| May 22, 2011
| 9:29 AM
Alex Tagliani is the first Canadian driver to win the pole at the Indianapolis 500.
He posted a four-lap average of 227.472 mph on the final qualifying attempt Saturday. That knocked 2008 Indy winner Scott Dixon off the pole.
Tagliani got it right...
| May 23, 2011
| 7:14 AM
In 99 years, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has showed this face before. Sun, rain, wind, then rain and sun again. It plays with the emotions of drivers, especially when nine spots remain in the field for the 500 mile race and the number of cars trying...
| May 22, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Fate has often worked against Michael Andretti and his family-and their hasn't been much return.
Accidents, engine failures, last 100 yard passes, its all apart of the successful racing family's sometimes haunted history at the famed oval.
Sunday was an...
| May 27, 2011
INDIANAPOLIS — Vehemently and overwhelmingly, drivers who will compete Sunday in the 100th anniversary Indianapolis 500 predicted the race could turn into chaos because of two-abreast restarts.
None was more vocal than pole-sitter Alex Tagliani....
| May 29, 2011
| 10:23 PM
They often say that time heals all wounds, but it was obvious the uncertainty was still delivering a piercing dagger deep below Dan Wheldon's skin.
Maybe it hadn't bothered him much back then as it did on May 6th, 2011. On that day, Dan Wheldon was...
| May 31, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The awards banquet for the 2011 Indianapolis 500 was held at the J.W. Marriott in Downtown Indianapolis Monday night. Driver Dan Wheldon collected his first-place win, earning more than $2.5 million from an overall purse of $13,509,485 for his victory...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 1:02 AM
One of the happiest fellows these days is George Morris, of Holtville. He and his son, George E., recently went to the 100th anniversary of the Indy 500.
“I’ve wanted to go to the Indy from the time I rode in the car with my Mom and Dad...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Australian Will Power held off a charging Simon Pagenaud to win the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on Sunday, Power's second consecutive win in the Izod IndyCar Series.
Pagenaud finished second, James Hinchcliffe was third and Tony Kanaan took fourth....
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Three past winners and three IZOD IndyCar Series champions are among the drivers named to the 34 entries filed for the 2012 Indianapolis 500, scheduled for Sunday, May 27 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
All drivers will compete in the new Dallara...
| Aug 14, 2008
UNDATED (AP) - Coming off a strong third-place performance at Kentucky Speedway last week, Marco Andretti is the only driver on his father's race team still unsigned for next season.
The Andretti Green Racing team also includes Tony Kanaan, Danica...
| Aug 9, 2008
SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Scott Dixon is starting to look unstoppable.
The New Zealander came from behind Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway, passing Helio Castroneves on the final straightaway to win the Meijer Indy 300. It was the second win in a row and the...
| Feb 25, 2009
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The founders of a new U.S.-based Formula One team plan to hire a pair of American drivers, and Mario Andretti believes his grandson is the perfect choice to fill one of the seats.
Ken Anderson and Peter Windsor, the principals behind...