IndyCar Flashback: 2012 Indianapolis 500

Each year, the Indianapolis 500 presents an interesting cross-section of past, present and future. The race’s history, dating back to 1911, is celebrated with the esteem of events like the Kentucky Derby and the Masters.

For this week’s IndyCar Flashback, we recall the 2012 Indianapolis 500, a race that exemplifies this cross-section more than almost any of recent times. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2012 Indianapolis 500

IndyCar Flashback: 2005 Argent Mortgage Indy Grand Prix

Welcome to another edition of IndyCar Flashback. After a 14-year absence, the NTT IndyCar Series will return to WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca.

On September 22, the season finale will be held at the 2.238-mile road course.

It will be the 23rd race at the road course and the 15th straight year that the NTT IndyCar Series will race on a road course in California.

With that in mind, IndyCar Flashback takes you to the beginning of that streak.

This week, we profile the 2005 Argent Mortgage Indy Grand Prix. The race featured a veteran driver earn another career milestone. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2005 Argent Mortgage Indy Grand Prix

IndyCar Flashback: 2000 Marlboro 500 presented by Toyota

Welcome to another edition of IndyCar Flashback. Prior to this season, Christian Fittipaldi announced that the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway will be his last race

Although Fittipaldi last ran in open-wheel cars in 2002, he still made a solid career out of his seven years in the series.

In keeping with the salute to Fittipaldi’s career, we take a look at the 2000 Marlboro 500 presented by Toyota. Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2000 Marlboro 500 presented by Toyota