The lone team owner/driver in the IZOD IndyCar Series ended up with the pole at his home race!
The morning rain in Indianapolis did not damper the enthusiasm of the drivers or there fans for the Indy 500 Pole Day activities. The final top nine shootout ended with the Indiana driver who is also the team owner!
Katherine Legge recently became the first woman to race the DeltaWing in the ALMS 4 hour event at Laguna Seca, and today she will return to an IndyCar cockpit for the Indianapolis 500
ECR Team ready for Saturday’s qualifying attempts after Ed Carpenter still runs 226.768 early in Fast Friday action.
Andretti Autosport driver E.J. Viso was hot today when he set the fastest lap during practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway since 2003.
Tomorrow is Fast Friday!
Welcome to Indiana-ville as Jay Alley views the happenings at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Will the rookie continue his hot pace on Fast Friday?
Rookie Conor Daly was okay while rookie Carlos Munoz again topped the charts. Tomorrow is Fast Friday and perhaps the expected veterans will be the ones to set the hot laps.
Welcome to Indiana-ville via Jay Alley as the countdown for Pole day in Indianapolis continues for the "Greatest Spectacle in Racing"!
All four rookies assigned to cars this month - Conor Daly, AJ Allmendinger, Carlos Munoz and Tristan Vautier - have completed ROP. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kurt Busch also completed ROP on Thursday, May 9.
Derrick Walker commented in the press conference held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway yesterday that he has “… been around enough to see the good, the bad, and the ugly”.
Conor Daly arrived from Europe to complete his Rookie Orientation Program while Pippa Mann passed his refresher program. Fastest driver on the track was Marco Andretti.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway - one of the iconic facilities for sports entertainment - is not the same track that thousands flocked to back in its early years.
Welcome to Indiana-ville with Jay Alley as he keeps a keen eye while the drivers shakedown their cars prior to the run for the pole.