19-year-old Brazilian Matheus Leist converted his record-setting pole into a victory during Friday’s Freedom 100 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, leading from start-to-finish in his first-ever oval appearance.
If you live under a rock and haven’t heard by now, two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will make his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in next month’s 101st Indianapolis 500, driving for Andretti- Autosport in partnership with his McLaren-Honda F1 team.
In part two of a special five-part series, our James Pike looks back on his memories of the second stage of Tony Stewart’s colorful career, including his 2005 win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and subsequent series championship.
Jeff Gordon battled through a day in which he called his restarts “just plain bad,” finishing 13th in his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start since November of 2015 on Sunday as he returned to Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Hoping to make a statement in his final NASCAR Sprint Cup Series attempt at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, three-time champion and two-time Brickyard 400 winner Tony Stewart ultimately said he “had fun” despite his day unraveling in the final laps.