• Not bad for a part timer ;o)

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

  • 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

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

    James Hinchcliffe on an unnamed driver, Long Beach 2014

  • I've got the Grandfathers Club with Helio and Juan, right?!

    Roger Penske on his older two drivers, motorsport.com, March 22nd 2016

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

    Franck Perera on racing ovals, Homestead 2008

  • 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

  • Now they've got competition and they are not talking about winning. I feel like they want to sit around and hold hands and sing. I want to win.

    Chip Ganassi on Honda, St Petersberg, March 23rd 2013

  • Some of the drivers who don't want to do the Indy 500, they just have small balls. I think that's the only explanation.

    Mikhail Aleshin on drivers who are too scared to run the Indy 500, May 16th 2017

  • 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

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

    John Andretti, Indy 2010

  • I am stupid.

    Zach Veach on Zach Veach after an off track excursion, IMS, July 4th 2020

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

    Michael Andretti, February 22nd 2008

  • I'm 38. I'm a legit 38. I don't know how old you are, but I'm legit 38. March 3 1981.

    Ed Carpenter to Tony Kanaan on the suggestion that he was over 40, Gateway, August 24th 2019

  • 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

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

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2007

  • Second place is nothing.

    Marco Andretti, Indy 2006

  • Off to heat yoga with @PitFitTraining. Gonna be sweating like a rapist.

    Tomas Scheckter showing his class on Twitter, April 6th 2011

  • 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

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

    Marty Roth, Indy Bump Day 2007

  • A happy wife is a happy life!

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

  • I was just hanging back there waiting for someone to make a mistake and it turned out to be me!

    Colton Herta on the final restart, Road America, June 12th 2022

  • There is nothing like winning the Indianapolis 500 and fortunately I was able to do so.

    Eddie Cheever Jr.

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

    Helio Castroneves, St Pete's 2007

  • You know, if you're going to have an example of how not to go about things, this is 100 percent how you would do it.

    Scott Dixon on Alex Palou's contract dispute, Toronto, July 15th 2022

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

    Ryan Hunter Reay, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

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

    Helio Castroneves, June 2009

  • My mom hasn't played much of a role in my racing career. In fact, I think she still wants me to join the Coast Guard. But I still love her.

    PJ Chesson on Mothers Day

  • 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

  • This is and always will be the greatest spectacle in racing. This is the Indianapolis 500.

    Leigh Diffey, as the green flag waved at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 29th 2022

  • This is a great decision by IndyCar. Plus it gives me another month to get ready.

    Jimmie Johnson on the 2021 season opener being delayed, via Twitter, January 6th 2021

  • You won't believe it!

    Tom Carnegie

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

    Sarah Fisher, August 2006

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

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

  • I am a connoisseur of information!

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

  • I think Danica's pretty aggressive in our cars. I mean, you know especially if you catch her at the right time of the month, she might be trading plenty of paint out there!

    Ed Carpenter, July 2006

  • 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

  • Racing IndyCars at Richmond is like flying fighter jets in a gymnasium.

    Eddie Cheever Jr.

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

    Simon Pagenaud, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 15th 2018

  • 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 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

  • We are unified.

    Terry Angstadt, February 22nd 2008

  • It's a great feeling. I wouldn't trade it for anything else.

    Sam Hornish Jr. on winning the 90th Indy 500

  • I've seen this place be absolutely great to me, and I've seen it wrench my heart from my body.

    Dan Wheldon on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

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

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2005

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

    Tony Kanaan's blog, May 2007

  • You've only seen me smile here.

    Romain Grosjean on being in IndyCar, after the GMR Grand Prix, IMS, May 15th 2021

