Live Blog – Qualifying Day 2 at Indianapolis

11:20 AM -- As expected, today has dawned with threats of weather clouding over the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  The 30-minute practice session for the six cars attempting to make the final row of the Indianapolis 500 starting lineup got started at 10:15 with four cars immediately taking to the track.  The #66 McLaren car showed up …

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Live Blog – Pole Day at Indianapolis

7:05 PM -- I might not be a huge fan of the current qualifying format, but I can't deny that it made for some exciting moments this afternoon.  As car after car tried to lock themselves into the Top 30, some drivers excelled and some driver failed.  In the end, two small teams secured spots and …

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Happy opening day!

It's finally here. It's been 352 days since last year's Indianapolis 500, and while the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has hosted some other tenants, today it welcomes home its rightful guests as official preparations begin for the 103rd Indianapolis 500. For slightly more than half it's history, practice for the Indianapolis 500 always began on May 1 and …

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INDYCAR Grand Prix-view

Oh, yeah. There's a race this weekend. Often overlooked, but certainly never duplicated, this weekend sees the NTT IndyCar Series running clockwise around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on the 2.439-mile road course for the INDYCAR Grand Prix.  In the unenviable position of being the last race prior to the Indianapolis 500, the Grand Prix tends …

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