• The track is narrower than I thought! You watch the television and you see three cars alongside on the main straight - now I am in the car on the main straight and it's hard to imagine how you can fit three cars there at speed.

    Fernando Alonso after his first test at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 3rd 2017

  • 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

  • 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

  • It's a new... track... record!

    Tom Carnegie

  • 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

  • I keep getting asked by Europeans, drivers also, if racing around IMS was boring an' easy. I just want to shake my head and walk away.

    Connor Daly, June 6th 2013, via Twitter

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

    A Sarah Fisher malapropism, Texas 2007

  • 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 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

  • 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 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

  • I need a nap now.

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

  • 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

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

    Simon Pagenaud, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2018

  • 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

  • ...one of the things that has always been wrong with that theory that NASCAR is the enemy... and they are... is because the people at NASCAR need to protect NASCAR.

    Curt Cavin on Trackside, May 13th 2010

  • 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

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

    Tony Stewart, May 2007

  • We are unified.

    Terry Angstadt, February 22nd 2008

  • 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

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

    Michael Andretti, February 22nd 2008

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

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • I'm tired of being nice about it. The fact is, grip created by aerodynamic downforce is our enemy... At the moment, the downforce is so great that it masks the handling and hurts the racing

    Rick Mears on what's wrong with IndyCar, Motorsport.com, October 28th 2015

  • 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

  • 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

  • Some people strap on their helmet and lose their brains.

    Graham Rahal on the carnage at Toronto, July 2011

  • 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

  • And in 7 hours off to NYC!! Can't believe. Don't want to sleep thinking I'm gonna wake up from a dream.

    Sebastian Saavedra, Indy Bump Day 2010, via Twitter

  • We're all back to square zero!

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

  • The wall came too close and too quickly.

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

  • 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

  • "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

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

    Dan Wheldon on the Indy 500

  • 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

  • I'm a moving chicane out here!

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

  • It's just great, pure racing.

    Sebastien Bourdais on IndyCar, June 2015

  • The worst thing about crashing A.J.'s car twice in two days is you still have to go to dinner with him. And he makes you buy, and then he eats your bowl of ice cream, too.

    Billy Boat

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

    James Hinchcliffe on an unnamed driver, Long Beach 2014

  • I can't believe I'm here. It's so cool!

    Mike Conway in victory lane, Long Beach 2014

  • 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

  • You don't pay me to run second.

    Dan Wheldon to Chip Ganassi, Nashville 2006

  • I'm just so f***ing disappointed!

    Kosuke Matsuura, St Pete's 2007

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

    Tom Carnegie on A.J. Foyt, 1967

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

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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

