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Takuma Sato, 2017 Indy 500 Champion

Takuma Sato wins 2017 Indy 500, Fernando Alonso retires due to engine trouble

After a grueling 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, Takuma Sato emerged victorious at the end of the 200-lap race. Sato's surprise victory came after a battle with Hélio Castroneves in the final few laps of the race. Sato is a former Formula One driver and has only won one... read more

May 30, 2017 by
 
JR Hildebrand POV Indy Car video

Experience 5 gs and 190 mph in an IndyCar

The next time someone argues racing doesn't require much skill, show them this video. Not only do IndyCar drivers possess the skills to drive 200-plus mph, concentration... read more May 1, 2017 by


 
Fernando Alonso

McLaren, Fernando Alonso partner with Andretti for 2017 Indy 500

McLaren is floundering in Formula One and there isn’t much hope for the rest of the season. McLaren has even decided to let star driver Fernando Alonso skip this... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
2017 Chevrolet Camaro SS 50th Anniversary Edition pace car for the 2016 Indianapolis 500

50th Anniversary Camaro SS named official pace car of 2016 Indy 500

The Chevrolet Camaro turns 50 this year—the actual anniversary is September 26—and as part of the celebrations a special anniversary version of the current... read more April 19, 2016 by


 
Scott Dixon Wins Fourth IndyCar Championship

Dixon edges out Montoya to take 4th IndyCar championship

Persistence paid off for racer Scott Dixon over the weekend. The New Zealander, who won the coveted Borg-Warner Trophy at the 2008 Indianapolis 500, edged out Juan Pablo... read more August 31, 2015 by


 
Formula One Halo cockpit protection concept

FIA Will Test Closed Cockpits

In the wake of Justin Wilson's tragic death last week, the conversation about closed cockpits in open-wheel racing has been renewed. Formula One's governing body, the FIA... read more August 28, 2015 by


 
Justin Wilson - Anne Proffit photo

Justin Wilson, IndyCar Racer, Dead At 37

The headline could also read "Justin Wilson, loving husband and father to two young daughters, dead at 37". It's the tragic story we hate to write, and it seems we've been... read more August 25, 2015 by


 
Mark Reuss and the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car for the 2015 IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix

GM Product Chief Mark Reuss To Pace 2015 IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix In A Corvette Z06

IndyCar heads to Detroit this weekend for the ‘Chevrolet Dual in Detroit’ hosted on the Belle Isle Park road course, and none other than General Motors Company... read more May 29, 2015 by


 
Juan Pablo Montoya, Indianapolis 500 May 24, 2015, Photo courtesy JPMontoya.com

2015 Indianapolis 500: Juan Pablo Montoya wins at the Brickyard

Juan Pablo Montoya was less than a second—0.1046, to be exact—in front of fellow Team Penske driver Will Power crossing the finish line at the Indianapolis 500... read more May 26, 2015 by


 
Jeff Gordon and the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car for the 2015 Indianapolis 500

Jeff Gordon To Pace 2015 Indy 500 In A Chevy Corvette Z06

NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon isn’t racing as much as he used to but the four-time Sprint Cup champion will be at next month’s 2015 Indianapolis 500, where... read more April 30, 2015 by


 
2014 Indianapolis 500

Indy 500 Tops Must-Attend Sports List: Infographic

Sporting events across the globe draw in passionate fans who show support for their favorite teams, players, drivers, riders, and combatants. Watching a live sporting event... read more May 27, 2014 by


 
Ryan Hunter-Reay - Anne Proffit photo

Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins 2014 Indy 500

Ryan Hunter-Reay took his second win of the 2014 IndyCar season at the weekend, emerging victorious in the 98th running of the famous Indianapolis 500. Hunter-Reay, driving... read more May 26, 2014 by


 
Dario Franchitti and the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Indy 500 pace car

Dario Franchitti To Pace Indy 500 Using 2014 Camaro Z/28

Recently retired racing driver Dario Franchitti, a three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and four-time IndyCar champion, will be pacing this year’s ‘Greatest... read more March 25, 2014 by


 
Dario Franchitti's last pit stop at Indianapolis - Anne Proffit photo

Dario Franchitti To Retire From Racing Due To Spinal Injuries Suffered In Houston Indy Crash

Just last month, IndyCar racer Dario Franchitti suffered a scary wreck after touching wheels with Takuma Sato at the Houston Grand Prix. Today, Franchitti announced he is... read more November 14, 2013 by


 
Dario Franchitti IndyCar wreck

Dario Franchitti Catches Air And Crashes Hard In Houston: Video

If you're going to race, there's a high probability that you're also going to crash at some point in your career. It's a part of racing. That part of racing was on display... read more October 7, 2013 by


 
Chevrolet's twin-turbo IndyCar V-6 engine

IndyCar Goes To Mandatory Twin-Turbo Setup For 2014

If you're not watching IndyCar racing, you should be. Yes, there are ovals, but there are also road courses on a regular basis, and whichever is on the weekend's docket... read more July 31, 2013 by


 
 

 
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