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With Indy 500 postponed, Indiana's dirt tracks get a weekend in the spotlight

The roaring engines and flying dirt pellets briefly brought Gas City I-69 Speedway back to life Sunday. It wasn't the same.

indy 500 - Fox Sports
7:38pm PDT - May 24th, 2020

Postponed Indy 500 puts short-track drivers in spotlight

The roaring engines and flying dirt pellets briefly brought Gas City I-69 Speedway back to life

indy 500 - Fox Sports
3:57pm PDT - May 24th, 2020

Hamlin suffers serious setback at start of Coca-Cola 600

Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin had his shot at winning another crown jewel event Sunday night destroyed before the Coca-Cola 600 even began

indy 500 - Fox Sports
2:34pm PDT - May 24th, 2020

Busch on the pole for NASCAR's longest race of the season

Kurt Busch won the pole for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the only event on the biggest single day of auto racing

indy 500 - Fox Sports
2:34pm PDT - May 24th, 2020

Alonso is a virtual winner at Indianapolis as Andretti debuts

Fernando Alonso won at Indianapolis, in the virtual world at least, on Saturday in a field featuring 80-year-old U.S. great Mario Andretti and a cast of Indy 500 winners and Formula One champions.

indy 500 - Reuters
12:58pm PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Memorial Day weekend without the Indy 500: 'It's like the twilight zone'

Without an Indy 500 to race in and plan for, Sunday's void has sparked mixed emotions across the IndyCar paddock.

indy 500 - USA Today
12:35pm PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Indy 500 winners pick the greatest drivers, race and more

A 2016 survey of Indianapolis 500 winners found a host of interesting choices

indy 500 - Fox Sports
8:51am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

Indy 500 winners pick their favorite 'Spectacle' of all time

The Associated Press has updated its survey of living Indianapolis 500 winners and their pick as the greatest race in the long history of the event

indy 500 - Fox Sports
8:49am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

AP Sportlight

AP Sportlight for May 24

indy 500 - Fox Sports
8:31am PDT - May 23rd, 2020

IndyCar drivers cope with strange Memorial Day weekend

Simon Pagenaud would usually spend the Friday before the Indianapolis 500 mingling with fans and plotting strategy for Sundays race

indy 500 - Fox Sports
2:14pm PDT - May 22nd, 2020

Esports: U.S. great Andretti goes back to being a rookie on Indy oval

Mario Andretti will go back to being a rookie at the age of 80 when the motor racing great makes his esports debut on a virtual Indianapolis oval on Saturday.

indy 500 - Reuters
9:16am PDT - May 20th, 2020

IndyCar race in Toronto canceled by city, alternate 2020 date sought

The Honda Indy Toronto, an IndyCar street-course race scheduled for July 12 in the Canadian metropolis, has been canceled by the city.

indy 500 - USA Today
3:40pm PDT - May 15th, 2020

Musical chairs in Formula 1 as “silly season” turns up the boost

Sebastian Vettel's split with Ferrari has everyone switching teams.

indy 500 - Ars Technica
9:50am PDT - May 15th, 2020

Should NFL Teams Pay Up for Mixon, Kamara and Rest of Loaded 2017 RB Class?

The Carolina Panthers eventually might regret making Christian McCaffrey the NFL 's highest-paid running back with a four-year, $64.1 million extension that could keep him in Charlotte through 2025...

indy 500 - Bleacher Report
6:35am PDT - May 14th, 2020

Green flag: IndyCar to open its delayed season in Texas

IndyCar has gotten the green flag to finally start its season in Texas

indy 500 - Fox Sports
11:10am PDT - May 7th, 2020

Indycar's Virtual Race Crashes Sparked Real-World Controversy Among Drivers

Professional drivers are competing in video games because of Coronavirus, but without the physical danger of crashes, what are the rules?

indy 500 - Vice News
9:50am PDT - May 5th, 2020

Column: A long month of May without racing at Indianapolis

The year started with high expectations for Indianapolis Motor Speedway and its prized event because of new ownership of the national landmark

indy 500 - Fox Sports
12:29pm PDT - May 4th, 2020

Scott McLaughlin wins on Indy oval for 2nd virtual victory

Scott McLaughlin was supposed to leave Australia for Indianapolis this month to make his IndyCar debut on the road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

indy 500 - Fox Sports
1:30pm PDT - May 2nd, 2020

Indianapolis could welcome back fans for Brickyard weekend

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb says he hopes to open sports venues on July Fourth

indy 500 - Fox Sports
2:26pm PDT - May 1st, 2020

Deserted icons: Indiana enclave awaits return of racing

The lack of auto racing is hitting home in Speedway, Indiana

indy 500 - Fox Sports
9:26am PDT - April 26th, 2020

F1 driver Lando Norris wins in IndyCar iRacing debut

Formula One driver Lando Norris embarrassed the field in his IndyCar iRacing debut by dominating the race at virtual Circuit of the Americas in Texas

indy 500 - Fox Sports
1:24pm PDT - April 25th, 2020

Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud's dog was the real star in victory lane

