• He's grounded.

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

  • 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.

  • Let's wait and watch.

    Tom Carnegie

  • The Indianapolis 500 is about the fastest 33 Indy car drivers going for one prize. If they happen to come from America, that's great.

    Tony Stewart, May 2007

  • 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

  • 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

  • I arrived in Turn 1 and I was convinced that I was doing flat out, but the foot was not flat - it had its own life, it was not connected to my brain at that moment.

    Fernando Alonso on Turn 1 commitment at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 3rd 2017

  • I bet you'd love to drive one, you just wouldn't want to crash one!

    Charlie Kimball to Dale Jr. via Twitter, Pocono, August 23rd 2015

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

    Tony Stewart, May 2007

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

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

  • I am a connoisseur of information!

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

  • The only reason I'm wearin' it is so I didn't leave it in no hotel nowhere!

    A.J. Foyt on his Indy 500 winner's ring, Detroit, June 3rd 2016

  • Then again my favorite films of all time are Fast and the Furious 1 through 8 or however many of them there are.

    Conor Daly on underglow. Via Twitter, July 16th 2020

  • 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

  • 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

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

    Chip Ganassi

  • 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

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

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

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

    Tony Kanaan, Motegi 2007

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

    Dan Wheldon

  • 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

  • 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

  • The race that made the IRL famous!

    Eddie Gossage on the Bombardier Lear Jet 500, May 2009

  • 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 can hardly believe it. Who would have thought it?!

    Dario Franchitti on winning the 91st Indy 500

  • She probably does not know what that is, so I can say I'm going to Las Vegas to play poker and she'll think it's something like that!

    Fernando Alonso on what his mother would think about the Indy 500, motor.as.com, April 20th 2016

  • 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

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

    Mario Andretti

  • Having raced all over the planet, I would say that IndyCar is the toughest beast yet to master for me.

    Felix Rosenqvist, Motorsports.com, September 17th 2019

  • 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

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

    AJ Foyt, Chicagoland 2004

  • "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

  • Time to go to the back row party!

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • Not bad for a part timer ;o)

    Graham Rahal on finishing 5th at Toronto, via Twitter, July 2010

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

    Simon Pagenaud, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2018

  • This place isn't easy. It's not supposed to be easy. This place starts the 33 fastest, best-prepared cars. Obviously, I missed.

    Paul Diatlovitch, Indy Bump Day 2007

  • 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

  • I think this is something that will really change the complexion of the sport for a long time to come, so this is big

    Jay Frye on the Aeroscreen, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, October 2nd 2019

  • 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

  • Good morning from the start/finish line at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

    Tom Carnegie

  • We'll see how it unfolds, and we're going to have to give each other respect and the space on the track.

    Danica Patrick on Dan Wheldon, June 2007

  • I didn't leave. I was terminated.

    Sebastien Bourdais on the flip side of the Coyne, NBCSports.com, November 22nd 2019

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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

    Tony Kanaan, May 2007

  • 3-horse chase. Power, Dixie and GR

    Curt Cavin with a new twist on an old saying, GP of Baltimore 2013

  • 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

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

    Helio Castroneves

  • The day started when I walked into Gasoline Alley and saw the grandstands. It was my first time here on race day and it was quite unbelievable.

