• For a moment, all is right with the world - Danica Patrick is leading the Indianapolis 500.

    Adam Alexander, Indy 2005

  • There is nothing like winning the Indianapolis 500 and fortunately I was able to do so.

    Eddie Cheever Jr.

  • If he wins this race with what he has to work with, they ought to name this place after him.

    John Barnes on Sam Hornish Jr, indy 2003

  • When you go home and you're slow, there's nothing you can do. But when you go home under these conditions it's kind of tough.

    Alex Tagliani, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • If I have to race until I am 86 years old, I am going to race until I win another Indianapolis 500.

    Dan Wheldon after finishing 2nd in the 2010 Indianapolis 500

  • Eyes on the starter...

    Tom Carnegie

  • I hope all the fans out there were as excited about that race as I am. It was awesome doing so much passing. Racing can't get any better!

    Graham Rahal on the Kentucky 300, August 2009

  • Going into Texas with four wheels on the car is pretty exciting!

    Sarah Fisher after the 2009 Indianapolis 500

  • When you tug at a guy in the pit lane, I think that is taking advantage of your gender, because it puts me in an awkward position.

    Dan Wheldon on Danica Patrick, June 2007

  • I was a craft beer and a wallet chain away from being a hipster!

    James Hinchcliffe on beard growth, Tim and Sid's Plays of the Week, September 14th 2015

  • When Will was going off on Versus, I was cracking up. I was like, man, I didn't know you could talk like that! And I never knew you could say 'wanker' on TV, but that's my new word for now on... so I guess something good did come out of Toronto!

    Tony Kanaan on Will Power, Toronto, July 2011

  • I wish Beaux Barfield was officiating when I was driving - I'd have gotten a lot less penalties!

    Paul Tracy on lax penalties for avoidable contact, Long Beach 2014

  • Broke a glass at a restaurant. Apologize to the waiter, he looks at me, says "Accidents happen. YOU know what I mean!"

    James Hinchcliffe via Twitter, December 17th 2015

  • I didn't leave. I was terminated.

    Sebastien Bourdais on the flip side of the Coyne, NBCSports.com, November 22nd 2019

  • Back then there were 50-75 cars just trying to make the field. And they were the best drivers in the world. I remember thinking; I can’t believe this. I can't believe I got a spot.

    A.J. Foyt on qualifying for his first Indianapolis 500 mile race

  • Off to heat yoga with @PitFitTraining. Gonna be sweating like a rapist.

    Tomas Scheckter showing his class on Twitter, April 6th 2011

  • To finish first you must first finish.

    Rick Mears

  • It was a very good test in terms of outright speed, but I did destroy a car the first day.

    Dan Wheldon, Homestead test 2007

  • The Indy 500 is the biggest race in the world. I don't think it's even debatable. It is.

    Dan Wheldon

  • Without the IRL, a lot of guys would never have been able to show what they can do.

    Tony Stewart, May 2007

  • A happy wife is a happy life!

    Scott Dixon on marriage at the Carb Night Burger Bash, 2015

  • I love this championship and everything it represents. I feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to be here. I wouldn't want to have it any other way.

    Alexander Rossi on IndyCar, The Indy Star, September 14th 2018

  • We are trying to fix them but when you start behind the eight ball like last year you are playing catch-up and you will continue to play catch-up until we get rid of these stupid kits!

    Michael Andretti on aerokits, Autosport.com, 15th April 2016

  • Hope you're all snug in your beds, while Indycars dance in your head...

    Simon Pagenaud on insomnia, Twitter, 4:31 AM, July 23rd 2019

  • It's just great, pure racing.

    Sebastien Bourdais on IndyCar, June 2015

  • I'm just so f***ing disappointed!

    Kosuke Matsuura, St Pete's 2007

  • Well, the elephant in the room is the aero kits.

    Marco Andretti on why the Honda teams were struggling, Barber, April 27th 2015

  • Helio lives for this. This is his passion. He loves Indy.

    Simon Pagenaud, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2018

  • I'm the happiest guy on earth right now!

    Rinus VeeKay on finishing 5th at the IMS Road Course, July 4th 2020

  • Someone asked me if I win the Indy 500 if I'd still retire? I'd still retire. What better way to go out?

    Danica Patrick on her final race, racing.ap.org, March 7th 2018

  • I'm a moving chicane out here!

    Juan Pablo Montoya, lap 42 at St Pete's, March 30th 2014

  • I drove it like I stole it!

    Helio Castroneves, St Pete's 2006

  • The wall came too close and too quickly.

    Fernando Alonso after crashing in practice, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2019

  • I have learned more in one week here than I did in my entire Formula One career.

    Jean Alesi, Bump Day, Indy 2012

  • Pounding down toward the yard of bricks...

    Tom Carnegie

  • It looks so easy when you watch it on TV, but it's not.

    Franck Perera on racing ovals, Homestead 2008

  • It's amazing how different an Indycar is from anything else on a racetrack.

    Alexander Rossi, Autosport.com, April 26th 2017

  • I need a nap now.

    Colton Herta on winning his first IndyCar race, COTA, 24th March 2019

  • Everyone thinks that running in dirty air causes the front end to wash out, but actually it affects the whole car and you just can't follow someone close in fast or medium-speed corners since the aerokits came in.

