Indianapolis 500 Archive

  • Straight No Chaser gets shot to sing at Indy

    The a cappella group Straight No Chaser will replace Jim Nabors in singing "Back Home Again in Indiana" before the start of the Indianapolis 500 in May.

    Dec 22 6:44 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: What racers do for fun

    If the offseason is near torture for race fans, imagine what it's like for the drivers. Many racers have found that iRacing is a salve, and 20 of them faced off in the Pro Race of Champions.

    Dec 20 12:58 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: No recession for PRI show

    While the marketing side of the motorsports equation is still working on making things bigger and better, the actual racing side looked pretty healthy at the Performance Racing Industry Show at the Indiana Convention Center.

    Dec 15 4:40 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar legend Foyt released from hospital

    Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt has been released from a Houston hospital more than three weeks after triple-bypass heart surgery.

    Dec 4 3:04 PM ET

  • NHRA's Force engaged to IndyCar's Rahal

    Two of the most famous names in racing are uniting.

    Nov 27 11:50 AM ET

  • Oreovicz: Gurney honored for innovation

    Edsel Ford II called the legendary Dan Gurney a "true American hero." Gurney also was a racer, the likes of whom we won't see again during our lifetime.

    Nov 2 4:10 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: All it can be?

    It's hard to work in something for everyone, but the 2015 IndyCar Series schedule announced this week still leaves many wondering if the right balance -- and length of season -- is being properly addressed.

    Nov 1 2:16 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar to run 17 races during '15 season

    IndyCar will have 17 races next season and two new venues as part of a 2015 schedule that begins on a street course in Brazil in March and wraps up at the end of August on the road course at Sonoma.

    Oct 30 2:43 PM ET

  • Foyt adding 2nd full-time IndyCar to team

    A.J. Foyt's team will be pulling double duty next season.

    Oct 29 4:16 PM ET

  • News & Commentary

    In New Role As 'Senior Editor,' Danica Patrick Calls The Shots

    As a senior editor for the newly launched website The Players' Tribune, Danica Patrick can write what she wants when she wants, and she's relishing the opportunity.

    Oct 14 4:32 PM ET | By Brant James

  • Oreovicz: 'Tremendous opportunity' for Pagenaud

    A lot of uncertainty still surrounds the 2015 IndyCar Series calendar. Not so with the driver lineup, with Simon Pagenaud's move to an expanded Team Penske highlighting the few seat changes available.

    Oct 9 5:22 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Hinchcliffe to join Schmidt Peterson in 2015

    James Hinchcliffe has signed on with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports for the 2015 IndyCar season.

    Oct 7 4:59 PM ET

  • Pagenaud joins Penske for '15 IndyCar season

    IndyCar veteran Simon Pagenaud is joining Team Penske for the 2015 season under a multiyear agreement announced Monday.

    Sep 29 10:52 AM ET

  • News & Commentary

    How Katherine Legge's Unpredictable Path Led To Formula E Ride

    From Champ Car to IndyCar to Delta Wing, Katherine Legge always has managed to find a ride. Now she finds herself in Formula E, the possible future path of motorsports.

    Sep 24 4:33 PM ET | By Brant James

  • IndyCar to race in Brazilian capital in 2015

    IndyCar says it will race in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia next year, returning to the country after a one-year absence.

    Sep 18 4:15 PM ET

  • Aleshin released from hospital following crash

    Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin has been released from an Indianapolis hospital and is expected to make a full recovery from injuries suffered in a crash last month.

    Sep 16 5:45 PM ET

  • Barfield leaves IndyCar for same role at IMSA

    Beaux Barfield is leaving his role as race director of IndyCar for the same position with the Tudor United Sports Car Championship Series.

    Sep 5 4:44 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: A real Power trip, IndyCar style

    It was a roller-coaster 2014 season for the Verizon IndyCar Series -- even for first-time champion Will Power.

    Sep 2 5:25 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Power puts misery in the rearview

    Will Power drove a mistake-free finale to win his first IndyCar Series title and the first for Team Penske since 2006.

    Aug 31 | By John Oreovicz

  • Power holds on to win first IndyCar title

    Will Power won his first IndyCar Series championship Saturday night, finishing ninth in the final race and claiming the season title after a career filled with agonizing misses.

    Aug 31 9:20 AM ET

  • Oreovicz: Newgarden's new deal

    The merger of Ed Carpenter Racing and Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing for 2015 should pay dividends in many areas, but none may be bigger than surrounding Josef Newgarden with more talent and money.

    Aug 26 | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar's Aleshin stable after chest surgery

    Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin has been upgraded to stable condition after undergoing a procedure for a chest injury from his horrific crash during a practice session.

    Aug 30 8:18 PM ET

  • Aleshin suffers multiple injuries in huge crash

    Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin sustained multiple injuries Friday night after a frightening crash in the final practice session for the series' season finale.

    Aug 30 3:52 AM ET

  • IndyCar leader Power qualifies 21st for finale

    Will Power has struggled in qualifying for the final race of the IndyCar season, leaving the series leader starting in 21st place when he chases his first championship.

    Aug 30 3:26 AM ET

  • Oreovicz: Title is Power's to lose -- again

    Three times Will Power has owned the IndyCar points lead heading into the final event, and three times he has gone away disappointed. How will he respond in Saturday night's finale at Fontana?

    Aug 29 7:27 PM ET | By John Oreovicz