Indianapolis 500 Archive

  • 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

  • News & Commentary

    Infographic: How Danica Patrick Beats The Heat

    The cockpit of a stock car is an inhospitable environment, with temperatures reaching 170 degrees. It can be especially taxing in the summer, and Sunday's race at Atlanta will be no exception. Here's how Danica Patrick has learned to deal with it.

    Aug 29 12:44 PM ET

  • Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana set for April 12

    The IndyCar series has committed to an April 12 race date for next season's inaugural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana.

    Aug 27 4:39 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Dixon still has it

    If Scott Dixon had started the season the way he is finishing it, he would probably be repeating as IndyCar Series champion. Instead, a win at Sonoma will have to do for now.

    Aug 24 | By John Oreovicz

  • Chevrolet wins IndyCar manufacturers title

    Chevrolet has clinched its third straight IndyCar manufacturers championship with two races left in the series' season.

    Aug 22 7:06 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Wine country is Will Power country

    Sonoma has been a dream destination of late for IndyCar Series championship leader Will Power, who has toasted victory in California wine country three times in four seasons.

    Aug 22 | By John Oreovicz

  • Power hangs on for Milwaukee IndyCar win

    Pole sitter Will Power fended off Juan Pablo Montoya to win Sunday at the Milwaukee Mile, giving a huge boost to Team Penske's IndyCar season title bid.

    Aug 22 11:36 AM ET

  • Oreovicz: Oval mastery key to Power's title run

    Will Power mastered road course racing long ago. Now he is on the verge of mastering oval racing, which is bad news for the rest of the IndyCar Series, writes John Oreovicz.

    Aug 20 | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: Power finds a way

    Will Power left no doubt he has gained the skills necessary to win on an oval, taking home the trophy Sunday at the Milwaukee Mile. Next up? Two races to seal the IndyCar title, writes John Oreovicz.

    Aug 18 12:13 AM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Hunter-Reay signs extension with Andretti

    Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay is sticking with Andretti Autosport.

    Aug 17 8:55 PM ET

  • IndyCar leader Power wins Milwaukee pole

    IndyCar points leader Will Power will start from the pole Sunday at the Milwaukee Mile.

    Aug 16 8:21 PM ET

  • Carpenter, Fisher to merge IndyCar teams

    Two of the IndyCar series' smaller teams are planning to merge in 2015.

    Aug 16 7:19 PM ET

  • IndyCar reviews safety for drivers on track

    The collision involving NASCAR star Tony Stewart that killed a driver during a sprint car race in New York prompted a review of safety protocols by the IndyCar racing series.

    Aug 15 7:55 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: IndyCar gang gears up for Milwaukee

    Ryan Hunter-Reay's 2012 victory at the Milwaukee Mile was a "big part" of his first championship effort in the IndyCar Series. Will history repeat?

    Aug 15 2:49 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: Historic day for Marquez, Spain

    Spanish MotoGP star Marc Marquez added to his legend Sunday, winning his 10th straight race and becoming the first back-to-back victor of the Indianapolis Grand Prix.

    Aug 10 8:07 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Marquez secures 2nd straight Indy GP pole

    Spain's Marc Marquez has won his second straight Indianapolis Grand Prix pole.

    Aug 9 6:00 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Marquez on wondrous run

    MotoGP champion Marc Marquez won the title in epic fashion as a rookie last season. What he's doing, headed into this weekend's Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, may be even better, writes John Oreovicz.

    Aug 8 3:31 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • National Guard to end motorsports sponsorship

    The National Guard said Wednesday it will end its sponsorship of NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and IndyCar driver Graham Rahal, but it is not clear when the changes go into effect.

    Aug 6 9:58 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: IndyCar title truly up for grabs

    Does anyone really want to win the 2014 IndyCar Series title? One thing is certain: Mid-Ohio magician Scott Dixon is heating up at the right time, writes John Oreovicz.

    Aug 4 3:31 PM ET | By John Oreovicz