• 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

  • We won a 500-mile race - not the right one, but we won a 500-miler...

    Will Power on the 2016 season, ESPN.com, September 18th 2016

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

    Eric Bachelart, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • 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

  • 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

  • I WILL win at Kentucky.

    Will Power, Chicago 2010

  • 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.

  • 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

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

    Chip Ganassi

  • I think Briscoe and I had a pretty good race going on, but we got what we got.

    Scott Dixon on losing the race and the championship, Homestead 2009

  • 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

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

    Michael Andretti, February 22nd 2008

  • 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

  • With photos, sometimes people get old. Not me, but some people do.

    Helio Castroneves, June 2009

  • I drove the best race of my whole career!

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

  • 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

  • We are unified.

    Terry Angstadt, February 22nd 2008

  • 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

  • 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

  • I remember the first year I raced here, I took pictures of the entrance. I was taking pictures. I hoped one day to race here in May.

    Fernando Alonso on Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 3rd 2017

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

    Sarah Fisher, August 2006

  • Heeeeeee's on it!

    Tom Carnegie

  • We'd love to see Buddy Rice in a car and in the Indy 500, but as best we can tell, no driver has ever qualified for the Indy 500 from their couch.

    TrackSideOnline, May 2009

  • I'm a moving chicane out here!

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

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

    Dan Wheldon

  • Do you still remember how to celebrate these things?!

    Tim Cindric on the radio to Will Power, Detroit, 5th June 2016

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

    Dan Wheldon on Danica Patrick, Milwaukee 2007

  • Since last fall I've been wondering what in the hell it's going to feel like, and now I know.

    Danica Patrick on driving an IndyCar after 7 years away, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 1st 2018

  • I'm 19 years old, I drive Indy cars... I'm happy.

    Marco Andretti, July 2006

  • 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

  • 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

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

    Roger Yasukawa, Indy 2007

  • 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 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

  • It's going to be a close finish. I have the bigger nose, I guess I have a good chance.

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2005

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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

    Jean Alesi, Bump Day, Indy 2012

  • 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

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

    Tom Carnegie on A.J. Foyt, 1967

  • 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 was a very good test in terms of outright speed, but I did destroy a car the first day.

    Dan Wheldon, Homestead test 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

  • It's like a reunion to come back here every May. I've never retired. I always say, "I'm not done yet."

    Parnelli Jones, Indy 2007

  • 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

  • Hope you're all snug in your beds, while Indycars dance in your head...

    Simon Pagenaud on insomnia, Twitter, 4:31 AM, July 23rd 2019

  • Let's wait and watch.

    Tom Carnegie

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

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

Standings

Results for Grand Prix of Houston

PosPlayerTeamPoints
1Cruncher C. Block III πŸ—ΏπŸ†1981 Interscope Spcl. #25🏎348
 Michael MisterkaGoCanadaRacing #33348
 Jim CockrallOld Fart348
 Steve MenteGoggles_Paisano348
 Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing348
 WalentyDemoManWalenty#14348
7JamesonBad Grasshopper Racing319
8Andy MillerSquadra Speedgeek318
9Ben DenewethSweaty Face Covering Motorsports313
10Matt CallahanOilCanCallahan311
 Derek WaldrepOne of Thirty-Three 311
12Andrewagn727307
 Scott BartonIndy500Fan307
 JeremyRight Rear Gone307
 Mark WyldmanMarkoWild307
 kerry breslinnz racers (who said kiwis can't fly)307
 Michel BrooksJPM or Bust!307
18Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises306
 KymKymopolis306
20Doug S85-95 Indy Rules305
 Brett M. WaldrepWaldrep Motorsports305
22Don WalkerFlying Diamond Racing304
23Ron StanleyDawg Fan295
24Jim BlaskoLightning Blackie291
 Josh Bedink Chairburner Racing291
26Gary Evansnrracing289
27TonyAWL Racing287
 John WilsonWombat Racing287
29Mike GBoilerbird Racing283
30JohnRacer X281
31John LivengoodLive 'N' Good Racing280
32Larry KellerRahal's Racerz279
 Joseph GallagherTeam Helio279
34L.A. Hewitt-RubleClutchXCoast278
 Tom H.Coyotes278
36Dale GleitzMallard277
 Madix Johnson3M Autosport277
 Allen WedgeRide Buyers277
 JessicaKnow Effin Kloo277
40Dan Gusedguse500275
 DeniseNeed4speed275
42JoeSactown Indy Fan274
 Tom DeHavenP1 Chase274
44Mike CockrallTeam Canada273
 Melissa BarramedaBignumber4273
46jeffh2oski270
 Nick KCarters Starters270
 John YIndy500orbust270
 jakelowsschampcarrules270
 Christopher MeyerRose-Hulman Racing270
 Darrell CoxRum Runner270
52Alan LosureRebel Racing269
53TrixieDennit Racing267
54TimTim's Brickyard Bombers266
 Bill Battle Red Racing266
 Joey NewgardenRacer OT266
 Chad RingAMR Racing266
 Dave RammelDoodles Racing266
59Andrew MillerA.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve265
60Randy HolbrookFordGT40263
 Tim JonesMidway Monster263
62Jim YatesWildcat261
 Don CaldwellTravelodge Special #44261
 Mike Hess Jr.Granite Racing261
65Andrew WoodFast Woody259
66Sheila BlaskoPeppy Pistons255
67Ryan WibleSnapple in my Big Gulp254
68Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan245
 Shayla RammelTeamRammel245
 AndrewInferno245
 Jennifer CaldwellSeven Promotions245
72Tyler CartmellTDC Motorsports244
 Barry Kershaw Launch Racing244
74MiguelEcurie GT-REPORT.com242
75Greg IzziTeam Grizzlor240
76Lizzy WalshScottie's Girl239
77william harveytrackslayer237
 Stevenracingesteban237
 Phil NationAmerican Racing237
80jeff stanleypink13236
81Daniel GorunBandwidth Bandits235
82Vincent C GenoveseSlot Eight Racing233
 CliffAlberta233
84Rich GregorTeam Doughnuts232
85Mike ClineRahal Rules230
86Neil PThe Stickman's Racing Group229
87Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing228
 RyanEmpty Cooler228
89Glenn LaneTeam Arizona227
90Jim MitchellIndy Power226
91Ken NethTeam Neth224
92Anthony ADRacing223
93Ron DrewniakBlack Flag222
94KP BTeam Buckley221
95Paul PalmieriIndyCar Serious213
96Tony AkensTeam Backmarkers208
97Candi JackmanJackman206
98Drew StormsBadStorms205
99Shawn MattoxRust-eze Racing199
 Brian Johnsonidahoindy199
101Greg Koesters lets go racing197
102mike jacksonmj53196
103LeesadeeYou Got Smoked194
104DawnSmith193
105Jeff MallueChairburner Racing189
106Donna Jacksongogetem181
107Chris JockishOpen Wheeler180
108Jim Mteamindy176
109Andrew LoviscekAndyCar Series174
110Chad KincaidSearching for the next Tom Sneva170
111Chris WisemanHunt Wisely138
112JoJacers129
113ChrisBrooks Bashers113
114MikeAlley Cat87
115Kent MuellerMueller Autosport76