• I can't believe I'm here. It's so cool!

    Mike Conway in victory lane, Long Beach 2014

  • 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

  • Gentlemen, start your engines.

    Wilbur Shaw

  • Good news is we've won every race we've finished!

    James Hinchcliffe on crashing out at Long Beach, April 22nd 2013

  • I don't know him at all. Is he in his own little world?

    Kevin Lee on Jacques Villeneuve, Trackside, August 2012

  • I'd have finished my career very disappointed had I not won the Indy 500. It's an amazing feeling and an amazing event.

    Will Power on winning the 102nd Indy 500, racer.com, August 7th 2018

  • If you run around in the back with the squirrels, you're bound to get your nuts cracked.

    PJ Chesson

  • Howard and me set the first and third fastest times of the day, and we both got beaten to grid slot 33 by a kid in Methodist Hospital with a smoking wreck of a car. The magic of Indy, huh?

    Paul Tracy, Indy Bump Day 2010

  • Everyone remembers the pole winner for two weeks. Everyone remembers the race winner for life.

    Dan Wheldon on the Indy 500

  • What a day. This place is magical. It is still the 'beginning of the season' for me but everything is starting to fall into place. This is the best month of May, ever.

    Helio Castroneves after winning the Indy 500, May 2009

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

    Marty Roth, Indy Bump Day 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

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

    A Sarah Fisher malapropism, Texas 2007

  • Obviously we always see the good days, but Gil de Ferran told me if you can have a bad day and nobody notices, that's how you do a really good job - and that's how you win a championship.

    Simon Pagenaud on the 2016 season, ESPN.com, September 18th 2016

  • 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

  • It was so scary for me. I don't know what else to say. I don't know what happened but it felt like my front and rear wings were upside down.

    Marco Andretti, Kansas 2007

  • When you go home and you're slow, there's nothing you can do. But when you go home under these conditions it's kind of tough.

    Alex Tagliani, Indy 500 Bump Day 2009

  • 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

  • For a moment, all is right with the world - Danica Patrick is leading the Indianapolis 500.

    Adam Alexander, Indy 2005

  • It's the biggest race in the world. It's not supposed to be easy.

    Marcus Ericsson on The Indianapolis 500, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, May 2023

  • 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

  • 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

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

    Dan Wheldon

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

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

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • It felt way better than I ever thought it was going to feel!

    Ed Carpenter on finally winning his first race, Kansas, October 2011

  • 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

  • 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

  • Again, I was scared to death. I had zero grip, and I was lifting at the start/finish line going into one. It's embarrassing.

    Marco Andretti, Kansas 2007

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

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

  • You need to learn how to f***ing count.

    Arie Luyendyk, Texas '97

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

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

  • 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

  • I wish Beaux Barfield was officiating when I was driving - I'd have gotten a lot less penalties!

    Paul Tracy on lax penalties for avoidable contact, Long Beach 2014

  • I kind of have half an idea of what it means to win this race now. I couldn't be happier.

    Dario Franchitti on winning the 91st Indy 500

  • They're creating a much bigger problem than the one they're trying to solve. And it's mind-boggling, absolutely mind-boggling, that they don't see it and that these discussions have even made it this far.

    James Hinchcliffe on INDYCAR mandating domed skids, Motorsport.com, April 5th 2016

  • I can tell you one thing, with 50 to go, I thought we were going to go home and close our tent.

    Roger Penske, Indy 2006

  • It's a living, breathing, organism.

    Eddie Cheever on Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  • I came in not knowing what to expect. I basically fell in love with IndyCar.

    Romain Grosjean on his rookie season, Laguna Seca, September 19th 2021

  • It's always sad to be out of a race but I'm happy that I walked away; it was a nasty, nasty crash.

    Tony Kanaan at the 2009 Indianapolis 500

  • 3-horse chase. Power, Dixie and GR

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

  • A happy wife is a happy life!

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

  • You don't get too many times like that at the Indy 500 where you're out there and you have a chance to win the race right in front of everybody on the last lap.

    Sam Hornish Jr, Indy 2006

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

    Sarah Fisher, August 2006

  • Eyes on the starter...

    Tom Carnegie

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

    Tony Kanaan, Kansas 2007

  • 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

  • Gentlemen... restart your engines!

