Posts Tagged ‘Indy 500’

Indy journal: 1991

Indy journal: 1991

The third consecutive year of rain on the first day of time trials, the possibility of not being able to see the race because of rain, Rick Mears’s fourth race victory, and the appearance of Norman Schwarzkopf at the race were among the highlights at the Speedway this year.

Century 21 to sponsor Josef Newgarden in Indy 500

Century 21 to sponsor Josef Newgarden in Indy 500

[SFHR PR] CENTURY 21 will serve as the primary sponsor for IZOD IndyCar Series driver Josef Newgarden’s car in the Indianapolis 500.

For IndyCar, change is a good thing

For IndyCar, change is a good thing

Chad expresses optimism regarding the proposed rule changes for the 2013 season.

Indy journal: 1990

Indy journal: 1990

The second consecutive year of having the first day of time trials washed out, the unexpected victory of Arie Luyendyk, and the unbelievable 15 mph increase in the winner’s average speed were the highlights of this year at the Speedway.

Indianapolis 500 veteran Jerry Grant dies at 77

Indianapolis 500 veteran Jerry Grant dies at 77

[IMS PR] Jerry Grant, a 10-time competitor in the Indianapolis 500 and the first person to turn an official lap faster than 200 mph in an Indy car, died Sunday, Aug. 12. He was 77.

Foyt to enter Chase Austin in 2013 Indy 500

Foyt to enter Chase Austin in 2013 Indy 500

[Foyt Racing PR] Chase Austin will campaign an AJ Foyt Racing entry in the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 26, 2013.

MFW podcast episode 69

MFW podcast episode 69

Paul and Steph welcome Jake Query of the IMS Radio Network back to the podcast to review the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Indianapolis: Paul’s race day thoughts, Part 1

Indianapolis: Paul’s race day thoughts, Part 1

Paul digs into some of the great storylines from the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Franchitti earns $2.47 million for 500 win

Franchitti earns $2.47 million for 500 win

[IMS PR] Dario Franchitti earned $2,474,280 from an overall purse of $13,285,815 for his victory Sunday, May 27 in the 96th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race. Rubens Barrichello came away as the Chase Rookie of the Year.

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Indianapolis

FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Indianapolis

Paul and Steph offer their first impressions of the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.

2012 Indy 500 prop bets: MFW vs PopOffValve

2012 Indy 500 prop bets: MFW vs PopOffValve

Last year, Dale Nixon of PopOffValve.com and I placed our 3rd inaugural Indianapolis 500 prop bets.  After a painful, narrow defeat in 2010, I snatched victory from the claws of defeat last year.  This year we are back again, and we’re ready to settle the score with a donation to Racing for Cancer on the […]

Indianapolis: Paul’s Carb Day thoughts & preview

Indianapolis: Paul’s Carb Day thoughts & preview

Paul recaps Carb Day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and previews the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500.