| Feb 21, 2011
| 1:12 PM
Fans hoping for an earlier start for the 100th anniversary of open wheel's biggest race got about half of what they might have wanted.
Monday afternoon the Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced that their signature race, the Indianapolis 500 would...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:33 AM
There's a lot to see and do this weekend at the Spring Home Show Better Living Expo at the Salem Civic Center.
The 41st annual event begins Friday and runs through Sunday.
The show is "All About the Home" with...
| May 31, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The awards banquet for the 2011 Indianapolis 500 was held at the J.W. Marriott in Downtown Indianapolis Monday night. Driver Dan Wheldon collected his first-place win, earning more than $2.5 million from an overall purse of $13,509,485 for his victory...
| May 27, 2011
INDIANAPOLIS — Vehemently and overwhelmingly, drivers who will compete Sunday in the 100th anniversary Indianapolis 500 predicted the race could turn into chaos because of two-abreast restarts.
None was more vocal than pole-sitter Alex Tagliani....
| May 27, 2011
| 8:21 PM
For today, he'd not be an active participant. In fact he stayed comfortably behind the black rope that cordened off this particular pit area.
Ken Hamilton was perfectly content watching the Carb Day action at the Indianapoils Motor Speedway from slightly...
| May 22, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Fate has often worked against Michael Andretti and his family-and their hasn't been much return.
Accidents, engine failures, last 100 yard passes, its all apart of the successful racing family's sometimes haunted history at the famed oval.
Sunday was an...
| May 20, 2011
| 5:24 PM
1. 34 Sebastian Saavedra
2. 83 Charlie Kimball (R)
3. 98 Dan Wheldon (W)
4. 77 Alex Tagliani
5. 5T Takuma Sato
6. 18 James Jakes (R)
7. 30 Bertrand Baguette
8. 57 TBA
9. 06 James Hinchcliffe (R)
10. 38 Graham Rahal
11. 4 JR Hildebrand (R)
| May 20, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Jay Howard vividly remembers the 2010 Indianapolis 500 qualifications. The day
is seared into his memory.
Howard had a qualifying time minutes before the gun would sound, but withdrew in
an attempt to improve. Veteran Paul Tracy was next in line and...
| May 21, 2011
| 5:11 PM
The rumors of better competition for the 100th running of the 500 mile race was officially confirmed on a wild afternoon at the indianapolis Motor Speedway.
A HVM car held off a Penske car for the 24th and final qualification spot of the day. Rain washed...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 7:23 PM
With a razor blade, a devoted crew chief, and a knack for passing cars, "Smoke" managed to end his 2011 in fitting fashion.
Despite talking all week about his recent lack of work in a kart, Tony Stewart still managed to steal the show at an event he was...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 12:57 PM
The Andretti name is usually associated with IndyCar and racing, but on Tuesday their namesake stood for something much more, having opened the doors of Andretti Autosport to patients of Riley Children's Hospital.
"I love what I do for a living," said...