1. Helio Castroneves Dances and Climbs to Third Indianapolis 500 Win

    Helio Castroneves completed an emotional and triumphant month by winning his third Indianapolis 500 race on Sunday. Castroneves led 66 laps, including the final 59, to become the ninth driver to win three Indianapolis 500 races...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about 5 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  2. 2009 Indianapolis 500 Driver Facts

    Indianapolis 500 Driver Facts Former winners in the race (4): Helio Castroneves (2001, 2002), Dan Wheldon (2005), Dario Franchitti (2007), Scott Dixon (2008)...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about 5 years ago 947 reads 2 comments

  3. Field Set for the 93rd Running of the Indianapolis 500

    In one of the more memorable and thrilling final qualifying days in recent memory, the field of 33 is filled for the 93rd running of the Indianapolis 500...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about 5 years ago 144 reads 8 comments

  4. Castroneves Nabs Third Indy 500 Pole as Penske Team Dominates Again

    The year isn't even half-over but there's already been enough excitement to fill a couple of years for Helio Castroneves...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about 5 years ago 94 reads 0 comments

  5. Richard Petty Tries to Add the Borg-Warner Trophy to His Collection

    The "King" is in Indianapolis. Richard Petty, the man synonymous with NASCAR racing, is at the Indianapolis 500 for the first time as a car owner...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about 5 years ago 208 reads 2 comments

  6. Who Will Win the Indianapolis 500 Pole?

    I'm not going to make any predictions. That's because I'm usually wrong and in trying to pick a pole-winner since 1978 (when I was a smart-alec kid in high school), I've only got about three or four right...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about 5 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  7. The Biggest Lie in Sports: Does NASCAR Have the Greatest Drivers?

    Already, the hype has begun and so have the lies. Once again, America has bought into it.Next week, some 40-something "suped-up" family cars will take to "hot rodding" around in circles at the world-famous Daytona International Speedway...

    Ken Severson Written by Ken Severson about over 5 years ago 157 reads 5 comments