As we continue to celebrate the best of the 2010s, this week we change our focus to street courses. This week, we take a look back at the 2011 Baltimore Grand Prix.
Not only was this the city’s first time hosting an IndyCar race, the event would fall in the middle of an intense championship battle. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2011 Baltimore Grand Prix
Music legends REO Speedwagon and Styx will co-headline the Miller Lite Carb Day Concert on Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, continuing a tradition of rock and roll during Indy 500 race weekend. Continue reading REO Speedwagon and Styx to perform at Miller Lite Carb Day in May 2020
With 2019 drawing to a close, Open-Wheels is taking a look back at some of the memorable moments over the past decade. This week, we’ll take a look back at the 2011 Indianapolis 500. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2011 Indianapolis 500
In the latest installment of Open-Wheels’ Faces of the 500 series, we take a look at the life, racing career and lasting legacy of Walt Hansgen.
Although Hansgen’s time at the speedway was brief, his impact is still felt to this day. Continue reading Faces of the 500: Walt Hansgen
On Tuesday, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Energy Systems Network announced an autonomous race car competition that will be staged in 2021. Continue reading Indianapolis Motor Speedway to host 2021 autonomous car competition
Hear what some of the IndyCar community’s most recognizable voices are saying after today’s blockbuster announcement of Hulman & Company’s sale to Penske Corporation. Continue reading IndyCar community reacts to sale of Hulman & Company to Penske Corporation
Get the all of the latest news and notes from today’s press conference which ushered in Penske Corporation as the new owners of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the IndyCar Series. Continue reading News and Notes: Penske formally announced as new owner of IMS, INDYCAR
This morning it was announced that Hulman & Company has been sold to the Penske Corporation – handing the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the IndyCar Series to the Penske family. Continue reading Hulman & Company to announce sale of IMS, INDYCAR to Penske
As we transition into the new decade, Open-Wheels would like to offer up the first IndyCar Flashback of the 2019-2020 offseason. This week, we review the 2000 Indianapolis 500.
With the Greatest Spectacle in Racing transitioning into the new millenium, new stars found their way into the record books. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2000 Indianapolis 500
In a historic day at the world’s most famous racecourse, INDYCAR put its latest iteration of driver head protection on display with a day-long test session from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Continue reading Notes and quotes from INDYCAR aeroscreen testing at Indianapolis