Browsing the "Gordon Johncock" Tag

December 8, 2016 - 0 Comments

Regular #SpeedRead readers will recall Marshall Pruett’s eight-part series on “Weird and Wonderful Cars of the ‘500’” that appeared in the weeks leading up to the 100th Running of the...

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August 25, 2016 - 2 Comments

Rick Mears has always paid Gordon Johncock the ultimate compliment when talking about their classic duel at the 1982 Indianapolis 500. When the two veterans went side-by-side into Turn 1,...

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October 14, 2015 - 2 Comments

With the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race approaching in 2016, we’re showcasing the world’s most passionate and knowledgeable race fans – Indianapolis 500 ticketholders for 30 years...

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July 20, 2015 - 1 Comments

With NASCAR visiting the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this week for the Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard, we asked a few members of the motorsports media...

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July 8, 2015 - 0 Comments

Do you have a question for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson? Ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskDonald or on Facebook. For previous editions of “Ask Donald Davidson,” click...

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January 14, 2015 - 0 Comments

A.J. Foyt turns 80 on Friday and we’re celebrating his career all week here on The Blog, plus on IndyCar.com and the IndyCar app. Today, Indianapolis Motor Speedway historian Donald...

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July 17, 2013 - 0 Comments

He was from Grand Rapids, Mich., not exactly a bastion of big-time stock car drivers. But Johnny Benson Jr. got a chance to run with NASCAR and made the most...

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February 15, 2011 - 9 Comments

Gordon Johncock’s 1982 Indianapolis 500 Winning Car...

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January 31, 2011 - 7 Comments

Mario Andretti and the 1967 Indianapolis 500 Front Row Qualifiers...

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December 23, 2010 - 6 Comments

In what is approaching a 40 year career at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, I have seen a lot of snow from my 2nd floor office in the Hall of Fame...

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