• My Father said if you are going to win one race, make sure it is the Indianapolis 500

    Eddie Cheever after winning the Indy 500

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

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

  • Andy Granatelli for as much as he put into the sport, especially at Indianapolis. I had to deal with that big kiss. I can still smell the garlic.

    Mario Andretti on Andy Granatelli after the 1969 Indianapolis 500

  • Some of the drivers roll out this 'safety' word, and suddenly it ties everybody's hands. But those arguments make no sense anyway. Remove downforce and you actually improve safety

    Rick Mears on downforce, Motorsport.com, October 28th 2015

  • 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

  • Whoever has got the big balls is going to go fast!

    Helio Castroneves

  • 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

  • My picture isn't everywhere, but people recognize me. I'm telling you, it's the nose.

    Tony Kanaan, May 2007

  • Milka, if you're gonna go that slow you gotta drive your mirrors, hon'!

    Ryan Hunter-Reay to Milka Duno after Watkins Glen qualifying, July 2010

  • Eyes on the starter...

    Tom Carnegie

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

    Adam Alexander, Indy 2005

  • If you run around in the back with the squirrels, you're bound to get your nuts cracked.

    PJ Chesson

  • I am a connoisseur of information!

    Conor Daly on silly season rumours, Trackside, September 13th 2016

  • So it was a bad result but good day. Led laps, good restarts, passed people, worked with the car, but finished crap! movin on!!

    Danica Patrick after Iowa 2009, via Twitter

  • 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 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

  • I think Danica's pretty aggressive in our cars. I mean, you know especially if you catch her at the right time of the month, she might be trading plenty of paint out there!

    Ed Carpenter, July 2006

  • It was a tough day – really disappointing... I guess it was a good day in reality.

    Josef Newgarden on finishing 7th at the IMS Road Course, July 4th 2020

  • He's grounded.

    Bryan Herta to Marco Andretti on Colton Herta knocking Marco out of P1 in final practice, Long Beach, April 14th 2019

  • I wasn't thinking, 'That's Eddie [Cheever] and he's in an Infiniti and so I need to beat him.' I was thinking, 'That's Eddie, and I want to kick his ass!'

    Robbie Buhl, after winning at WDW in 2000

  • You won't believe it!

    Tom Carnegie

  • 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

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

    Simon Pagenaud, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2018

  • I'm a moving chicane out here!

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

  • Antony! Yer losin' 3 seconds a lap! Now get yer foot into it, I'm not gonna tell ya again!!

    AJ Foyt, Chicagoland 2004

  • I'm throwing this one out to Dan. This is his hometown, this is his car.

    James Hinchcliffe after his first career victory, St. Petersburg, March 24th 2013

  • Last season, we lost the championship in the last corner of the last lap of the last race to some other guy.

    Chip Ganassi, Daytona 2008

  • It felt way better than I ever thought it was going to feel!

    Ed Carpenter on finally winning his first race, Kansas, October 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

  • Whatever you heard, somebody made it up. For the first two days, he talked nonsense because he had a concussion. It doesn't matter what he was saying. He doesn't even remember it.

    Tony Kanaan on the rumours of Dario Franchitti's retirement after Houston, 2013

  • James Hinchcliffe on bumping at Indy, May 19th 2018

  • The wall came too close and too quickly.

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

  • This is just an excellent race and to be a part of the history, I'm really grateful for that.

    Roger Yasukawa, Indy 2007

  • Howard and me set the first and third fastest times of the day, and we both got beaten to grid slot 33 by a kid in Methodist Hospital with a smoking wreck of a car. The magic of Indy, huh?

    Paul Tracy, Indy Bump Day 2010

  • 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 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

  • 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

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

    Franck Perera on racing ovals, Homestead 2008

  • 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

  • Good news is we've won every race we've finished!

    James Hinchcliffe on crashing out at Long Beach, April 22nd 2013

  • To finish first you must first finish.

    Rick Mears

  • The race that made the IRL famous!

    Eddie Gossage on the Bombardier Lear Jet 500, May 2009

  • This has been the best season of my career in motorsport and I've learned so much. We'll be coming back to win this thing next year.

    Will Power on losing to Dario Franchitti, Homestead, 2010

  • If you're an open-wheel racer and not at Indy in May, you're not really a race car driver. You just think you are.

    Eddie Cheever

  • Let's wait and watch.

    Tom Carnegie

  • 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

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

    Eric Bachelart, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • That was for the team.

    Tony Kanaan, Fontana 2005

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

    Dan Wheldon

  • I drove the best race of my whole career!

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


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1Mike GBoilerbird Racing188
2Gary Evansnrracing184
3Ron DrewniakBlack Flag174
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5Scott Cameron The Robot167
6RaceArachnid Racing163
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8Gordon MartinezPatos Caddie162
 Ken NethTeam Neth162
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18Barry Kershaw Launch Racing159
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 Jordan WilmanJordan Wilman159
24RobertTeam Hinch158
 HannyyyroseLybarger Racing158
26Jonathan CloseLemming51 Enterprises156
27MikeAlley Cat155
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 Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan155
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32Iowa Indy FanIowa Indy Fan154
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36Matt ProthroProKnowsIndycar153
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44Angie AWilbur Shaw’s Mustache150
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47Michael MisterkaGoCanadaRacing #33149
 KP BTeam Buckley149
49BritishDudeBritish Racing148
51Lloyd FrazierFrazier 7up Racing147
 MichaelRick Mears Head147
53Dave RammelDoodles Racing146
54Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises145
 FreddyBoyFred Fast145
 Kurt St. AngeloThe Yellow Shirts145
57Indy GoddessBernice the Beast143
58Brandon Ballschmiede1stDirection141
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61Shayla RammelTeamRammel139
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64OpenWheelNutJohnny Lightning Racing137
65Kaden McClurgnewgarden is daddy136
 Tom TaylorTaylor Racing Team136
67FCurciFC Racing135
68Joey NewgardenRacer OT134
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70Darrell CoxRum Runner133
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73Skidrow RacingSkidrow Racing132
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76Judy Laubysome beach131
77Craig Brumbaugh Where's the Beaver?130
78Jim BillardAncient Oaks Racing129
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80Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing128
81Mathew SteinfelsDirtbags127
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85Lizzy WalshScottie's Girl123
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95JohnRacer X118
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 Mat S.American Tuna Motorsports116
101Dave NiesmanHigh Speed Money Pit115
102Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing114
103Candi JackmanJackman113
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105Hendrixis6odThe slowest 111
106TSRTSR Racing110
107Steve MenteGoggles_Paisano107
 Ryan Ellegood RAE Tennessee Racing107
109Rod StrayerHoosier Racing Team104
110LGH62Indy Outlaws103
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112Don MSideways 102
113L.A. Hewitt-RubleClutchXCoast101
114Town Monument BlobReturn of the Crotch 🐵 Monkey 🏎97
115JC LABBlue Bayou Racing 96
116John BernbrockLittle Al Fan95
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119Brett M. WaldrepWaldrep Motorsports94
120Bryan BurdickSuper 1589
121Donatelli7Andretti’s Army87
122Andrew WoodFast Woody85
123Matt CallahanOilCanCallahan84
124Tom SpanglerPaul Tracy won in 200278
 craig StringfellowSquaredCircleracing74
127John GangwerPenske Power '170
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