    Alex Tagliani on the 2009 Indianapolis 500

Standings after 7 events of the 2020 Season

1 Jim Blasko Lightning Blackie 1789
2 William Wilson G2 RACING CAR NO#306 1777
3 Ron Drewniak Black Flag 1765
4 Sheila Blasko Peppy Pistons 1709
5 Dylan L Lybarger Racing 1706
6 Cruncher C. Block III 🏆 1981 Interscope Spcl. #25🏎 1702
7 dac Boiler Up 1693
8 Cousin Graham Ruttman Racers 1684
9 Gary Evans nrracing 1673
10 John Livengood Live 'N' Good Racing 1669
11 John Bernbrock Little Al Fan 1663
12 Kym Kymopolis 1655
13 Rob Foxx Foxx Indy Racing Enterprises 1654
14 FCurci FC Racing 1647
15 June's Boyfriend Gezzers 1642
16 KP B Team Buckley 1638
17 Trixie Dennit Racing 1635
18 OpenWheelNut Johnny Lightning Racing 1625
19 Mike Cockrall Team Canada 1624
20 John Racer X 1622
Rod Ramblin 1622
22 Mike G Boilerbird Racing 1620
JC LAB Blue Bayou Racing 1620
24 Maryln E. MissIndy 1615
25 Alayna B. Pit Layn 1609
26 Barry Kershaw Launch Racing 1608
27 Slim Slim Pickins 1601
28 F-Type Team F-Type 1599
29 Hannyyyrose Lybarger Racing 1597
30 Darrell Cox Rum Runner 1596
31 Mike Williams Foytfanforever 1595
32 rudek7 Slovenia_Racing 1591
Mike Alley Cat 1591
34 Kurt St. Angelo The Yellow Shirts 1583
35 Leesadee You Got Smoked 1580
36 Judy Lauby some beach 1575
John Blasko Speed Master II 1575
38 Dale Gleitz Mallard 1571
TSR TSR Racing 1571
40 Bill Battle Red Racing 1566
41 Craig Brumbaugh Where's the Beaver? 1561
42 Alan Losure Rebel Racing 1560
43 Jordan Wilman Jordan Wilman 1558
44 Chelsea Race Girl 1551
45 Mathew Steinfels Dirtbags 1535
46 jim stringfellow Race Riot 1531
47 Melissa Barrameda Bignumber4 1528
48 BritishDude British Racing 1525
49 Jonathan Close Lemming51 Enterprises 1519
50 Jim Ferguson Team Kanaan 1518
51 Weedie Weedies 1514
52 Iowa Indy Fan Iowa Indy Fan 1507
53 Race Arachnid Racing 1500
54 Drew Storms BadStorms 1498
55 Andy Miller Squadra Speedgeek 1493
56 Nathan Losure Who Dat Racing 1491
Marks Marks 1491
58 Michael Rick Mears Head 1487
59 L.A. Hewitt-Ruble ClutchXCoast 1479
60 Manleighkow Feel the Power#12 1462
61 Andrew Wood Fast Woody 1461
62 Gordon Martinez Patos Caddie 1453
Life Long Fan A C Racing 1453
64 Rpsrace Rpsrace 1446
65 Scott Barton Indy500Fan 1442
66 Fits Team Mystery Machine 1438
67 Larry Keller Rahal's Racerz 1437
68 Sixty Years Novi Sounds 1428
69 J.Griffith Team13 1420
70 Adam Evarts Evarts Motorsports 1416
MommaH Fast Times 1416
72 Jim Billard Ancient Oaks Racing 1415
73 BWALL2700 BWALL2700 1411
74 Donna Jackson gogetem 1407
75 Andy Bernbrock Lords of Dongtown 1397
76 Joey Newgarden Racer OT 1356
77 Candi Jackman Jackman 1342
78 Brad allen Barney Oldfield’s Cigar 1339
79 JGC1965 The Sliders 1325
80 Steve Mente Goggles_Paisano 1290
81 Andrew Miller A.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve 1274
82 Brandon Centurion Racing 1257
83 craig Stringfellow SquaredCircleracing 1251
84 Will Brake Dancers 1229
85 NjDeb NJDEB 1211
86 Tom Spangler Paul Tracy won in 2002 1201
87 Sh Sh Sh Shattered Shadoobie 1182
88 jeff nieser wallslammer 1175
89 Andrew agn727 1173
90 Angie A Wilbur Shaw’s Mustache 1172
91 Town Monument Blob Return of the Crotch 🐵 Monkey 🏎 1167
92 Donatelli7 Andretti’s Army 1154
93 Dave Rammel Doodles Racing 1108
94 Ryan Ellegood RAE Tennessee Racing 1098
95 Shayla Rammel TeamRammel 1075
96 Ben Smith Facta Nonverba Racing 1070
97 Mat S. American Tuna Motorsports 1046
98 Ken Neth Team Neth 1041
99 Indy Goddess Bernice the Beast 1019
100 Chris Rammel Crusher Racing 1007
101 Don M Sideways 1005
102 Ben Deneweth Sweaty Face Covering Motorsports 1002
103 LGH62 Indy Outlaws 978
104 Leslie Helio Fan #4 for #3 939
105 Michael Misterka GoCanadaRacing #33 935
106 CaptainSlow8 CaptainSlowRacing8 903
107 Joseph Gallagher Team Helio 883
108 Rod Strayer Hoosier Racing Team 799
109 Jsim1982 Brawndo 794
110 John Cunningham Penske15 776
111 Tom Taylor Taylor Racing Team 737
donnieD pedaldown 737
113 Robert Team Hinch 590
114 Matt Callahan OilCanCallahan 543
115 Scott Cameron The Robot 524
116 Matt Prothro ProKnowsIndycar 435
117 AMA AMA 402
118 WickensFan26 Macadoo 397
119 Bill Knoth The unblinking eye 345
120 Dave Niesman High Speed Money Pit 334
121 Lloyd Frazier Frazier 7up Racing 321
122 jeff h2oski 282
123 Stephanie Windy City Quackers 271
124 Matthew Cseh Paws&Claws GP 250
125 Hendrixis6od The slowest 215
126 Ian Emms EMMSport 213
127 liz walsh Scottie's girl #9 208
128 Bryan Burdick Super 15 200
129 Mike Mosley tribute 1981 Pepsi Challenger Eagle #48 186
130 L2k007 Veterans Of War 184
131 BrianT Brian's indy 161
132 GHM Graham Hill’s Mustache 146
133 FreddyBoy Fred Fast 145
134 Dave Bulebush Bbush Racing South 141
Brandon Ballschmiede 1stDirection 141
136 Kaden McClurg newgarden is daddy 136
137 Jeremy Griner jcoleg 133
138 Skidrow Racing Skidrow Racing 132
139 Lizzy Walsh Scottie's Girl 123
140 RCMAN Team Old Guy 120
141 Viet Vet NJracing 117
142 Ryan3228 Team Yolanda 95
143 Brett M. Waldrep Waldrep Motorsports 94
144 Nathan Johnson AllStar AutoSport 0
dsturd Third Turn Brewer 0
TAWheels Wheels 0
t.s. t.s. 0
John Gangwer Penske Power '17 0