Eatmyink’s 2024 Indy 500 Paparazzi Shots

The grid before the start of the Indy 500 is a marvelous place to be. I always feel a little like Martin Brundle as I snake my way through the crowd of people, cars, stanchions and starter carts—but without having to interview minor celebrities and entertain my viewers in real…

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Newgarden Pips O’Ward in Chevy-Dominated 500

Josef Newgarden became just the sixth driver to win the Indianapolis 500 in two consecutive years on Sunday, edging Pato O’Ward in a scintillating race after a start delayed four hours by a midday rainstorm at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Two-time IndyCar champion Newgarden drove his No. 2 Shell Team…

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Rahal-Sato Comments a Good Story, Taku a Good Bet

For me, the most intriguing story of the 2024 Indy 500 has been Graham Rahal’s comments about his one-off, hired gun teammate Takuma “Taku” Sato’s engine. “Takuma, he’s got a hell of an engine, man,” Motorsport.com quotes Graham as saying. While any pool of engines that are supposed to be…

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Dixon Spins, Holds Off Rahal for Indy Brickyard Weekend Win

Scott Dixon continued two remarkable streaks Saturday on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course, one at the green flag and another at the checkered. Six-time NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Dixon rallied from a spin into the grass after being collected in an accident on Lap 1 to win the Gallagher…

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Redeemed Rahal leading Brickyard IndyCar Race to Green

The drivers and teams of the NTT INDYCAR Series are competing on the 2.439-mile, 14-turn road course at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as part of a triple-header event weekend with NASCAR’s Xfinity and Cup Series. It’s the second time around for the IndyCars on the 16th and Georgetown road course this…

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Tires Even More Important Than Usual at This Indy GP

Despite his 2021 IndyCar series championship, Alex Palou has never seemed to catch on with the fans. Fast and consistent, with flashes of bravado that belie his baby face and squeaky voice, Palou has also had to rehabilitate his relationship with Chip Ganassi Racing following last year’s contract debacle with…

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