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Remembering Pat Patrick

Editor’s note: U.E. “Pat” Patrick, three-time Indy 500-winning car owner and co-founder with Roger Penske of Championship Auto Racing Teams, died this week in...

Thank you Mr. Penske

2020 has been a bizarre year. Ok, before you say, “Thank you, Captain Obvious,” realize that there are many things that we will never get...

Justice Brothers, an Indy 500 tradition that predates ‘Back Home Again’ song

It wasn’t until 1948 that they started singing Back Home Again in Indiana before the start of the Indianapolis 500. But it was two...

Indy museum honors life and legacy of Andy Granatelli

“Granatelli: Larger Than Life” has opened at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum to chronicle the life and legacy of “one of most colorful and...

‘Mickey Thompson: The Lost Story of the Original Speed King’

The name Mickey Thompson has mythical status. It’s a name that inspired so many to go fast. His name remains on many speed goodies...

For 32 years, Jim Nabors sang ‘Back Home’ at Indy 500

The Indianapolis 500 won’t be run today (rescheduled in light of the coronavirus pandemic for August 23). But the absence of the race today...

Who set a record that stood for 99 years at Indy?

IMS Museum curator of vehicles, Jason VansickleCan you identify the driver that held an Indianapolis Motor Speedway record at IMS for 99 years? Which...

Mecum extends its Indy 500 racing relationship

Auction house again will support Dreyer & Reinbold’s two-car entry

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