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Indy 500 Starting Lineup
May 28, 2018

Indy 500 Starting Lineup

INDIANAPOLIS – One of IndyCar s all-time greats will lead the field to green at the Indianapolis 500. All eyes, though, will be one row behind Scott Dixon as Fernando Alonso makes his debut in The Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Alonso has never raced on an oval before, never raced an Indy car and hasn t done a rolling start in 20 years — and that was in a go-kart…

Who Won the Indy 500 Today?
April 9, 2018

Who Won the Indy 500 Today?

Shares share tweet sms send INDIANAPOLIS – For a guy who finished second in the Indy 500 for the third time in his career – by just .2011 seconds to first-time winner Takuma Sato – Hélio Castroneves was surprisingly cheerful after the race. Instead of disappearing from Indianapolis Motor Speedway while Sato and his Andretti Autosport team kicked off their celebration…

Indy 500 Drivers
February 8, 2018

Indy 500 Drivers

Scott Dixon and Jay Howard avoided serious injury in a spectacular crash — or what Dixon labeled “a wild ride” afterward — during the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. The crash occurred on Lap 53 when Howard’s car bounced off the outside wall, apparently crushing his right front suspension. Dixon then went over the top of Howard’s car as he tried to get past and he…

What Time is Indy 500?
December 18, 2017

What Time is Indy 500?

Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will race for McLaren at the Indianapolis 500 on May 28 in a surprise switch that will see the Spanish driver miss the Monaco Grand Prix on the same day. It will be Alonso’s first drive in the biggest race in the United States as he steps up his bid to win what he regards as the “Triple Crown” of motor sport: the…

Indy 500 Race Time
December 6, 2017

Indy 500 Race Time

Shares share tweet sms send It only intensified when practice for the race’s 101st running began earlier this month, with loyal fans following him around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway track. As the first F1 driver in decades to race the Indy 500, fans just hope for a chance to see him, especially considering he’s normally on the other side of the globe. The…

Indy 500 Leaderboard
October 22, 2017

Indy 500 Leaderboard

Facebook Tweet Pinterest Everything you need to know about the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500: Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a 2.5-mile oval Race distance: 200 laps/500 miles Firestone tire allotment: 36 sets for use throughout the month Twitter: @IMS @IndyCar, #Indy500, #IndyCar Event website: IndyCar website: 2015 race winner: Juan Pablo Montoya…

Who Won Indy 500 Today?
September 24, 2017

Who Won Indy 500 Today?

Send INDIANAPOLIS – Drivers will make strong arguments for why they’re the best, and teams will summarize why they have the fastest cars. But the real question surrounding the Indy 500 is which driver does Vegas project as the winner on Sunday? Three days before the IndyCar Series’ most prestigious race, pole winner Scott Dixon is the favorite to claim victory…

Indiana Corvette
February 7, 2016

Indiana Corvette

Welcome to the Indiana Chapter NCRS Page . Browse through our pages for information that you may find valuable. This is the official NCRS web page. Check it out for more information about NCRS. This area will lead you to contact persons for the National Corvette Restorers Society and to NCRS Chapters in your area. This is a list of events all over the U.S. and…

Indianapolis 500 Grid
March 19, 2014

Indianapolis 500 Grid

Photo credit: AP Images IndyCar may need to take a good, long look at its shrinking grid this year. If not even the 100th running of its most famous race can buck the trend of teams scaling back, there may be an issue. Case in point, the all-female Grace Autosport effort, who wasn’t on the entry list because they couldn’t get a car. I immediately adored Grace…

Indy Standings
September 25, 2016

Indy Standings

BIRMINGHAM, AL - APRIL 23: Sebastien Bourdais (18) during the race morning warmup for the Honda Grand Prix of Alabama IndyCar race on April 23, 2017, at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, AL. (James Black/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) Sebastien Bourdais is still sitting on top of the Verizon IndyCar Series standings after Sunday’s Honda Indy Grand Prix…

