IndyCar Series comes back to Portland

On a soggy and wet Thursday morning in front of City Hall, Mayor Ted Wheeler and Commissioner Amanda Fritz announced the return of IndyCar racing to Portland.

The Verizon IndyCar Grand Prix of Portland will take place at Portland International Raceway over Labor Day weekend, August 31st through September 2nd, 2018.

Here’s Mayor Ted Wheeler and Amanda Fritz


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Driver Graham Rahal also spoke at the press conference.


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Check out Portland International Raceway on the web at

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