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
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
The 86th 24 Hours of Le Mans Entry List | Schedule of Events | Spotter Guide While the Indianapolis 500 is considered the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” the annual 24 Hours of Le Mans is another classic event steeped in tradition and prestige. Fitting nicely in the gap left by INDYCAR and the FIA Formula … Continue reading Host of familiar faces represent INDYCAR at 24 Hours of Le Mans
This week for IndyCar Flash back, we examine the 2009 Camping World Indy Grand Prix at the Glen. One of the most storied race tracks in America, Watkins Glen International has provided a litany of memories throughout its history. The 2009 IndyCar race on the 3.4-mile road course in upstate New York would be no … Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2009 IndyCar at Watkins Glen
It was a record pace set in this year’s Rolex 24 at Daytona, as the Action Express prototype operation led the field to a 1-2 finish with their No. 5 and No. 31 entries, while multiple-discipline owner Chip Ganassi recorded his organization’s 200th professional victory with his No. 67 and No. 66 entries finishing a respective … Continue reading IndyCar Recap from the Rolex 24 at Daytona
Happy new racing year, Open-Wheels followers! I hope everyone out there is making it through the winter, and for all of you south of the equator, I hope you’re enjoying a nice summer down there too. But it’s the middle of January, and in the world of motorsports, it means we can once again start … Continue reading Drivers of IndyCar past in the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona
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 beginning to make his mark as a hero of the city’s streets. Wheldon leads historic … Continue reading IndyCar Flashback: 2005 Grand Prix of St. Petersburg