    Tom Carnegie, Indy 2004

Standings after 15 events of the 2021 Season

PosPlayerTeamTotalGap
1 Kurt St. Angelo The Yellow Shirts 2360
2 Alayna Blasko Pit Layn 2359 -1
John Bernbrock Little Al Fan 2359 -1
4 dac Boiler Up 2334 -26
5 John Racer X 2309 -51
6 Nathan Losure Who Dat Racing 2278 -82
7 KP Buck Team Buckley 2256 -104
8 Andy Bernbrock Lords of Dongtown 2215 -145
9 John Blasko Speed Master II 2207 -153
10 Cousin Graham Ruttman Racers 2194 -166
11 Cruncher Block, III Use your weight jacker🏁 2180 -180
12 Ron Drewniak Black Flag 2176 -184
13 Alan Losure Rebel Racing 2175 -185
14 Mike Williams Foytfanforever 2166 -194
15 Sheila Blasko Peppy Pistons 2159 -201
16 Dale Gleitz Mallard 2152 -208
Maryln E. MizzIndy 2152 -208
18 Bill Battle Red Racing 2142 -218
19 Melissa Barrameda Bignumber4 2119 -241
20 Rob Foxx Foxx Indy Racing Enterprises 🔥 2112 -248
21 JC LAB Blue Bayou Racing 2111 -249
22 Ryan Ellegood RAE Tennessee Racing 2105 -255
23 Isaac Rammel Let's Go Joe 2100 -260
24 Life Long Fan A C Racing 2087 -273
25 Slim Slim Pickins 2086 -274
26 Dave Rammel Doodles Racing 2085 -275
27 Drew Storms BadStorms 2078 -282
Jim Blasko Lightning Blackie 2078 -282
29 L.A. Hewitt-Ruble ClutchXCoast 2074 -286
30 Chris Rammel Crusher Racing 2061 -299
31 Tom Spangler Reynard Honda Firestone 2056 -304
32 Michael Misterka GoCanadaRacing #33 2044 -316
33 Andy Miller Squadra Speedgeek 2024 -336
34 Mike T Hoyng AJ Racing 2017 -343
35 Iowa Indy Fan Iowa Indy Fan 2015 -345
36 Larry Keller Mo Money Mo Problems 2011 -349
37 Andrew agn727 2003 -357
38 Ben Rammel Go Willy P 1996 -364
39 Sixty Years Novi Sounds 1990 -370
40 Shayla Rammel TeamRammel 1976 -384
41 William Wilson 🏁G2 RACING CAR NO#306🏁 1967 -393
42 C. Block, III backup car Adjust your roll bar🏴 1963 -397
43 Mike Cockrall Team Canada 1953 -407
44 Trixie Dennit Racing 1949 -411
45 FlatIntoOne The Mongooses 1946 -414
46 Rpsrace Rpsrace 1929 -431
47 Kym Kymopolis 1910 -450
48 OpenWheelNut Johnny Lightning Racing 1900 -460
49 Andrew YU TeamPENSKErules 1898 -462
50 Hannyyyrose Lybarger Racing 1829 -531
51 Darrell Cox Rum Runner 1826 -534
52 Steve Mente Goggles_Paisano 1815 -545
53 Leesadee You Got Smoked 1778 -582
54 Gordon Martinez 'Qvistcapade Racing 1776 -584
55 Candi Jackman Jackman 1775 -585
56 Dylan L Lybarger Racing 1772 -588
57 Race Arachnid Racing 1743 -617
58 Jordan Rinaldi Wilman Jordan Rinaldi Wilman 1740 -620
59 Adam Evarts Evarts Motorsports 1732 -628
60 LennyK Left Turn Racing 1721 -639
61 Jahiegel Jahiegel 1710 -650
62 jc led led 1627 -733
63 Manleighkow Feel the Power#12 1623 -737
64 Brian Wallace BWALL2700 1612 -748
65 Nick K Pancho's Pit Crew 1599 -761
66 Fits Team Mystery Machine 1567 -793
67 Scott Barton Indy500Fan 1539 -821
68 jim stringfellow Race Riot 1536 -824
69 Mat S. American Tuna Racing 1473 -887
70 liz walsh Scottie's girl #9 1410 -950
71 F-Type Team F-Type 1378 -982
72 Matthew Cseh Paws&Claws GP 1343 -1017
73 Mike Anaheim Motorsports 1307 -1053
74 Jim Ferguson Team Kanaan 1303 -1057
75 Oliver Janitz Debris Dispenser 1293 -1067
76 craig Stringfellow SquaredCircleracing 1248 -1112
77 Brad Koesters Michael blew his engine!! 1131 -1229
78 Matt Cahill Rick the Rocket 1116 -1244
79 BritishDude British Racing 1034 -1326
80 Gas Holes Gas Holes 1027 -1333
81 Trey Koesters Spider-Man 991 -1369
82 rudek7 Slovenia_Racing 970 -1390
83 June's Boyfriend Gezzers 963 -1397
84 Chad Koesters KYA Racing 883 -1477
85 MommaH Fast Times 823 -1537
86 Alvarez Indiana Drivers 794 -1566
87 SB Carfarts 788 -1572
88 Marks Marks 741 -1619
Chelsea Racing Divas 741 -1619
90 Angie A Wilbur Shaw’s Mustache 717 -1643
91 matt cahill team camaro 688 -1672
92 CalebDippold DippoldRacing 642 -1718
93 Craig Brumbaugh Where's the Beaver? 599 -1761
94 Barry Shield Plus Racing 564 -1796
95 L2k007 Veterans Of War 506 -1854
96 Don M Sideways 484 -1876
97 Michael Rick Mears Head 483 -1877
98 J.Griffith Team13 475 -1885
99 Mike G Boilerbird Racing 473 -1887
100 NjDeb NJDEB 441 -1919
101 Judy Lauby some beach 435 -1925
102 TheRyanExpress86 Vroomin' and Zoomin' 422 -1938
Joseph Gallagher Team Helio 422 -1938
104 Mike Alley Cat 395 -1965
105 AMA Quarter Midget Racing (QMA) 367 -1993
106 TSR TSR Racing 305 -2055
107 Andrew Wood Fast Woody 255 -2105
108 Weedie Weedies 239 -2121
109 Jim Stringfellow Race Riot 238 -2122
110 Ken Neth Balls 2 to the Wall Racing 193 -2167
111 Ron Ronnie & the Go Karts 126 -2234
112 LGH62 Indy Outlaws 99 -2261
113 Tyler_Ripp Team_Ripp 97 -2263
114 Dale Schneider Schneider Racing 56 92 -2268
115 Gas Holes Gas Holes 74 -2286