Dario Franchitti Wins a Spectacular Indy 500

5/27/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

It was a long day with near record heat, and record lead changes. In the end though, it was Dario Franchitti who took the checkered flag first, bec...

Who Will Taste the Milk in Victory Lane? [Indianapolis 500 Live Thread]

5/26/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

"A year's waiting is about to come to an end. The two and a half miles beckons." Today is finally the day, the day of the 96th...

Ranking the Indy 500 Field

5/23/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Yesterday I published a preview of the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500. However, I did not include a race pick. Today I will rank the field fr...

After Looking Into the Past, the Indy 500 Looks to the Future [Indianapolis 500 Preview]

5/22/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Over the last three years, the Indianapolis 500 and Indianapolis Motor Speedway has looked to its past as it celebrated its Centennial Era. This ye...

Who Will Win The Pole, and Who Will Be Sweating on Bump Day [Indy 500 Time Trials Live Thread]

5/19/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

There is not a more unique and more difficult set of laps in racing than the 4 qualifying laps one must take to qualify for the Indianapolis 500. F...

IndyCar's Next Generation is Ready for Its Close Up

5/17/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Practice has begun for the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500. Eyes will first turn to the drivers that we’ve seen at the Speedway for many...

Who Will Samba to Victory in Sao Paulo? [IndyCar Live Thread]

4/28/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Who's ready for some Brazilian flavor? The IZOD IndyCar Series makes its annual trip to Sao Paulo this week for the Itaipava Sao Paulo Indy 300...

More racing! IndyCar races at Sao Paulo Brazil

4/27/12 in IndyCar   |   Debi_L   |   11868 respect

The IndyCar series has raced on three road courses so far this year and they continue with the road courses for one more weekend before heading to ...

Who Will Be King of the Beach? [IndyCar Grand Prix of Long Beach Live Thread]

4/15/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Today marks the 38th running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, the most venerable street race in North America. This might also qualify as th...

Honda Grand Prix of Alabama Live Thread

4/1/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Welcome to Round 2 of the IZOD IndyCar Series season, at the GORGEOUS FACILITY that is Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama. Any time IndyCar comes h...

Helio leads the points after a win at St. Pete - will the cars make a difference this weekend?

3/30/12 in IndyCar   |   Debi_L   |   11868 respect

As emotional as last weekend was at St. Petersburg, it was necessary.  The drivers and their families, the fans and even the officials needed ...

Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg [Live Thread]

3/25/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

After a long offseason of change, and with Dan Wheldon's memory in everyone's thoughts and hearts, the IZOD IndyCar Series gets back on tra...

IndyCar Season Opener runs this weekend, without two of their biggest names

3/23/12 in IndyCar   |   Debi_L   |   11868 respect

I will be the first to admit that I am a NASCAR fan first and foremost, but I have always said I am a fan of racing, any kind of racing.  So, ...

Goodbye Dan Wheldon

10/16/11 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

The day began with a celebratory feel. The IZOD IndyCar Series was hold its season finale in Las Vegas. A champion would be crowned between Da...

Rest In Peace Dan Wheldon

10/16/11 in IndyCar   |   Debi_L   |   11868 respect

There is simply no easy way to announce news of this type.  IndyCar driver, Dan Wheldon, passed from his injuries after a horrific wreck on th...