• Why do you think there are so many skid marks? It's not because it's a lovely corner.

    John Andretti, Indy 2010

  • If they want to be on the front page of USA Today, they can be my guest. If I ever want attention, I'm just going to get out of the car and beat the hell out of somebody.

    Tony Kanaan on Dan and Danica, Milwaukee 2007

  • He's grounded.

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

  • Rick Mears is a great race car driver. Hopefully I have plenty of years to try to earn his respect again.

    Tony Kanaan, Detroit 2007

  • 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

  • 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

  • Some of the drivers who don't want to do the Indy 500, they just have small balls. I think that's the only explanation.

    Mikhail Aleshin on drivers who are too scared to run the Indy 500, May 16th 2017

  • 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

  • I prefer to be here, even 34th, then being at home like last year.

    Fernando Alonso on the Indy 500, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 19th 2019

  • 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

  • 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

  • Will he get through? Where is he? Where is he? There he is!

    Tom Carnegie on A.J. Foyt, 1967

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

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

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

  • The walls are white, the track is grey, the grass is green, and the sky is blue... your job is to keep them all where they belong.

    Johnny Rutherford's advice to Indy 500 rookies

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

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

  • Heeeeere's something that's amazing... i-dent-ical laps.

    Tom Carnegie

  • Any time I get to come to Indianapolis, any time I get to participate in the greatest spectacle in motor racing, it's a great day.

    Paul Diatlovitch, Indy Bump Day 2007

  • Eyes on the starter...

    Tom Carnegie

  • My mom hasn't played much of a role in my racing career. In fact, I think she still wants me to join the Coast Guard. But I still love her.

    PJ Chesson on Mothers Day

  • I just kept focused, focused, focused, all day long, getting every corner perfect.

    Helio Castroneves, St Pete's 2007

  • 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

  • If we're not racing hard, we're not racing.

    Tony Kanaan, St Pete's 2007

  • 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

  • Time to go to the back row party!

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • Brian Clauson's car got pretty beat up yesterday. It's black and blue all over

    Justin Wilson on Brian Clauson's patchwork DW12, bump day, Indy 2012

  • And here comes Max Crappis into the pits!

    Paul Page, Michigan '99

  • We're all back to square zero!

    James Hinchcliffe on the start of a new season, Trackside, March 18th 2014

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

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • 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

  • I think the IRL has been poised for a long time to be discovered by a lot of people.

    Chip Ganassi

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

    Adam Alexander, Indy 2005

  • 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

  • She's just feeling the pressure of not winning races.

    Dan Wheldon on Danica Patrick, Milwaukee 2007

  • 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

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

    Mario Andretti

  • Gentlemen... restart your engines!

    Tom Carnegie, Indy 2004

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

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

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

    A Sarah Fisher malapropism, Texas 2007

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

    Michael Andretti, February 22nd 2008

  • 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

  • Heeeeeee's on it!

    Tom Carnegie

  • She was acting like a spoiled brat. I don't respect that. I tried to step away. She kept grabbing on me like a dog that wanted to bite my ankles.

    Dan Wheldon on Danica Patrick, June 2007

  • There comes a time in a race where money doesn't matter, living doesn't matter. Winning is the only thing that matters, and so when you go into those corners, it's winning that tells all.

    Al Unser Jr.

  • The last I looked, I earned the label of Indy 500 champion; those lobbing unfounded accusations at me have not.

    Eddie Cheever Jr. after Watkins Glen 06

  • There's fathers out there. There's husbands. There's brothers, sisters. It's something that absolutely we think about. We hope for the best with it.

    Ryan Hunter-Reay on the dangers of racing an IndyCar, Pocono, August 23rd 2015

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

    Sarah Fisher after the 2009 Indianapolis 500

  • 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

  • "Many people always ask me why I sign off 'Until we meet again.' Because goodbye is so final. Goodbye, Dan Wheldon."

    Marty Reid, Las Vegas, October 16th 2011

  • I lifted a little, but I didn't touch the brake.

