• It was talent and skill, that's how I did it. A masterful display of driving ability!

    James Hinchcliffe on getting through the gap that took him from 17th to 6th at Mid Ohio, August 2014

  • Not bad for a part timer ;o)

    Graham Rahal on finishing 5th at Toronto, via Twitter, July 2010

  • Patience is a virtue... and someone wasn't very virtuous today.

    James Hinchcliffe on an unnamed driver, Long Beach 2014

  • That's the kind of incident that leaves skidmarks *inside* the cockpit!

    Tom Sneva

  • You don't pay me to run second.

    Dan Wheldon to Chip Ganassi, Nashville 2006

  • I promise you this: it isn't the last you've seen of me at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. My last time there will not be a day when I'm walking out with my tail between my legs.

    Paul Tracy, Indy Bump Day 2010

  • I never would've had my opportunity to race at Indy if it weren't for Tony George and the IRL.

    Tony Stewart, May 2007

  • Fernando Alonso on the difference between an IndyCar and an F1 car, May 3rd 2017

  • It's always sad to be out of a race but I'm happy that I walked away; it was a nasty, nasty crash.

    Tony Kanaan at the 2009 Indianapolis 500

  • Obviously we always see the good days, but Gil de Ferran told me if you can have a bad day and nobody notices, that's how you do a really good job - and that's how you win a championship.

    Simon Pagenaud on the 2016 season, ESPN.com, September 18th 2016

  • Finishing in the Top-10 here was because of nutrition.

    A Sarah Fisher malapropism, Texas 2007

  • To finish first you must first finish.

    Rick Mears

  • Let's wait and watch.

    Tom Carnegie

  • Sometimes you're the windshield, and sometimes you're the bug. And sometimes you have an air gun failure.

    Simon Pagenaud on equipment issues, St Petersburg, March 11th 2018

  • I'm a little rough around the edges like him and I say what I feel, there's no B.S. and that's one of the things I've always admired about him.

    Paul Tracy on AJ Foyt, May 2009

  • This is a huge day for the IndyCar Series and for our sport as a whole, for sure.

    Michael Andretti, February 22nd 2008

  • It's a new... track... record!

    Tom Carnegie

  • Do you think I give a flying f*** what Buddy Rice thinks?

    Dan Wheldon

  • I mean this guy can't even keep his lies straight. He's told so many in the last week, he's not sure what the truth is.

    Robin Miller on Kevin Kalkoven, February 2008

  • Now it's obvious we were too conservative, we should have just gone for it

    Eric Bachelart, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • I've got the Grandfathers Club with Helio and Juan, right?!

    Roger Penske on his older two drivers, motorsport.com, March 22nd 2016

  • The things that play on your mind the most are the ones that just got away.

    Buddy Lazier on the Indy 500

  • Winning is always a great feeling, but winning at your home track, a place that you grew up at and a place that helped you fall in love with the sport of IndyCar racing... this is priceless.

    Graham Rahal on winning at Mid-Ohio, Instagram, August 3rd 2015

  • I think this is something that will really change the complexion of the sport for a long time to come, so this is big

    Jay Frye on the Aeroscreen, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, October 2nd 2019

  • When you've driven it for a day, you're going to feel naked without it.

    Will Power on testing the Aeroscreen, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, October 2nd 2019

  • The Indy 500 is one of the greatest events in the sport. Drivers all over the world know this. I belong there. Because I'm a racer.

    Fernando Alonso on The Indy 500, The Players Tribune, May 18th 2017

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

    Simon Pagenaud, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2018

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

    Sarah Fisher after the 2009 Indianapolis 500

  • Having a pulse should make you want to attend the 500.

    James Hinchcliffe on what should make you want to attend the 500, via Twitter, April 2012

  • You need to learn how to f***ing count.

    Arie Luyendyk, Texas '97

  • I miss my fans so much, you have no idea. I think I appreciate them more then I ever did.

    Sarah Fisher, August 2006

  • The Indy 500 was the defining stage of my career.

    Mario Andretti

  • I think it's is a long putt, so I think we're safe for a while.

    Roger Penske on the possibility of F1 returning to Long Beach, April 2014

  • What a day. This place is magical. It is still the 'beginning of the season' for me but everything is starting to fall into place. This is the best month of May, ever.

    Helio Castroneves after winning the Indy 500, May 2009

  • I've never been so happy to be in last place.

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • If he thinks I'm not going to remember that, HE'S CRAZY!

    Danica Patrick on Dan Wheldon, Milwaukee 2007

  • It's a living, breathing, organism.

    Eddie Cheever on Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  • I'm just so f***ing disappointed!

    Kosuke Matsuura, St Pete's 2007

  • The race that made the IRL famous!

    Eddie Gossage on the Bombardier Lear Jet 500, May 2009

  • 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

  • You won't believe it!

    Tom Carnegie

  • I can't control what size I am and how I'm built. All I know is the NBA doesn't lower the hoop for short guys.

    Danica Patrick, June 2005

  • He said its the best team out there. If its the best team, he shouldn't have a problem.