Simon Pagenaud won the 2019 Indianapolis 500, and his dog, Norman, was right there with him to celebrate.

indy 500 - USA Today
2:20pm PDT - May 27th, 2019

The Indy 500's pit road chaos, from wild tires to an injured crew member

The 2019 Indy 500 had just as much action on pit road as the track — and that's not a good thing.

indy 500 - USA Today
4:28pm PDT - May 26th, 2019

Indianapolis 500: Simon Pagenaud Holds Off Alexander Rossi to Win

The red-hot driver capped off what his team’s owner, Roger Penske, called “the perfect month for us.”

indy 500 - The New York Times
4:14pm PDT - May 26th, 2019

Simon Pagenaud wins Indy 500 on Penske's golden anniversary

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Simon Pagenaud arrived at Indianapolis Motor Speedway this month with his job on the line and rumors swirling around Gasoline Alley that Alexander Rossi could soon replace him...

indy 500 - Associated Press
2:54pm PDT - May 26th, 2019

RT @mariethefoxy: Dragon Race, Miriam from Silkysworld vs Charlotte at the Indy 500, and look theres Orion dragon holding the checkered fla…

Mama Maven P Shayon (@APSOLwolf)
1:02am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
Dragon Race, Miriam from Silkysworld vs Charlotte at the Indy 500, and look theres Orion dragon holding the checkered flag :> https://t.co/GdZgpelWVz

Dragon Race, Miriam from Silkysworld vs Charlotte at the Indy 500, and look theres Orion dragon holding the checkered flag :> https://t.co/GdZgpelWVz

Charlotte Dragoness (Marie the Fox) (@mariethefoxy)
10:53pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Went to #500gunsllc with dbshootingadventures today. I love this shop out on 16thSt. A true hidden Indy gem! #gunshops #hoosier #safari @ 500 Guns LLC https://t.co/17nnOBm7lf

Tamara K. (@TamSlick)
8:30pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

1919: The Purdue “All-American” Marching Band becomes the first band to become an annual performer at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Band Director Paul Spotts Emrick was the one to initially forge the bands relationship with the Indy 500 race.

Purdue 1900-1919 (@Purdue1900_19)
7:12pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @KMOXSports: It’s grown into one of the biggest and best @IndyCar races on the circuit in a very short amount of time. And everyone asso…

Tom Ackerman (@Ackerman1120)
7:09pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @KMOXSports: It’s grown into one of the biggest and best @IndyCar races on the circuit in a very short amount of time. And everyone asso…

Brian Kelly (@Brpkelly)
6:55pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @KMOXSports: It’s grown into one of the biggest and best @IndyCar races on the circuit in a very short amount of time. And everyone asso…

Sharon Spellman (@sharonmattspel1)
6:50pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @KMOXSports: It’s grown into one of the biggest and best @IndyCar races on the circuit in a very short amount of time. And everyone asso…

KathySamira (@KathySamira)
6:46pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

It’s grown into one of the biggest and best @IndyCar races on the circuit in a very short amount of time. And everyone associated with the @BommaritoAuto 500 seems to realize they’ve uncovered something special, a diamond in the rough. - @Ackerman1120 https://t.co/1yMIZuz6dB

KMOXSports (@KMOXSports)
6:40pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @KrangTNelson: nascar twitter is melting down bc they stopped the indy 500 in the middle of the race for a salute to the troops and ppl…

(@Ordco245)
6:14pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Check out Boys Life Magazine Experience Indy 500 Scouts In Action Rockets Jellyfish Jokes https://t.co/rZGdgjNyKq via @eBay

ImperialMerchnt (@ImperialMerchnt)
5:48pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

New post (10 peculiar things you didn't know about the Indy 500 - For The Win) has been published on Nascar Fans - https://t.co/UgaPBzrT3h -

NASCAR Fan Game (@NASCARFanGame)
5:34pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

New post (10 peculiar things you didn't know about the Indy 500 - For The Win) has been published on Nascar Fans - https://t.co/UgaPBzrT3h -

NASCAR Fan Game (@NASCARFanGame)
8:03pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

RT @Around_Outside: Listen to the most recent episode of my podcast: Episode 8: Crazy news and rumors, Pocono Preview, and our top 5 Indy 5…

chris spangler (@cspangler71)
6:30pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

RT @Around_Outside: Listen to the most recent episode of my podcast: Episode 8: Crazy news and rumors, Pocono Preview, and our top 5 Indy 5…

Ryan Spangler (@rspang34)
6:21pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

Listen to the most recent episode of my podcast: Episode 8: Crazy news and rumors, Pocono Preview, and our top 5 Indy 500's https://t.co/Oekv8JCrnb

Around The Outside (@Around_Outside)
6:14pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

RT @DLand91: As someone weaned on "Live and Drive: The Indy 500" the sight of Rob Riggle in an ABC Sports jacket on a crappy game show upse…

