• To finish first you must first finish.

    Rick Mears

  • 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

  • Who is the buff guy in blue with the big #Schnozolla?

    Chip Ganassi on Tony Kanaan's Family Feud appearance, via Twitter, July 26th 2016

  • I told him I'd follow him anywhere he went, as long as it was on the racetrack.

    Sam Hornish Jr on Tomas Scheckter, Texas 2005

  • Cheever had a problem with my dad, he had a problem with me, and now he's taking it out on Marco.

    Michael Andretti, Watkins Glen 2006

  • 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

  • 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

  • Everyone wants to pick a fight with me. Whatever.

    Sage Karam on everyone wanting to pick a fight with him, IndyStar.com, August 3rd 2015

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

    Ed Carpenter on finally winning his first race, Kansas, October 2011

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

    Adam Alexander, Indy 2005

  • It's just crazy. If I never won another pole, I wouldn't care. Almost.

    James Hinchcliffe on winning the pole for the 100th Indy 500, May 22nd 2016

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

    Buddy Lazier on the Indy 500

  • 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

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

    Tom Carnegie

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

    Dan Wheldon

  • NASCAR has nothing on us. Look at the crowd at Indy – that's three Daytona 500s all in one place.

    Graham Rahal on the Indianapolis 500, Racer.com, June 4th 2016

  • 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

  • "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

  • Maybe he should start thinking about driving and stop thinking about dancing because that was a stupid move.

    Tomas Scheckter on Helio Castroneves, Detroit 2007

  • The race that made the IRL famous!

    Eddie Gossage on the Bombardier Lear Jet 500, May 2009

  • I plan to be here hopefully until I'm into my 40s, and to accomplish something like Scott has done.

    Alexander Rossi on building an IndyCar legacy, Mobil1TheGrid.com, December 10th 2018

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

    Jean Alesi, Bump Day, Indy 2012

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

    Sarah Fisher after the 2009 Indianapolis 500

  • 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

  • A happy wife is a happy life!

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

  • When I saw he was slowing down, I have to say it was a relief. I thought, 'Now we can finally unleash the beast inside and go for the win.'

    Simon Pagenaud on Will Power's misfortune at Sonoma, ESPN.com, September 18th 2016

  • 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

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

    Franck Perera on racing ovals, Homestead 2008

  • Everyone remembers the pole winner for two weeks. Everyone remembers the race winner for life.

    Dan Wheldon 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 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

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

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

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

  • That was the hairiest day I've ever had.

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • No way. That's the best part about our cars, no power steering, high aero, get it done.

    Scott McLaughlin on adding power steering, via Twitter, April 26th 2021

  • Again, I was scared to death. I had zero grip, and I was lifting at the start/finish line going into one. It's embarrassing.

    Marco Andretti, Kansas 2007

  • 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

  • That was for the team.

    Tony Kanaan, Fontana 2005

  • Let's wait and watch.

    Tom Carnegie

  • It's just great, pure racing.

    Sebastien Bourdais on IndyCar, June 2015

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

    Dan Wheldon

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

    Tony Kanaan, Motegi 2007

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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's great that it's one minute after six!

    Marty Roth, Indy Bump Day 2007

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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


Results for São Paulo Indy 300

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 Shield Plus 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
48BrentBoogity boogity140
49Brad KoestersMichael blew his engine!!139
 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 KPancho's Pit Crew126
 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