    Dan Wheldon

Standings

Results for Honda Grand Prix Of St. Petersburg

PosPlayerTeamPoints
1Anthony ADRacing170
2Brett M. WaldrepWaldrep Motorsports168
3Tim ReaganPerfect Circle Racing164
 Andrewagn727164
 Lizzy WalshScottie's Girl164
6Frederick HurleyBig Green Motorsports162
7Michael MarinelliDally Wackers159
 Chad RingAMR Racing159
 JessicaKnow Effin Kloo159
10Allen BujakWar Eagle Racing158
11Steve MenteGoggles_Paisano157
 Michael MisterkaGoCanadaRacing #33157
 Todd TelfordBorn to Blip157
14CliffAlberta149
15Scott BartonIndy500Fan148
 Melissa BarramedaBignumber4148
17Rusty GreeneOpenWheelMadness147
18Stacy FallerCheckered Flag Chick145
19MarkWeeDrams143
 Jonathan CloseLemming51 Enterprises143
21Mike ClineRahal Rules142
22Steven DaleSloNoMo140
23Joey KardelisNazspeedway138
 Adam RitchieRitchie's Racers138
25JohnRacer X137
 bob jarmulaUpsidedown137
27Daniel GorunBandwidth Bandits136
 Stevenracingesteban136
 Dan KincaidDan Kincaid136
 Nicholas GesellTheSpeedwayGay136
31Allen WedgeRide Buyers133
 JackJohnson spears133
 Brad GravesLawnbandits133
 Sheila BlaskoPeppy Pistons133
35Shayla RammelTeamRammel132
 Tony MenteI've Got a Hinch132
37Neil PThe Stickman's Racing Group131
 LeesadeeYou Got Smoked131
 KP BTeam Buckley131
 JordanKettle131
 Sean BrennanSmashers131
 Kent MuellerMueller Autosport131
43Doug S85-95 Indy Rules130
 John YIndy500orbust130
45Darrell CoxRum Runner129
46Lynn BusbyZoomin Lili128
47Ryan WibleSnapple in my Big Gulp127
48Shawn MattoxRust-eze Racing125
 Larry KellerRahal's Racerz125
 Chris WisemanHunt Wisely125
 John WilsonWombat Racing125
52Christopher MeyerRose-Hulman Racing124
 KymKymopolis124
 Dan Gusedguse500124
55Bill WolfredTeam Nabors123
 Jim CockrallOld Fart123
 Brian Johnsonidahoindy123
 Glenn LaneTeam Arizona123
 GretchenGo Simona Go123
 Rich GregorTeam Doughnuts123
61Don WalkerFlying Diamond Racing122
62Don CaldwellTravelodge Special #44121
 Tom DeHavenP1 Chase121
 Andrew WoodFast Woody121
 Dan500skipday121
66Andy MillerSquadra Speedgeek120
 DawnSmith120
 Tim JonesMidway Monster120
 Michael MasonYak Racing LLC.120
 Dave BulebushBbush Racing South120
71Kevin ByrdBuckeye Racing119
 Dave RammelDoodles Racing119
 Barry Kershaw Launch Racing119
74Adam W.Team IndyWahoo6118
75Brad KoestersPenske is a Pussy117
 RichardTeambigcat117
77Alex WaneeWahknee116
 Bill Battle Red Racing116
79Tracy PerryPerry Boiler Racing115
80Madix Johnson3M Autosport114
 Derek WaldrepOne of Thirty-Three 114
82JoeSactown Indy Fan113
 Ron StanleyDawg Fan113
 Jim MitchellIndy Power113
85Mike Hess Jr.Granite Racing112
 Susan Yatesdixonistheman112
 Chad KincaidSearching for the next Tom Sneva112
 Dan Powerthe movie Driven 112
 JamesonBad Grasshopper Racing112
 RogerPBSWM Racing112
 Swen Johnson Shoreline Drive Motorsports112
 John WTeam Stinger112
 TrixieDennit Racing112
 Ron DrewniakGot Screwed With The Front Row Challenge112
 paul millerlil helios112
96Tony AkensTeam Backmarkers111
97Jennifer CaldwellSeven Promotions110
 TonyArtamas110
 Tyler CartmellTDC Motorsports110
 Ben DenewethSweaty Gym Sock Motorsports110
 Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing110
 HitokiriTeam Gatorade Hitokiri110
103Gary Evansnrracing109
104matt cahillteam camaro108
 Cristian PertonTeam Perton108
 Tom H.Coyotes108
 Jim BlaskoLightning Blackie108
 DeniseNeed4speed108
109Kenneth PetruskyRoadCourseWarriors106
110Randy HolbrookFordGT40105
 Brandon Ballschmiede1stDirection105
112Lucas OselandFlying Goat Racing104
 Phil NationAmerican Racing104
 Jeremy KellerDraggin' Racing104
115John CunninghamPenske15103
 Mark WyldmanMarkoWild103
 JustinIRLFan9103
 Michel BrooksJPM or Bust!103
119AndrewInferno102
120Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan101
 pj hessIndy-Ana Jone5 101
 JoJacers101
 Mike DavisPole Sitters101
 Bill KnothWild Bill Express101
 TonyAWL Racing101
126Jeff LeavellScuderia Owls Nest100
 JeremyRight Rear Gone100
128Andrew MillerA.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve99
 BrianAjfan1499
 Brandon TerrellFunnyman686999
131Greg Koesters lets go racing98
 Chad EberlyBulldog Racing98
133kerry breslinnz racers (who said kiwis can't fly)97
 Josh Bedink Chairburner Racing97
 L.A. Hewitt-RubleElectricPandaBoogaloo97
 MikeAlley Cat97
137Greg IzziTeam Grizzlor94
138Candi JackmanJackman93
 Matt CallahanOilCanCallahan93
 TimTim's Brickyard Bombers93
141Drew StormsBadStorms92
 Alex WestgerdesAJ West Racing92
 Jim Mteamindy92
144william harveytrackslayer91
145MiguelEcurie GT-REPORT.com89
146John YatesBeerGoggles88
147Jim YatesWildcat87
148Cruncher C. Block IIIuH-oH! Not another champion with the last name Blasko?! No, not happening this time86
149jakelowsschampcarrules84
150Alan LosureRebel Racing82
151Mike GBoilerbird Racing79
152chuck crosbysnake pit racing77
153ChrisBrooks Bashers76
 Andrew LoviscekAndyCar Series76
 mike jacksonmj5376
156jeff stanleypink1375
157Rob LeavellSKillet Enterprises74
158Dale GleitzMallard73
 RyanEmpty Cooler73
 Mike CockrallTeam Canada73
161Shanelle M.Phish Racing72
 Chris r.Reber Racecar72
163ToddYard of Bricks69
164Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises68
 Donna Jacksongogetem68
 John LivengoodLive 'N' Good Racing68
 Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing68
168Chris RammelCrusher Racing64
 James duncanGov't Mule64
170shauna millerlil chubs62
171Vincent C GenoveseSlot Eight Racing50
172Jose Not at the table Carlos Munoz39