C5 (@2wide22)
6:02pm PDT - August 15th, 2019
As someone weaned on

As someone weaned on "Live and Drive: The Indy 500" the sight of Rob Riggle in an ABC Sports jacket on a crappy game show upsets me in ways you cannot imagine. https://t.co/zUy7i09U1f

David "Auto Racing's Skip Bayless" Land (@DLand91)
6:02pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

RT @miguelr: S&P 500 Indy 500 #panama500

Chorrerano (@BenjaV7)
5:35pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

S&P 500 Indy 500 #panama500

Miguel® (@miguelr)
5:33pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

why do all these LA Uber drivers act like they’re racing in the Indy 500

brenna ✈️ KCON LA (@atinyseoks)
4:36pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

He means the second-best week of the year behind Indy 500 week. https://t.co/zI92bqoIr7

Kitch (@kitchtrips)
4:19pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

RT @GoodwoodRRC: Three-time Indy 500 winner @dariofranchitti is back in action! And he will be piloting one of the first Shelby-engined AC…

Rob Peeters (@Rpeeters33)
3:47pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

This is very cool. Rossi in particular is a huge drawcard as a recent F1 driver and Indy 500 debut winner. Will be interesting to see how they handle the Mountain. https://t.co/tWNbOomqJc

Connor O'Brien (@connorobrien026)
2:03pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

Hello welcome to Indy 500 Speedway.... ..um I mean Saratoga Race Course.

Scott Mochrie (@ScottMochrie)
1:54pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

Just saw the pace car from the 101st Indy 500 driving in downtown Charlotte. Is it supposed to be out and about? I know it's a pretty basic droptop Camaro, but still. #IndyCar

Brandon Boyer (@iBrandonBoyer)
1:15pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

RT @NBCSportsPR: .@NBCSN presents @IndyCar ABC Supply 500 this Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET. Pre-race coverage begins at 2 p.m. ET with features…

Bonnie (@IndyCarBoilers)
12:45pm PDT - August 15th, 2019

Since 2012 the Colts are 53-33 when Andrew Luck starts, that's 20 games over .500. When he doesn't start? Indy is 10-16.

Evan Kaplan (@EpKap)
5:15pm PDT - August 13th, 2019
Open Wheel Icons and Vintage Indy Registry bring the sport’s history to the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway - https://t.co/BBuNkQvlnb https://t.co/Jxa6NIK60e

Open Wheel Icons and Vintage Indy Registry bring the sport’s history to the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 at World Wide Technology Raceway - https://t.co/BBuNkQvlnb https://t.co/Jxa6NIK60e

STLRacing (JDearing) (@stlracing)
5:11pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

RT @DLand91: Time to go full Bromburg and point out that indeed it's an awesome Al Sr style livery... It also means the Indy 500 Winner doe…

Indycar F1 64 (@JYE64Indycar)
4:35pm PDT - August 13th, 2019
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THEM YO PEOPLE (@ThemYoPeople)
4:33pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

1919: The Purdue “All-American” Marching Band becomes the first band to become an annual performer at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Band Director Paul Spotts Emrick was the one to initially forge the bands relationship with the Indy 500 race.

Purdue 1900-1919 (@Purdue1900_19)
4:01pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

RT @MiamiHerald: Racing prodigy Randy Lanier shot to stardom in the ‘80s at the Indy 500. Much of his career was self-funded — through a se…

Joseph Hayes (@Joseph4800)
3:56pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Since 2014 only @FollowAndretti & @Team_Penske have won 500 mile @IndyCar races at Indy & @poconoraceway

Tony Donohue (@TonyDIndy)
3:20pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

Spoilers: Emmo Wins. Link for the 3 hour ABC broadcast of the 1993 Indianapolis 500. The race featured the debut of Nigel Mansell "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing." #Indy #Motorsport #Formula1 #F1 https://t.co/BMZzeNz5rb

UPR Racing Supply (@UPRRacingSupply)
1:58pm PDT - August 13th, 2019
Iconic Chevrolet Corvette to pace the Indy 500 for the 16th time! #Indy500 #Chevrolet #Corvette #CorvetteClub #Auto 
https://t.co/1yZtjVNxBs https://t.co/X4zZ8GQX7l

Iconic Chevrolet Corvette to pace the Indy 500 for the 16th time! #Indy500 #Chevrolet #Corvette #CorvetteClub #Auto https://t.co/1yZtjVNxBs https://t.co/X4zZ8GQX7l

B & M Auto Repair and Towing (@BMAutoRepairan1)
1:27pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

RT @lnnrtz: @IamGigi4 @Colt45Wild @JoeBiden Joyce, you're out of your depth here. "Nope. Just a rifle," is like saying the winner of the In…

BornFreeNC (@Colt45Wild)
1:11pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

His turn was so quick, he could win the Indy 500 with it.

Hyperfanbot (@hyperfanbot)
12:49pm PDT - August 13th, 2019

I b scared to ride with ppl who drive like they tryna qualify for the indy 500

Big_George901 (@big_george901)
11:42am PDT - August 13th, 2019