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Indycar Grand Prix: Herta wins a wild, wacky, wet race

As Formula 1 hopeful Colton Herta set up his winning pass, all he could see were red flashing lights, but he still charged forward. The 22-year-old California driver quickly darted to the inside of Pato O'Ward on a late restart, took the lead for good with nine laps to go and beat Simon Pagenaud to the finish line by 3.0983 seconds to win a wild, wacky, wet IndyCar Grand Prix. “Pure talent,” Herta joked when asked how he persevered for his first win of the season despite the incredibly challenging weather conditions. “The most interesting thing is you never have a car that handles great in the wet and great in the dry, but it happened today.' Getting to victory lane certainly wasn't...
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