• I lifted a little, but I didn't touch the brake.

    Will Power on the art of restarting, St Pete's, March 30th 2014

  • Back then there were 50-75 cars just trying to make the field. And they were the best drivers in the world. I remember thinking; I can’t believe this. I can't believe I got a spot.

    A.J. Foyt on qualifying for his first Indianapolis 500 mile race

  • 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

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

    Franck Perera on racing ovals, Homestead 2008

  • 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

  • You don't pay me to run second.

    Dan Wheldon to Chip Ganassi, Nashville 2006

  • Andy Granatelli for as much as he put into the sport, especially at Indianapolis. I had to deal with that big kiss. I can still smell the garlic.

    Mario Andretti on Andy Granatelli after the 1969 Indianapolis 500

  • You know, bison do seem like some very American animals.

    Conor Daly on Bison, IndyCar.com March 23rd 2021

  • 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 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

  • If I ever pit with her again, I'm not racing for this team anymore - ever!

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2007

  • I am a connoisseur of information!

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

  • I know a lot of people say that Iowa is in the middle of nowhere, but you know what, we get such a great crowd and they're so enthusiastic. As a driver you could put me in paradise, but if there's nobody in the grandstands then it's not good racing.

    Dan Wheldon on Iowa Speedway, June 2009

  • 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

  • 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

  • I'm just so f***ing disappointed!

    Kosuke Matsuura, St Pete's 2007

  • 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

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

    Marty Roth, Indy Bump Day 2007

  • 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

  • From now on, Scheckter, when used as a verb, means, "To steal one's wireless internet access."

    Tony Kanaan's blog, May 2007

  • 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

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

    Michael Andretti, February 22nd 2008

  • 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

  • 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

  • A happy wife is a happy life!

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

  • Everyone thinks that running in dirty air causes the front end to wash out, but actually it affects the whole car and you just can't follow someone close in fast or medium-speed corners since the aerokits came in.

    Will Power on aerokits, Motorsport.com, May 4th 2016

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

    Tom Carnegie

  • When you tug at a guy in the pit lane, I think that is taking advantage of your gender, because it puts me in an awkward position.

    Dan Wheldon on Danica Patrick, June 2007

  • 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's just great, pure racing.

    Sebastien Bourdais on IndyCar, June 2015

  • 3-horse chase. Power, Dixie and GR

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

  • 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

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

    A Sarah Fisher malapropism, Texas 2007

  • That's a good way to lose a championship.

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2007

  • I just kept focused, focused, focused, all day long, getting every corner perfect.

    Helio Castroneves, St Pete's 2007

  • Fernando Alonso on the difference between an IndyCar and an F1 car, May 3rd 2017

  • ...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

  • 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

  • Gentlemen... restart your engines!

    Tom Carnegie, Indy 2004

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

    Graham Rahal on the carnage at Toronto, July 2011

  • 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.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Why do you think there are so many skid marks? It's not because it's a lovely corner.

    John Andretti, Indy 2010

  • Well, the elephant in the room is the aero kits.

    Marco Andretti on why the Honda teams were struggling, Barber, April 27th 2015

  • The minute he got in front of me, he slowed down half-a-second a lap because he knows I'm fighting him for the championship and he was out of the race. It's probably the most unsportsmanlike thing I've ever seen on the racetrack, apart from shunting someone into a wall.

    Wade Cunningham on Sebastien Saavedra, Iowa 2009

  • Time to go to the back row party!

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

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

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

  • 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

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1JohnRacer X176
2Nathan LosureWho Dat Racing171
3MichaelRick Mears Head170
4Derek WaldrepOne of Thirty-Three 164
5JC LABBlue Bayou Racing 159
 Alan LosureRebel Racing159
 Sheila BlaskoPeppy Pistons159
 Jay BreslawskiMonarch LT Racing159
 Tom DeHavenP1 Chase159
 FaridChallenger 1970159
11Allen BujakWar Eagle Racing158
12Nickorganic Newgarden156
13Joseph GallagherTeam Helio154
14Cruncher C. Block III Remembering Mike Froehlich 2000 Long Beach GP153
 Bill KnothThe unblinking eye153
 Jim BlaskoLightning Blackie153
17Dale GleitzMallard152
 jeffh2oski152
19Lloyd FrazierFrazier 7up Racing151
 KymKymopolis151
21Tyler Woodwoody17x winners150
22Ron DrewniakBlack Flag147
 Maryln E.MizzIndy147
24Guy GutenbergLuther Racing145
25craig stringfellowJimmyHollywood144
26John CunninghamPenske15143
 Rob FoxxFoxx Indy Racing Enterprises143
 Adam EvartsEvarts Motorsports143
29MikeAlley Cat142
 John LivengoodLive 'N' Good Racing142
 Andrew WoodFast Woody142
 Andy MillerSquadra Speedgeek142
33Barry Shield Plus Racing140
34Joey NewgardenRacer OT137
 ChelseaRacing Divas137
 Bill Battle Red Racing137
37William WilsonG2 RACING CAR NO#306136
38JGrinerLionheartNeverForget135
 Gary Evansnrracing135
 KP BuckTeam Buckley135
41Bryan BeUgly American Racing134
42Brett M. WaldrepWaldrep Motorsports132
 Lizzy WalshScottie's Girl132
44John BlaskoSpeed Master II131
 Andrewagn727131
46Brandon Ballschmiede1stDirection130
 Michael MasonYak Racing LLC.130
48Parker Allen Digitized racers128
 JessicaKnow Effin Kloo128
50Ben SmithFacta Nonverba Racing125
 alexab108125
 Michael MisterkaGoCanadaRacing #33125
53Dave BulebushBbush Racing South124
 Dave RammelDoodles Racing124
55Kurt St. AngeloThe Yellow Shirts123
56Chad EberlyBulldog Racing122
57craig vereeckecraigo147121
58Vincent C GenoveseSlot 8 Racing120
 Dave HallBlue Streek Racing120
 Gordon MartinezA French Jimmie w/ Kiwi Chaser120
 Donna Jacksongogetem120
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63David Daniels Daniels Motorsports 119
 Patrick MooreBrundle 119
65John BernbrockLittle Al Fan118
 Drew StormsBadStorms118
67Ryan LangCT Indy Racing117
68Jeremy Grinerjcoleg116
69Scott BartonIndy500Fan115
 LisabethLEB racing115
71Ryan CoxCoach Cox114
72Chad KincaidSearching for the next Tom Sneva112
73Pat WottonIndyCarlin110
 Mike ClineRahal Rules110
75StephanieWindy City Quackers109
 Mike MurphyMurphysLawl109
 Ken NethBalls 2 to the Wall Racing109
 L.A. Hewitt-RubleClutchXCoast109
79Steve MenteGoggles_Paisano108
 Ben DenewethSweaty Face Covering Motorsports108
 Larry KellerRahal's Racerz108
82LeesadeeYou Got Smoked107
83Dave NiesmanHigh Speed Money Pit104
84jim stringfellowRace Riot103
 Kurt St. AngeloThe Legacy Yellow Shirts103
86Glenn GutenbergRacdude Racers102
87John GangwerPenske Power '17100
88Neil PThe Stickman's Racing Group95
 Jonathan CloseLemming51 Enterprises95
90Mike CockrallTeam Canada94
 Melissa BarramedaBignumber494
92TrixieDennit Racing93
93Kevin KreighIndy_K92
94JoeSactown Indy Fan91
95Jim CockrallOld Fart89
96Mark WyldmanMarkoWild86
 George BoothLVGEO86
98Jim FergusonTeam Kanaan83
99Darrell CoxRum Runner79