500 Miles to Decide a Champion [MAVTV 500 Live Thread]

9/15/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

After 14 races and plenty of fantastic racing, the IndyCar championship all comes down to tonight, and fittingly, it's a 500 mile race. The ven...

The Incredible Story of Alex Zanardi Gets Better With Paralympic Gold

9/5/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

The story of Alex Zanardi is one of the most incredible and inspiring stories in sports, as I've chronicled before here. Today yet another laye...

After a Long Break, IndyCar Heads to Wine Country [GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma Live Thread]

8/26/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Hello again. It's been a while. Due to my vacation, the Olympics, and an unfortunately inactive race calendar, we haven't had an IndyCar li...

IndyCar Heads North for a Demolition Derby [Honda Indy Toronto Live Thread]

7/8/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

The IndyCar Series is known for being a finesse series, one where rubbin' isn't racin', since the cars won't let that happen. IndyC...

IndyCar Goes Short Tracking in Iowa [Iowa Corn Indy 250 Live Thread]

6/23/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Iowa Speedway does not conjure up thoughts of IndyCar racing, given the latter's reputation as being a "wine and cheese" sport, but i...

IndyCar Returns to the Milwaukee Mile, Will the Fans Return Too? [Milwaukee IndyFest Live Thread]

6/15/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Today's Milwaukee IndyFest is different in that what happens off the track matters more than what happens on it. After last year's disappoi...

Who Will Conquer the Streets of Belle Isle? [IndyCar Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix Live Thread]

6/2/12 in IndyCar   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

IndyCar is still buzzing from what was unquestionably one of the best Indy 500's in history. At the end of the day, it was Dario Franchitti tak...

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   |   11281 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 ...