Indianapolis 500 Archive

  • Hunter-Reay wins thriller in Iowa

    Ryan Hunter-Reay wasn't a contender for most of the night at Iowa Speedway on Saturday, but a heady call from team owner Michael Andretti made him a winner, writes John Oroevicz.

    Jul 12 | By John Oreovicz

  • Late run pushes Hunter-Reay to IndyCar win

    Ryan Hunter-Reay blew past the field with two laps to go and won the IndyCar race at Iowa Speedway on Saturday for his first victory since the Indianapolis 500.

    Jul 13 12:33 AM ET

  • Dixon nabs pole for IndyCar race in Iowa

    Team Penske has been so strong in the IndyCar series this season that any one of its drivers could win Saturday night.

    Jul 11 9:34 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Iowa a wild card for IndyCar contenders

    Will Power and the gang head to corn country for Round 12 of the Verizon IndyCar Series. John Oreovicz asks: Will the short track at Iowa shake up the pecking order?

    Jul 10 6:48 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: Montoya back where he belongs

    Juan Pablo Montoya delivered a message Sunday afternoon at Pocono Raceway: The Verizon IndyCar Series has a new championship contender, John Oreovicz writes.

    Jul 10 5:07 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Montoya gets 1st win since IndyCar return

    Juan Pablo Montoya has won the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway, the highlight of a triumphant return to open-wheel racing after seven years in NASCAR.

    Jul 10 5:06 PM ET

  • Hawksworth (heart) cleared by IndyCar to race

    Jack Hawksworth has been cleared by IndyCar to race at Iowa after sitting out Sunday's event at Pocono with a heart contusion.

    Jul 8 5:56 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Castroneves gains ground at Pocono

    Lost amid Juan Pablo Montoya's remarkable victory Sunday at Pocono Raceway: Helio Castroneves' impressive charge to the top of the IndyCar standings, writes John Oreovicz.

    Jul 7 2:18 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar's Hawksworth out with heart contusion

    Jack Hawksworth missed the IndyCar race Sunday at Pocono because of a heart contusion.

    Jul 6 6:41 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: A lot on the line at Pocono

    There are double points on the line Sunday at Pocono and that has some drivers uneasy about the 500-mile crapshoot while others are raring to go for the second leg of IndyCar's "Triple Crown," writes John Oreovicz.

    Jul 4 4:49 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Low ticket sales jeopardize IndyCar at Pocono

    The future of IndyCar at Pocono Raceway is in jeopardy because of a dramatic attendance drop expected for Sunday's race.

    Jul 3 4:57 PM ET

  • IndyCar fines Houston winner Huertas $10K

    The IndyCar Series has fined Carlos Huertas $10,000 for two infractions in his winning car in the first race at the Grand Prix of Houston.

    Jul 2 4:55 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Tempers flare in Houston heat

    Street racing in the IndyCar Series typically produces its share of edge-of-your-seat, slam-bang action. The twin bill in Texas was no exception, writes John Oreovicz.

    Jun 30 4:37 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Pagenaud wins Houston doubleheader finale

    Simon Pagenaud, the Frenchman who thought he had a winning car in the first race of the Grand Prix of Houston doubleheader, finally picked up a victory in Sunday's second race.

    Jun 30 12:45 AM ET

  • Pagenaud takes Round 2 in Houston

    After winning pole position and finishing a disastrous 16th on Saturday, Simon Pagenaud got his redemption Sunday with a victory in Race 2 of the Grand Prix of Houston, writes John Oreovicz.

    Jun 29 | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar fines Andretti $2,500 for ignoring order

    IndyCar fined Marco Andretti $2,500 Sunday for ignoring an order from race control, saying he held up Takuma Sato and allowed his teammate to catch the leader.

    Jun 29 5:02 PM ET

  • Huertas leads Colombian sweep at Houston

    Carlos Huertas raced to his first IndyCar Series victory, leading a Colombian sweep of the rain-soaked podium Saturday in the Grand Prix of Houston doubleheader opener.

    Jun 28 8:35 PM ET

  • Huertas takes surprise Houston win

    Carlos Huertas celebrated his first Verizon IndyCar Series victory Saturday under caution, leading a 1-2-3 sweep by Colombia drivers in Race 1 of the Grand Prix of Houston, writes John Oreovicz.

    Jun 28 | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar: No proof to support Bourdais' penalty

    IndyCar overturned a penalty against Sebastien Bourdais because it did not have enough evidence to show he had done anything wrong.

    Jun 27 7:19 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: IndyCar doubles the fun in Houston

    The Verizon IndyCar Series drops into Texas for the second time in three weeks -- this go-round for a points-rich doubleheader in hot and steamy Houston, writes John Oreovicz.

    Jun 27 5:45 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Wilson lands full ride for '15 IndyCar season

    Fan Force United says it has signed Stefan Wilson and will try to run a full IndyCar schedule with the British driver next season.

    Jun 27 11:03 AM ET

  • IndyCar to allow modifications at Houston

    IndyCar and Dallara will allow modifications to create air flow in to the cars to help drivers deal with the heat during this weekend's doubleheader in Houston.

    Jun 25 8:22 PM ET

  • IndyCar rescinds penalties against Bourdais

    The IndyCar Series has withdrawn its $10,000 fine and probation against driver Sebastien Bourdais after accusing him of unsafe driving during a race in Texas.

    Jun 25 3:51 PM ET

  • News & Commentary

    James: Danica Patrick has new puppy love

    Doting, fretting, imploring, Danica Patrick is immersed in raising her new Miniature Siberian Husky named Dallas, who seems to have her run of the place.

    Jun 20 4:51 PM ET | By Brant James

  • IndyCar's 1st female owner-driver has baby

    IndyCar team owner Sarah Fisher gave birth to her second child Thursday.

    Jun 12 10:55 PM ET