    Chip Ganassi on whether he'd allow Jaun Pablo Montoya to test for Penske, Houston, October 2013

  • Heeeeeee's on it!

    Tom Carnegie

  • Gentlemen... restart your engines!

    Tom Carnegie, Indy 2004

  • I still have the passion to drive the hell out of it!

    Juan Pablo Montoya on his motivation, NBCSports.com, July 12th 2016

  • I was going through there as hard as I could. It was for everything. It was for all the marbles.

    Sam Hornish Jr, Indy 2006

  • 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

  • If someone said choose one race to win, just one, and that was the only race you ever got to win, it would be the Indy 500.

    Jack Harvey on the Indianapolis 500, indianapolismotorspeedway.com, February 21st 2019

  • I'd have finished my career very disappointed had I not won the Indy 500. It's an amazing feeling and an amazing event.

    Will Power on winning the 102nd Indy 500, racer.com, August 7th 2018


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1David Daniels Daniels Motorsports 189
2Michael MisterkaGoCanadaRacing #33155
3Melissa BarramedaBignumber4146
4Andrew MillerA.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve144
6Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing140
7craig StringfellowSquaredCircleracing135
9Pat WottonIndyCarlin127
 Scott BartonIndy500Fan126
 John GangwerPenske Power '17126
13Todd GreenSnakes & Arrows Racing125
14Kurt St. AngeloThe Yellow Shirts124
15Sheila BlaskoPeppy Pistons120
 Allen BujakWar Eagle Racing120
 John BernbrockLittle Al Fan120
18John BlaskoSpeed Master II119
 L.A. Hewitt-RubleElectricPandaBoogaloo119
20JohnRacer X118
22Bruce DavisSanchoProudfoot114
 JC LABBlue Bayou Racing (Andy B.: You're the Best) :)114
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 Tom DeHavenP1 Chase114
 JoeSactown Indy Fan114
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 Gordon MartinezSwedishRookieBalls114
 Mike WilliamsFoytfanforever114
 Jeremy Grinerjcoleg114
 Matt CallahanOilCanCallahan114
 Tom TaylorTaylor Racing Team114
 Dave RammelDoodles Racing114
 Bryan BurdickSuper 15114
 Maryln E.MissIndy114
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 Joseph GallagherTeam Helio114
42LeesadeeYou Got Smoked112
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45Dave NiesmanHigh Speed Money Pit111
 Mike CockrallTeam Canada111
 Chris RammelCrusher Racing111
 Lloyd FrazierFrazier 7up Racing111
 William WilsonG2 RACING CAR NO#306111
50MikeAlley Cat108
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52MichaelRick Mears Head106
 Dale GleitzMallard106
 Candi JackmanJackman106
 Jim BillardAncient Oaks Racing106
 RickTeam Backmarker106
 Ryan Ellegood RAE Tennessee Racing106
 Dave BulebushBbush Racing South106
 Alan LosureRebel Racing106
60Judy Laubysome beach105
 Drew StormsBadStorms105
 Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises105
 KP BTeam Buckley105
 Bill Battle Red Racing105
 Ben DenewethSweaty Gym Sock Motorsports105
66John CunninghamPenske15104
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 Gary Evansnrracing104
 Barry Kershaw Launch Racing104
 Larry KellerRahal's Racerz104
71Town Monument Blob Special The 1973 Salt Walther Indy 500 crash was a Penske-Gurney-Patrick conspiracy. There's video proof.103
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 Adam EvartsEvarts Motorsports103
74LeslieHelio Fan #4 for #3102
75Evan KramerWindyCityIndy2799
 John WilsonWombat Racing99
77FaridChallenger 197098
78Molly GreenFlying Corn97
79Rob LeavellSKillet Enterprises96
80Rod StrayerHoosier Racing Team95
 TrixieDennit Racing95
82Donna Jacksongogetem94
83Kevin KreighIndy_K93
84Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan92
 Andrew WoodFast Woody92
 Parker Allen Digitized racers92
87LisabethLEB racing91
88TSRTSR Racing88
 Steve MenteGoggles_Paisano88
90Michael JonesCXT42087
 Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing87
92Mark WyldmanMarkoWild86
 Cruncher C. Block IIIuH-oH! Not another champion with the last name Blasko?! No, not happening this time86
94Brad allenBarney Oldfield’s Cigar84
95Mike GBoilerbird Racing82
 ChelseaRace Girl82
97Ken NethTeam Neth78
98Darrell CoxRum Runner77
99Patrick MooreBrundle 73
100StephanieWindy City Quackers72
101Anthony Wayne Clark 1989Anthony Clark Autosports71
 Neil PThe Stickman's Racing Group71
 Bill KnothThe unblinking eye71
104Bill Sandersm20Bill70
105shelby stevenson15in1965
106SammyTeam Phillip Johnny Bob64
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108Jim BlaskoLightning Blackie63
110Rick SNo Attack, No Chance60
111Elaine MackoFairchild59
112VinceStinger Racing54
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115Jonathan CloseLemming51 Enterprises28