    Will Power on aerokits, Motorsport.com, May 4th 2016

  • I can't believe it. I cannot believe it. What a year for this Target team. It was so much fun to be a part of.

    Dario Franchitti, Homestead 2009

  • At 220mph friendship, risk and victory become extremely volatile.

    Dan Wheldon

  • What makes IndyCar racing so good is there's not much you can do on your car to differentiate it from the others. It's only dampers, third springs. There's the aero with the aero kits – and hopefully those are going away.

    Bobby Rahal on the benefits of a spec series, Racer.com, May 18th 2016

  • It's going to be a close finish. I have the bigger nose, I guess I have a good chance.

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2005

  • You don't gotta win by five seconds - you just gotta win.

    Tony Kanaan, Motegi 2007

  • I drove the best race of my whole career!

    Rinus VeeKay on finishing 5th at the IMS Road Course, July 4th 2020

  • I just can't wait to get back in the car. I wonder if I'm still any good.

    Will Power on the long off season, St Petersburg, March 21st 2013

  • The toughest people out there passing me are my teammates, and I don't get that. I think three of the four of us get what the camaraderie of Andretti Green Racing is.

    Marco Andretti on an unidentified teammate after Milwaukee 2009

  • I was frustrated since Motegi and wanted to prove a point. When you're in a competitive package, you can't let points slip. I can eat breakfast tomorrow morning now instead of stabbing my fork into the table.

    Dan Wheldon, Kansas 2007

  • Downforce is the enemy of racing.

    Rick Mears, Motorsport.com, September 15th 2016

  • As a past driver, I'd answer the phone if Roger or Chip called...

    Sarah Fisher on keeping Josef Newgarden in her team, Racer.com, August 3rd 2015

Standings

Results for Texas Motor Speedway Firestone 600

PosPlayerTeamPoints
1Sheila BlaskoPeppy Pistons166
2Mike CockrallTeam Canada165
3Larry KellerRahal's Racerz153
4Darrell CoxRum Runner150
5KP BTeam Buckley149
 John LivengoodLive 'N' Good Racing149
 Don WalkerFlying Diamond Racing149
8Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing148
 DeniseNeed4speed148
10Chad EberlyBulldog Racing147
 Mike MurphyMurphysLawl147
12jim stringfellowRace Riot146
13Neil PThe Stickman's Racing Group145
14George BoothLVGEO144
 Joseph GallagherTeam Helio144
16Phil NationAmerican Racing143
17Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan141
 Allen BujakWar Eagle Racing141
19Adam EvartsEvarts Motorsports140
 William WilsonG2 RACING CAR NO#306140
 Melissa BarramedaBignumber4140
22Jim BlaskoLightning Blackie139
23Maryln E.MissIndy137
24John CunninghamPenske15135
25Gordon MartinezPatos Caddie132
26Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing131
27Mark WyldmanMarkoWild130
 jeffh2oski130
 Dale GleitzMallard130
30Andrew WoodFast Woody129
 Patrick MooreBrundle 129
32Ron DrewniakBlack Flag128
 Andrewagn727128
 TrixieDennit Racing128
35Ken NethTeam Neth126
36John BlaskoSpeed Master II124
 Cruncher C. Block III 🏆1981 Interscope Spcl. #25🏎124
 Andy MillerSquadra Speedgeek124
39Judy Laubysome beach123
40MichaelRick Mears Head122
 Tom DeHavenP1 Chase122
 FaridChallenger 1970122
 craig stringfellowJimmyHollywood122
44Steve MenteGoggles_Paisano120
45Bill KnothThe unblinking eye118
 Scott BartonIndy500Fan118
 WalentyDemoManWalenty#14118
 Michael MisterkaGoCanadaRacing #33118
49Drew StormsBadStorms117
 Gary Evansnrracing117
 Dan Gusedguse500117
52Barry Kershaw Launch Racing116
53Mike GBoilerbird Racing115
 Brad AllenUmphreaker49115
 Jay BreslawskiMonarch LT Racing115
56L.A. Hewitt-RubleClutchXCoast113
57KymKymopolis112
58LeesadeeYou Got Smoked111
 LisabethLEB racing111
60alexab108110
61MikeAlley Cat109
62Nickorganic Newgarden107
63ChelseaRace Girl105
 Vincent C GenoveseSlot 8 Racing105
 Jim CockrallOld Fart105
66Derek WaldrepOne of Thirty-Three 104
 Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises104
 Dave RammelDoodles Racing104
 James duncanGov't Mule104
70Parker Allen Digitized racers103
71Kurt St. AngeloThe Yellow Shirts100
72JohnRacer X99
 Donna Jacksongogetem99
 Alan LosureRebel Racing99
75Pat WottonIndyCarlin98
76Ben DenewethSweaty Face Covering Motorsports97
77HitokiriHasbro/Takara Hitokiri Racing94
78kerry breslinnz racers (who said kiwis can't fly)93
79Bill Battle Red Racing89
80Andrew MillerA.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve86
81Mike ClineRahal Rules84
82Jonathan CloseLemming51 Enterprises76