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Indy 500 Racing
January 4, 2020

Indy 500 Racing

Vice President Mike Pence Mike (Michael) Richard Pence Conway: Not everyone is college material Pence mourns slain US service members Pence promises end to ObamaCare during Milwaukee visit MORE plans to attend the Indy 500 on Sunday, carrying on a decades-old tradition for his family. Going to the #Indy500 has been a Pence tradition for decades. Karen &…

Indy 500 positions
December 31, 2019

Indy 500 positions

The 10-33 positions were set earlier in the day. Leading the back 23 will be 2014 Indy 500 champ Ryan Hunter-Reay. Hunter-Reay will be at the pole in the 10 spot after his four-lap average of 231.442. Ed Jones will start from the number 11 spot with a 230.578 mph average and Spanish driver Oriol Servia took the number 12 spot with a 230.309 mph average. Last…

What Time does the Indianapolis 500 Start?
December 27, 2019

What Time does the Indianapolis 500 Start?

Takuma Sato of Japan held off a late-race duel with veteran Helio Castroneves to win the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. Sato, claiming his second IndyCar win, is the 71st driver to win the historic race and he did it in style, passing Castroneves to retake the lead with four laps to go. He could be heard screaming in celebration on the television…

Texas Indy Race
December 11, 2019

Texas Indy Race

Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage expressed disappointment in how his summer race weekend turned out. Rain wreaked havoc on IndyCar’s Firestone 600. The race was postponed Saturday night after heavy rainfall, and then had another delay Sunday. It finally started at 1:49 p.m. Sunday, but was halted after 71 laps when more rain hit the area. With additional…

Indianapolis 500 TV Schedule
November 13, 2019

Indianapolis 500 TV Schedule

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – For the third day in a row, IndyCar drivers will hit the track for Indianapolis 500 practice. Public gates open at IMS at 10 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series practice will run from noon to 6 p.m. During practice Tuesday, Will Power topped the speed charts by turning the fastest lap of the day. Helio Castroneves turned the second-fastest lap. Gabby…

Indy Drag Racing
October 24, 2019

Indy Drag Racing

Million dollar racecars circle the Indianapolis Motor Speedway at speeds in excess of 220 miles per hour, their turbocharged, seven hundred horsepower motors propelling drivers encased in amazingly protective carbon fiber capsules in cars weighing 1580 pounds. Six miles to the west at Lucas Oil Raceway, NHDRO’s McIntosh Machine & Fabrication Pro Street…

Who Won the Indy 500 Race?
October 12, 2019

Who Won the Indy 500 Race?

DETROIT — Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato set a track record to claim the pole for Sunday’s second race of the IndyCar doubleheader at the Detroit Grand Prix. Sato covered the 2.36-mile road course on Belle Isle in 1 minute, 13.6732 seconds at 115.434 mph in his Andretti Autosport Honda. Ryan Hunter-Reay, who was the fastest driver in the slower first qualifying…

Who is Winning the Indianapolis 500?
October 3, 2019

Who is Winning the Indianapolis 500?

Racing legend Al Unser may be 77, but his opinion still packs a punch. “The Indy 500s, ” Unser said quickly, when asked what meant more to him - his three series championships or his four Indianapolis 500 wins. “You’ve gotta take into consideration the prestige that the Indy carries, and the money. There isn’t another race in IndyCar series that pays near the…

Indy 500 Starting Grid Printable
August 16, 2019

Indy 500 Starting Grid Printable

Seven former winners The former winners on the grid for the 101st Indianapolis 500 are Helio Castroneves, Team Penske teammate Juan Pablo Montoya, Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan of Chip Ganassi Racing, Ryan Hunter-Reay and his Andretti Autosport teammate Alexander Rossi, and veteran Buddy Lazier. Castroneves drank the milk in 2001 on his debut, 2002 in a highly…

Indy Results
July 31, 2019

Indy Results

The pacesetters of the day were forced into ducking into the pits over the final 10 laps, Rossi dropping his pace to as low as 180mph on the final lap to stretch his fuel mileage. The Californian, who was a late sign-up for the Verizon IndyCar Series season, obeyed his team orders from Bryan Herta, and slowed down soon enough to hold on for victory ahead of teammate…

Formula Indy
July 27, 2019

Formula Indy

After a rousing celebration of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 last year, the question naturally followed: How could the 101st version of the legendary race be more than an anticlimax? Turns out one answer is Fernando Alonso. Alonso, a two-time Formula One champion who’s having a middling season in that series, opted to skip the glamorous Monaco Grand…

Indy Race Schedule
June 29, 2019

Indy Race Schedule

Darron Cummings/Associated Press The 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 takes place on May 28, but the field will officially be set this weekend, with qualifying occurring on Saturday and Sunday. Saturday s qualifying runs will determine the Fast 9, and those nine drivers will duke it out for the top nine spots in the field Sunday after the No. 10 through…

Indy Race Drivers
June 25, 2019

Indy Race Drivers

Takuma Sato won the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday by holding off Helio Castroneves and Ed Jones on the final lap. Sato jumped into the lead with five laps to go after catching Castroneves, but he faced a stiff test from the Brazilian down the final stretch. Castroneves led with six laps to go after passing Max Chilton, but Sato caught Castroneves on the turn. The…

