Advertisement

The Indy 500

It’s nearly May, and for me, that means only one thing, “a year’s waiting is about to come to an end”. The Voice of the 500 Paul Page first uttered that phrase in the classic 1992 version of his now-famous “Delta Force” introduction to the ABC television coverage of my favorite...
After two crashes in which drivers went airborne, IMS is investigating and putting a halt to the use of aero kits. WIBC's racing guru Mike Thomsen talks to Tony Katz about Chevy's reaction, the thinking behind IMS' response and how this will effect the race. Audio titled mike
1950's 500 Winners | 10 Photos 1 of 10 Share Rodger Ward Photo by: Courtesy : INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY After a slow start to his "500" career, the great Rodger Ward hit the winning combination when he hooked up with chief mechanic A.J. Watson and the Leader Card team. Ward...
He started his life and racing career in Canada, and became a Hall of Famer, but Eldon Rasmussen has made Indianapolis home for decades now. Three-time Indianapolis 500 starter Eldon Rasmussen is perhaps as well-known as a master fabricator, as he is a driver. Rasmussen started...
Don't miss seeing, living legend, Mario Andretti tell his personal story to an intimate audience at historic Fountain Square Theatre. May 15, 2015 | 7:30 PM Ticket sales benefit Mario Andretti's Indianapolis charity – Circle City Clubhouse GET MORE INFORMATION AND PURCHASE...
It’s nearly May, and for me, that means only one thing, “a year’s waiting is about to come to an end”. The Voice of the 500 Paul Page first uttered that phrase in the classic 1992 version of his now-famous “Delta Force” introduction to the ABC television coverage of my favorite...
One of the most fan-friendly drivers in recent history, Howdy Holmes was the 1979 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year. Of course, Holmes didn’t have much competition for the 1979 honor, in fact, as the only rookie in the race, he didn’t have ANY competition for the coveted award...
11 Mario Andretti Moments 1 of 11 Share PHOTO COURTESY: FIRST TURN PRODUCTIONS Mario Andretti first got noticed driving sprint cars for Rufus Gray at tracks around the Midwest. Share PHOTO COURTESY: FORD MOTOR COMPANY Andretti as a rookie in the Dean Van Lines Special at...