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

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2007

  • 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

Standings after 4 events of the 2024 Season

PosPlayerTeamTotalGap
1 Slim Slim Pickins 576
2 John Bernbrock Little Al Fan 566 -10
3 Leesadee You Got Smoked 563 -13
4 Rob Foxx Foxx Indy Racing Enterprises 🔥 556 -20
5 Sixty Years Novi Sounds 552 -24
6 Judy Lauby some beach 551 -25
7 Kurt St. Angelo The Yellow Shirts 550 -26
8 Andy Miller Squadra Speedgeek 544 -32
9 Joseph Gallagher Team Helio 538 -38
10 Andy Bernbrock Lords of Dongtown 532 -44
11 Camknasty69 These Cars Could Be Lauda 528 -48
12 Cousin Graham Ruttman Racers 525 -51
13 Mike Williams Foytfanforever 522 -54
Dale Gleitz Mallard 522 -54
15 William Wilson 🏁G2 RACING CAR NO#306🏁 521 -55
16 F-Type Team F-Type 520 -56
17 Steve Mente Goggles_Paisano 519 -57
18 Ron Drewniak Black Flag 515 -61
Team Gibson BMW Rules!!!! 515 -61
20 Alan Losure Rebel Racing 511 -65
Jay Breslawski Monarch LT Racing 511 -65
22 Gary Evans nrracing 508 -68
23 Life Long Fan A C Racing 502 -74
24 Jim Blasko Lightning Blackie 499 -77
Mike Cockrall Team Canada 499 -77
26 Michael Rick Mears Head 498 -78
27 Maryln E. MizzIndy 497 -79
28 Andrew YU TeamPENSKErules 496 -80
29 kerry breslin nz racers (who said kiwis can't fly) 494 -82
30 Hannyyyrose Lybarger Racing 488 -88
31 Gary Hewitt GHMOTORSPORT 487 -89
L.A. Hewitt-Ruble ClutchXCoast 487 -89
33 Gordon Martinez 'Qvistcapade Racing 486 -90
34 Ryan Ellegood RAE Tennessee Racing 481 -95
35 Melissa Barrameda Bignumber4 473 -103
OpenWheelNut Johnny Lightning Racing 473 -103
37 Mike G Boilerbird Racing 471 -105
Race Arachnid Racing 471 -105
Cruncher Block, III Thee Sugaripe Prune spcl.🏁 471 -105
40 Brian Wallace BWALL2700 466 -110
41 Larry Keller Mo Money Mo Problems 464 -112
42 dac Boiler Up 462 -114
43 Tom Spangler Reynard Honda Firestone 460 -116
44 Nathan Losure Who Dat Racing 459 -117
Jordan Rinaldi Wilman Jordan Rinaldi Wilman 459 -117
46 Alayna Blasko Pit Layn 457 -119
C. Block, III backup car Interscope Racing 457 -119
48 Lethal Leigh Feel the Power#12 454 -122
49 Sheila Blasko Peppy Pistons 449 -127
50 craig Stringfellow SquaredCircleracing 447 -129
51 Bill Battle Red Racing 445 -131
52 Scott Barton Indy500Fan 444 -132
Tom Earle IndyHP 444 -132
54 Trixie Dennit Racing 439 -137
55 Fits Team Mystery Machine 429 -147
56 John Blasko Speed Master II 423 -153
57 Nate Rodgers Tracy Chapman 420 -156
BritishDude British Racing 420 -156
Michael Misterka GoCanadaRacing #33 420 -156
60 June's Boyfriend Gezzers 419 -157
61 shamrock5280 Graham Tracker 400 -176
62 Andrew agn727 390 -186
63 John Racer X 384 -192
64 Adam Evarts Evarts Motorsports 383 -193
65 Patrick Cartwright 382 -194
66 JoNew3 Gen3 Solution 381 -195
67 Andrew Wood Fast Woody 378 -198
68 FlatIntoOne The Mongooses 377 -199
69 Samantha Utley Racing Cyclone 374 -202
70 R377 Wolverines 370 -206
71 Andrew Shields Shields419 368 -208
72 Ben Smith Facta Nonverba Racing 366 -210
73 ZenMaster CART Forever 365 -211
74 Jahiegel Jahiegel 364 -212
75 Jonathan Close Lemming51 Enterprises 345 -231
76 liz walsh Scottie's girl #9 330 -246
77 J.Griffith Team13 329 -247
78 jim stringfellow Race Riot 327 -249
79 Leslie Go Helio! 318 -258
80 Iowa Indy Fan Iowa Indy Fan 293 -283
81 Matt Callahan OilCanCallahan 286 -290
82 FCurci FC Racing 285 -291
Rod Strayer Hoosier Racing Team 285 -291
84 MommaH Fast Times 279 -297
85 Laura Beth Waldrep Waldrep Motorsports 274 -302
Staceyk80 Team Awesome 274 -302
87 Andrew Miller A.J. Foyt's PopOff Valve 273 -303
88 Todd Back Home Again 268 -308
89 AMA Quarter Midget Racing (QMA) 254 -322
90 Islandbear Team Dragon 248 -328
91 Sh Sh Sh Shattered Shadoobie 237 -339
92 Greg from NJ Grizzlor 232 -344
93 donnieD pedaldown 223 -353
94 Candi Jackman Jackman 213 -363
95 Jim Ferguson Team Kanaan 201 -375
96 The Apster Gallup Gunner 200 -376
97 Od1n Vikiings 199 -377
98 Ben Deneweth Geedis Motorsports 188 -388
99 Todd Green Snakes & Arrows Racing 173 -403
Mike Alley Cat 173 -403
101 Kym Kymopolis 137 -439
102 Darrell C Brink Brewing 134 -442
103 Wingnwheel24 Wingnwheel24 128 -448
104 Jackson Lambros Trinity Motorpsort 125 -451
105 Patrick Engledow Patrick Engledow 118 -458
106 Dylan Lybarger Lybarger Racing 117 -459
107 Carl Raf Raf Racing 113 -463
Chris Rammel Crusher Racing 113 -463
109 Drew Storms BadStorms 112 -464
slisk250 Tempe Tornados 112 -464
111 Will Engledow Engledow elite 109 -467
112 Brandon Ballschmiede 1stDirection 100 -476
113 Jim Stringfellow Race Riot 99 -477
114 NoGasAllBrakes IndyCars R Us 97 -479
115 Jakoobski123 The koobsters 88 -488
116 TC Fast but Last 82 -494
117 Tom Reeves Any1ButDixon 71 -505