hours after the affect, and I shall be without end grateful to them.

“As a result of accident, I couldn’t proceed my season which meant that I solely did eight races in 2023. Ever since, I’ve been concentrating on getting my well being again to 100%. For that, I’ve been working intently with a terrific crew of docs and I’ve been progressing day-after-day.

“I don’t know but if I shall be again behind a wheel in 2024 nor if I’m prepared for it. I wish to take issues slowly to ensure that once I come again, I’m at my best once more. “For now, I wish to thank all of you who’ve despatched messages of help, and naturally a giant due to my household, buddies, and crew who’ve been there for me 24/7.

“Whereas I’m figuring out my subsequent steps, I additionally wish to take the chance to look again at my profession and reminisce with you about previous success and particular moments. However don’t get me unsuitable: This isn’t the tip as higher occasions are forward!

“Have a terrific 2024 everybody!”

Learn Additionally:

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Associated video

Read More

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

MMA

Vadim Nemkov is no longer the Bellator light heavyweight champion. On Wednesday, Bellator officials confirmed to MMA Fighting that Nemkov vacated the 205-pound belt...

Boxing

JAKE PAUL INVITES RAMASWAMY TO BOXING MATCH ... I Got You Ringside, Bro!!! 12/15/2023 12:30 AM PT Jake Paul is keeping his political ties...

American Football

LAS VEGAS — When it was over — with the Super Bowl confetti falling from the roof and Kansas City Chiefs fans chanting in...

WWE

Ranking the 7 Best Elimination Chamber Matches in WWE History 0 of 7 Credit: WWE.com The Elimination Chamber returns Saturday morning as WWE presents...

Boxing

Please enable JS and disable any ad blocker

NBA

Erin Walsh February 18, 2024 David Becker/NBAE via Getty Images The future of the NBA's G League Ignite has officially been put into question....

Basketball

Halftime Report The last time UCLA and the Utes met, the game was decided by 46 points, but it sure doesn't look like the...

WWE

Even though current WWE star CM Punk was unable to pick up a victory inside of the octagon during his short fighting career, he...

UFC

Sports Betting Dime provides exclusive sports betting commercial content to Newsweek, including real-time odds, picks, analysis and premier sportsbook offers to help sports fans...

UFC

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 17: Merab Dvalishvili celebrates defeating Henry Cejudo in their ... [+] bantamweight weight fight during UFC 298 at Honda Center...

UFC

February 19, 2024 5:45 pm ET Saturday’s UFC pay-per-view event in Anaheim, Calif. was not a good night to be a limb. UFC 298...

American Football

Please enable JS and disable any ad blocker

Advertisement