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Saturday Indy 500 Qualifying Postponed

Today was supposed to be the first day of qualifying for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 next Sunday. Mother nature had other plans though, raining heavily in the Speedway area. Qualifying has been postponed until tomorrow, and the two drivers that made qualification runs today (Carlos Huertas and Ryan Hunter-Reay) will have their…

JR

Indy 500 Practice – May 15

Today was Fast Friday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where speeds were expected to increase, given a turbocharger boost to the engines. Due to windy conditions, and a hot and slick track, the speeds weren’t as high as predicted. There were still six cars that crossed the 230 mph barrier, with Simon Pagenaud leading the way for…

Dixon

Indy 500 Practice – May 14

Today was the fourth day of practice for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 24. Simon Pagenaud had the fastest lap of the day, at 228.793 mph. Carlos Munoz was second quick, as they were the only two drivers to break the 228 mph barrier. Ganassi’s Sage Karam, Scott Dixon, and Tony Kanaan…

Bell

Indy 500 Practice – May 13

It was May 13, but it had the feel of Friday the 13th. The third day of practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway kicked off today, in preparation for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 24. Speeds were up once again, as we saw a flurry of activity in the final minutes…

Helio

Indy 500 Practice – May 12

It was a cool and windy day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway today, but 33 drivers made their way onto the 2.5 mile oval. Still, most of the drivers I spoke with said the strong winds weren’t an issue. In all, there were 1,958 laps turned on Tuesday, with a familiar face at the top of…