Indy USA
June 21, 2019

Indy USA

The presidency and Congress aren’t the only things at stake when voters go to the polls next month. In several cities, people will also be deciding the future of their transit and transportation systems. With the odds of increasing federal transit funding looking remote in gridlocked Washington, these local ballot measures take on even more importance. Before…

Indy 500 Finish Order
June 13, 2019

Indy 500 Finish Order

INDIANAPOLIS — JR Hildebrand tried to apologize, but Helio Castroneves wasn’t having it. Castroneves was furious Sunday after a collision with Hildebrand late in the 100th Indianapolis 500 dropped him from contention for the victory to an 11th-place finish. The incident defined the day’s troublesome performance for Team Penske’s four drivers. Juan Pablo Montoya…

Indy 500 Live Results
June 1, 2019

Indy 500 Live Results

INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY - Fernando Alonso says he cannot be sad at the eventual outcome of his first Indy 500 because of how much he has enjoyed the experience leading up to it and the unpredictability of the event. All you need to know about Fernando Alonso s rookie Indy 500 appearance at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 28. Alonso will start…

What Time is the Indianapolis 500?
April 28, 2019

What Time is the Indianapolis 500?

If you were glued to your computer earlier this week watching a single orange car run around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, never fear: you weren’t alone. The live stream of Fernando Alonso’s first IndyCar test has been viewed over 2 million times, per Autoweek—and continues to be watched on-demand. Alonso’s IndyCar run has already attracted the international attention…

Indy Drivers
April 9, 2019

Indy Drivers

The fiery crash that sent Scott Dixon’s car airborne on lap 53 of this year’s Indianapolis 500 has some racing experts—or at least members of one team—wondering if the IndyCar Series and Indianapolis Motor Speedway need to do a better job blocking certain drivers from competing in the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Shortly after Dixon’s Ganassi Racing car hit…

Indy Lighting Series
April 5, 2019

Indy Lighting Series

Monument Cir Indianapolis, IN 46204 (317) 237- I ve gone to the Circle of Lights for 10+ years and have loved it every time. It is a uniquely Indianapolis event that appeals to all kinds of people, and it s the start of a particularly beautiful month downtown. It is always hosted the day after Thanksgiving. My group always goes down a few hours early to go shopping…

Indy Race Winners
April 1, 2019

Indy Race Winners

INDIANAPOLIS — Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves watched from afar as NASCAR stars Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart retired and Dale Earnhardt Jr. announced that he will step away after the season. Castroneves is far from jealous. But he is definitely curious. After all, there s no denying that Castroneves and fellow 42-year-old IndyCar driver…

Indianapolis 500 Start Time
March 24, 2019

Indianapolis 500 Start Time

Chris Graythen/Getty Images The 2017 Indy 500 will take place on Sunday, May 28, as Formula 1 star Fernando Alonso will take part in the iconic race for the first time. The eyes of the motorsport world will be on the event more than ever―Alonso went so far as to skip the Monaco Grand Prix, arguably the biggest race on the F1 calendar, just to drive in the Indy…

When is the Indy 500 Race
March 20, 2019

When is the Indy 500 Race

This is not a late April Fool s joke. This is real. Fernando Alonso will skip this year s Monaco Grand Prix so that he can drive in the Indy 500. Alonso and McLaren made the announcement today. At Indy, Alonso will drive what will be branded a McLaren-Honda-Andretti car. In the IndyCar series, all the teams use identical chassis made by Dallara, the DW12. Honda…

Indianapolis 500 Starting Lineup
March 18, 2019

Indianapolis 500 Starting Lineup

The pole will be set in the final hour of today s qualifying as Carpenter will lead the fastest nine in a winner-take-pole shootout, starting at 5 p.m. on ABC. The remaining drivers in the field will then fall in line, 10-33 on the grid, based on speed. You can follow live streaming of Sunday s final sessions at IndyCar s Race Control. Sunday qualifications will…

Autosport Indiana PA
March 10, 2019

Autosport Indiana PA

Kim Cassidy, Keynote Speaker Bryn Mawr College’s ninth President, is committed to expanding and diversifying the STEM pipeline, building on Bryn Mawr’s decades-long success in graduating large numbers of women majors in these fields (28% of graduates from 2013-2015 vs. 10% of all female students nationally) who in turn earn advanced degrees at higher rates than…

Honda Indy Results
February 22, 2019

Honda Indy Results

Will Power is in position for another strong Verizon IndyCar Series result at Barber Motorsports Park after the Team Penske driver captured the pole position for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama in Saturday’s qualifying. The 2014 IndyCar champion is a two-time race winner at Alabama (2011 and 2012), and has finished within the Top 5 at Barber each of the…

Race Indianapolis
February 14, 2019

Race Indianapolis

After a spectacular debut in 2016, the Red Bull Air Race returns to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indiana, USA. Home to the world s biggest single-day sporting event – the historic Indianapolis 500 – and host to the likes of Formula One and NASCAR, the city is primed and more than ready for even more full-throttle, no-holds-barred racing. For 2017 the IMS…

Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid PDF
February 6, 2019

Indianapolis 500 Starting Grid PDF

Photo Ingrid Calame has made artworks like the one above by tracing skid marks at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Credit The Indianapolis Museum of Art WHEN the Los Angeles artist Ingrid Calame wanted to trace the skid marks on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the track’s manager was skeptical. “The request was pretty unusual, ” said the manager, Dan Edwards…

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