Browsing the "Indy 500" Tag

November 3, 2016 - 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...

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October 21, 2016 - 0 Comments

We recently received the very sad news that retired driver Tony Adamowicz passed away on Oct. 10. He was 75. We were immediately reminded of the fact...

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October 6, 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...

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September 26, 2016 - 0 Comments

When talking about the history of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway grounds, there’s room for a mention about the great Arnold Palmer. The golf icon, who died Sunday...

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September 19, 2016 - 0 Comments

The Verizon IndyCar Series has a new champion: 32-year-old Frenchman Simon Pagenaud, of Team Penske. We’ve seen Pagenaud for five years at IMS, from his Indy 500...

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September 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

This week at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, the top pros on the PGA Tour are competing in the BMW Championship, the penultimate leg of the FedExCup...

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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...

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August 24, 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...

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August 19, 2016 - 1 Comments

For those of you who are flying geeks, fans of the movie “Airplane!” or those just reading this while waiting out a delay at O’Hare — Happy...

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August 10, 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...

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