IndyCar Flashback: 1978 California 500

Al Unser's 1978 Triple Crown-winning car.

The 500-mile race has been synonymous with open-wheel racing in America for over a century, with the Indianapolis 500 being the most notable event of them all. IndyCar racing has seen memorable finishes, legendary winners and more throughout the history… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1997 Budweiser/G.I. Joe’s 200

Mark Blundell edges Gil de Ferran at the line in Portland

The release of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule was highlighted by the return of Portland International Raceway. After a 10-year absence, the 1.9-mile road course will return to host IndyCar on September 2. Throughout its 24-race IndyCar history, Portland… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 2005 Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Dan Wheldon wins the 2005 IRL race at St. Petersburg

For this week’s IndyCar Flashback, we take you back to 2005 and the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, a race that began as a trailblazing event for the Indy Racing League, but ended in a historic finish and the winner… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1967 Indianapolis 500

The field follows a pace car during the 1967 Indianapolis 500

Back by popular demand, today we feature the third edition of our IndyCar Flashback series.  Check out our first two features on the 1986 Indianapolis 500 and the 1998 U.S. 500 to get yourself settled in for today’s look back… Continue Reading

IndyCar Flashback: 1998 U.S. 500

Greg Moore wins the 1998 U.S. 500

In continuing with our first entry in the “IndyCar Flashback” series on the 1986 Indianapolis 500, we’ll take a look at another memorable IndyCar race, the 1998 U.S. 500 at Michigan International Speedway. The always-interesting race had a few more… Continue Reading

Influential Races in IndyCar History: 1986 Indianapolis 500

Bobby Rahal wins the 1986 Indianapolis 500

Hello all!  This morning we would like to introduce an additional offseason series titled “Influential Races in IndyCar History,” a group of feature stories that highlight events throughout the life span of North American open-wheel racing.  For the series’ first… Continue Reading