Indy 500 Results
July 17, 2014

Indy 500 Results

Spencer Pigot s crash in practice Wednesday afternoon provided the Verizon IndyCar Series with its first look at how its new-for-2016 safety devices worked, and so far, everyone is pleased. Through its preliminary investigation of the Rahal Letterman Lanigan Honda driver s spin and collision with the Turn 1 wall, the rookie rotated, turned backward while heading…

Indy 500 Coverage
May 10, 2015

Indy 500 Coverage

BROWNSBURG, Ind. — Oriol Servia figured out the perfect way to describe to Americans how significant it is in Europe that famed Formula One driver Fernando Alonso is skipping the series’ crown jewel in Monaco to compete in America’s Indianapolis 500. “Think back to the time of Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, ” said Servia, the IndyCar veteran who will join Rahal Letterman…

Indy Racing News
September 4, 2015

Indy Racing News

Will Power (12), of Australia, speeds out of his stall after a pit stop past Mikhail Aleshin (7), of Russia, during an IndyCar auto race at Texas Motor Speedway, Saturday, June 10, 2017, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Will Power was trying to figure out how to hold off Scott Dixon for the lead as…

Indianapolis 500 Winner Today
April 28, 2015

Indianapolis 500 Winner Today

When Takuma Sato made a late-race pass to win Sunday’s Indianapolis 500, it was worth enough in purse money to pay off your student loans and have cash left over to buy a Ferrari LaFerrari in full. The winner’s earnings were nearly $2.5 million this year, a whopping $1.7 million more than second place got. Of course, Sato won’t take home all of that money. There…

What is Indy 500?
June 3, 2016

What is Indy 500?

If the best things in life are free, what happened over the weekend is basically the best thing ever. The No. 19 Boy Scouts of America race car finished third in Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 — the biggest racing event of the year. The top-three finish means millions of people saw the car’s red, white and blue paint scheme and logos that exclaim “Scouting” and “Be…

Indy Testing
January 4, 2015

Indy Testing

Share: Phoenix Raceway invites fans and media to the second annual “Prix View” Testing event for the Verizon IndyCar Series on Saturday, Feb. 11, Phoenix Raceway President Bryan R. Sperber announced today. The event will feature virtually the entire field of drivers and teams as they prepare to race under the lights in the Phoenix Grand Prix on Saturday night…

Indianapolis 500 TV Coverage
March 27, 2017

Indianapolis 500 TV Coverage

When they get to that first corner, I d rather look the other way,Cheever, the 1998 Indy 500 winner said. But since I am talking on TV, I can t. I view it as a miracle if they get through that first corner without an accident. It s such a difficult thing to get through because there s so much turbulence, so many cars changing lanes, so much speed, so much excitement…

Indy Qualifying on TV
May 2, 2017

Indy Qualifying on TV

The stars were out last weekend with Indianapolis 500 time trials playing out Saturday and Sunday on broadcast network TV, while NASCAR s Monster Energy Cup Series All-Star Race was Saturday night on FOX Sports 1. The Verizon IndyCar Seriessignature event continued its run on ABC with two-hour live telecasts on ABC Saturday and Sunday. Naturally Sunday s show…

Indy TV Schedule
December 15, 2016

Indy TV Schedule

May 26, 2017; Indianapolis, IN, USA; IndyCar Series driver Fernando Alonso during Carb Day for the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports This year, 2017, marks the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 from the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and there is plenty of television…

Indy Weekend
December 6, 2016

Indy Weekend

What are we going to do this weekend? We have an answer for you! Each week Visit Indy publishes five can t-miss events for the upcoming weekend. Save yourself the trouble of checking back by getting The Weekend 5 sent directly to your inbox each Thursday morning. Events update every Thursday at 10:00 am. The last weekend of Indy’s Pride Week is one of the largest…

Indy Toronto Results
January 5, 2017

Indy Toronto Results

P. N° Driver Team (Engine) Time 12 Penske (C) 1hs The Verizon Chevrolet team has been doing a great job. Obviously we have been playing catch-up all year, but every race they are executing. We are getting great strategies, great cars. We just have to keep chipping away, chipping away at this and see if we can have a shot at this. (On being second in points)…