Rossi stuns field at 100th Indy 500

May 30, 2016

Rossi stuns field at 100th Indy 500

A new era for the Indianapolis 500 arrived in the form of a most unfamiliar driver. An American, no less. Alexander Rossi outlasted his faster rivals — and his fuel tank — for a stunning victory Sunday in the historic 100th running of “The ...

Apr 29, 2016

Indiana University student becomes Indy 500's official poet

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500’s first official poet since the early 20th century. Adam Henze of Bloomington beat out more than 200 others who submitted Indy 500-themed poems for the contest co-sponsored ...

Sep 25, 2015

Indy racing legend Foyt undergoes knee replacement surgery

A.J. Foyt has had knee replacement surgery in his right leg. The new knee he received Wednesday replaces the antibiotic-infused cement spacer he received last month as doctors battled a staph infection Foyt developed in July. The four-time Indianapolis 500 winner was unable to ...

Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win

May 25, 2015

Montoya beats Power for second Indy 500 win

His career at a crossroads, his confidence shot, Juan Pablo Montoya received a lifeline from The Captain. Roger Penske called the driver in late 2013, when Montoya found himself without a job after seven frustrating seasons in NASCAR had turned one of the baddest ...