    Will Power on the art of restarting, St Pete's, March 30th 2014


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1Jim MitchellIndy Power171
2Vincent C GenoveseSlot Eight Racing169
3Kyle WilberFormula Extreme Grand Prix166
4matt abbottpedal to the mrdal165
5Joey KardelisNazspeedway163
 doug smelsergas city motorsport163
 Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises163
 Greg Koesters lets go racing163
9Will BaradaBaracudaRacing161
10Craig HuffmanDirt Track Racer159
 anthony abbottBlue Steel159
13GreggHit With a Brick155
14Ben DenewethSweaty Face Covering Motorsports154
 SammyTeam Phillip Johnny Bob154
16Allen WedgeRide Buyers153
 Bill Battle Red Racing153
18RickTeam Backmarker152
 Chris RammelCrusher Racing152
 Barry Kershaw Launch Racing152
 Dan Gusedguse500152
 Jeremy KellerDraggin' Racing152
24JessicaKnow Effin Kloo151
 Shawn MattoxRust-eze Racing151
 Andrew WoodFast Woody151
 Jim Mteamindy151
 Phil NationAmerican Racing151
29Devin UnderwoodUnderworld Racing150
30Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing149
31Sean BrennanSmashers148
 Jose Not at the table Carlos Munoz148
 Jonathan CloseLemming51 Enterprises148
 Nathan JohnsonFirstOnRaceDay148
 Mark FresherFresh Racing148
36James duncanFlying weldons146
 Stacy FallerCheckered Flag Chick146
 Mark WyldmanMarkoWild146
39Terry Waldrepoldtw8145
 MiguelEcurie GT-REPORT.com145
 Tom H.Coyotes145
 Swen Johnson Shoreline Drive Motorsports145
43BrianEat My Bumpers 144
 Dale GleitzMallard144
45Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing143
46ChadDanica Patrick Racing141
 Jim BlaskoLightning Blackie141
48BrentTurn left140
49Brad KoestersPenske is a Pussy139
 John WilsonWombat Racing138
52Michael A. KieferLeaders and Legends137
53Mike CockrallTeam Canada135
 Chris JonesJones Racing135
 Darrell CoxRum Runner135
 Josh MKanaanFan11135
57JackersBig Buddy Racing134
 Kevin GardnerSmakificator International134
59Brett M. WaldrepWaldrep Motorsports133
 Christopher MeyerRose-Hulman Racing133
 Chad EberlyBulldog Racing133
 Adam W.Team IndyWahoo6133
 DarthDarth Airbox133
 Vanessa FergusonNessie's Racers132
 Donna Jacksongogetem132
 Jon PiazzaInCarZo132
69BrendanDumples Motorsports130
70Tom DeHavenP1 Chase129
 Jim CockrallOld Fart129
 Colin ZarzyckiPole Position II129
73Andrew MillerA.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve128
 Dave RammelDoodles Racing128
 Dave BulebushBbush Racing South128
 Neil PThe Stickman's Racing Group128
77Tony AkensTeam Backmarkers127
 Pam KirchgessnerTeam Indydog127
79Nick KCarters Starters126
 Tim AbbottParticles126
81DrewTeam Dream125
82Jeff HarperSlow Turtles124
83Bill BrashBearcat Racing122
 Bob TzuckerTZ Racing122
 Michael MasonYak Racing LLC.122
86Chad RingAMR Racing121
 Kyle RudolphTeam Rudy121
88MikeAlley Cat120
 casey TheStags120
90Kris KleinSlumpbusters119
 Alan LosureRebel Racing119
92bailey abbottMasterBeef118
93Dondons ride buyers116
 d v smelserdvs motorsports116
95Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan115
 Mike DanksIRloyal Fantasy Racing LLP115
97Bill KnothWild Bill Express114
 Brandon Ballschmiede1stDirection114
99John LivengoodLive 'N' Good Racing113
 Susan Hodgeiamindy01113
 CamiloBuckethead Soobl Racing113
102Chad KincaidSearching for the next Tom Sneva112
103Justin GrinerIRLFan9109
104Shanelle M.Phish Racing108
 DavidJPLRockford Rocks108
107Derek WaldrepOne of Thirty-Three 107
 Hunter GunnellHG Racing107
109Eric RynersonNoDoorsNoDales Motorsports 106
 Andy MillerSquadra Speedgeek106
111Matt Browntexacostar05102
112Shayla RammelTeamRammel99
113Jessica RadloffIndySpeedRacer98
116Allen BujakWar Eagle Racing95
 John YatesBeerGoggles93
119Scott BartonIndy500Fan92
120Scott JacksonTeam Awesome89
 ChelseaSycamore Racing89
122Joey NewgardenRacer OT87
123Dave Wilsoncause of the yellow86
124Tom AbbottWide Open85
126Matt stoudtGo Go Marco 83
127Michael Saltzmanprincess sparkle pony75
128Bill WolfredTeam Nabors71
129Vannessa Waldrpeteam waldrep70
130Frederick HurleyBig Green Motorsports66