Indianapolis 500 Archive

  • Ganassi Racing, Busch speak about Indy run

    Chip Ganassi Racing has had a preliminary discussion with Kurt Busch about running the Indianapolis 500.

    Jan 28 3:35 PM ET

  • Gidley has broken back from Rolex 24 crash

    Memo Gidley has a broken back that will require surgery after a terrifying accident in the early stages of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

    Jan 26 9:44 PM ET

  • Wilson returning to Coyne Racing in 2014

    Justin Wilson will return to Dale Coyne Racing for the 2014 IndyCar season.

    Jan 22 4:12 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Racing meets the street at NAIAS Detroit

    Race cars, street cars and all the latest in transportation technology are on full display at the annual automotive smorgasbord that is the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. If you go, go hungry.

    Jan 21 3:26 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Kurt Busch mulls potential Indy 500 run

    Sprint Cup driver Kurt Busch said he expects to have “a pretty good indication” by the end of January if he will make what he expects is his last attempt to enter the Indianapolis 500.

    Jan 17 3:15 PM ET | By Brant James

  • Oreovicz: IndyCar stories to watch

    Tony Kanaan got his Baby Borg (and son Leo got his Baby Baby Borg) this week, but that's not all that's worth watching in the IndyCar Series. The 2014 season is on tap, and there are big stories to watch.

    Jan 17 2:50 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Andretti to race Global RallyCross events

    Andretti Autosport will compete in Global Rallycross events this year representing Volkswagen.

    Jan 13 2:27 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: U.S. sports car racing revs up

    With the longtime power struggle finally in the rearview, sports car racing in America is poised to make huge gains under the new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship banner.

    Jan 6 5:22 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: Holiday wish list for racers

    It's not easy coming up with just the right gift for the holiday season. John Oreovicz put some thought into what racers around the world could use for their seasons.

    Dec 25 | By John Oreovicz

  • Franchitti planning to still be around racing

    Dario Franchitti hobbled into Thursday's news conference on crutches and sat down between IndyCar's two most cherished prizes -- the series championship trophy and the Indianapolis 500 trophy.

    Dec 19 8:13 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Franchitti passes torch to Kanaan

    Getting the keys to drive the No. 10 Target-sponsored Indy car was a bittersweet moment for Tony Kanaan, who vowed to honor dear friend Dario Franchitti "every time I drive his car."

    Dec 19 5:22 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: Will Power the forgotten man?

    Will Power -- remember him? The Team Penske driver from Toowoomba, Australia, served notice at the IndyCar Series finale in Fontana: He'll be the championship favorite in 2014. Again.

    Dec 17 5:58 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Oreovicz: A stronger hand

    Ryan Briscoe is more than just a good driver, he can be a contender with Chip Ganassi Racing. As Ganassi and Roger Penske battle back and forth, Ganassi may hold the stronger hand now.

    Dec 13 8:34 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • IndyCar, Lights team owner resolve issues

    IndyCar and team owner Mark Olson have resolved issues stemming from a race in 2011.

    Nov 27 5:04 PM ET

  • Montoya in Indy car for 1st time since 2000

    Juan Pablo Montoya is turning laps in an Indy car again during his first official test with Penske Racing.

    Nov 25 5:51 PM ET

  • Russian driver Aleshin makes move to IndyCar

    Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has signed Russian driver Mikhail Aleshin for its second IndyCar entry in 2014.

    Nov 22 6:16 PM ET

  • Munoz to join Andretti's IndyCar stable in 2014

    Andretti Autosport will add Carlos Munoz to its IndyCar lineup next season.

    Nov 18 12:11 PM ET

  • Hornish not interested in replacing Franchitti

    Sam Hornish Jr. crossed off every goal in IndyCar before leaving the series for NASCAR.

    Nov 15 6:45 PM ET

  • Carpenter to share IndyCar ride with Conway

    IndyCar owner/driver Ed Carpenter said Friday that he will run a partial schedule in 2014, driving six oval races and turning all road/street courses over to Mike Conway.

    Nov 15 6:43 PM ET

  • Doctors tell Franchitti he no longer can race

    Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti reluctantly retired Thursday after doctors told him it is too dangerous to continue racing following the injuries he suffered in a crash last month.

    Nov 14 7:08 PM ET

  • Oreovicz: Dario will be missed

    Dario Franchitti's retirement may not come as a real surprise after his crash in Houston last month. But be happy one of the sport’s good guys is going to still be around.

    Nov 14 6:27 PM ET | By John Oreovicz

  • Phoenix Raceway: Up to IndyCar on return

    Phoenix International Raceway would welcome IndyCar back, but the track president doesn't believe those who run the series have much interest in a return.

    Nov 10 1:57 PM ET

  • Engineer Pappas joins Graham Rahal's team

    IndyCar veteran race engineer Bill Pappas will team with Graham Rahal next season at Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.

    Oct 31 2:01 PM ET

  • IndyCar driver Wilson released from hospital

    IndyCar driver Justin Wilson has been released from the hospital and has returned to his home in Longmont, Colo., IndyCar officials announced Tuesday.

    Oct 22 5:53 PM ET

  • Dixon bests Castroneves for IndyCar title

    Scott Dixon has won the IndyCar championship, using a fifth-place finish at Auto Club Speedway to deny Helio Castroneves his first title.

    Oct 22 5:50 PM ET