INDIANAPOLIS — Day 1 of Indy 500 qualifying results set up a Honda showdown for the pole and a difficult road to the front for perennial contender Team Penske. Andretti Autosport swept the top four spots in the Fast Nine, setting up an intrasquad Dallara-Honda battle between Marco Andretti (fastest […]

Today’s Indianapolis 500 time trials were strange, and not just because they were run without fans. © Richard Rodriguez – Getty Images Tomorrow’s Fast Nine shootout, which will decide the first three rows of the Field of 33, will include just one Chevrolet. The two-day qualifying format of recent years […]

Following the initial runs this morning, improvements were scarce through the heat of the afternoon, but Dixon was one of the exceptions. On his second run, he failed to better his original speed, but on his third run, he proved that someone other than Marco Andretti – current pacesetter – could land […]

The second day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 threw plenty of variables at the 32 drivers who turned laps on Thursday. Rolling out at the 11 a.m., most drivers took turns drafting in cooler conditions – and in some cases, experimented with qualifying simulations despite running standard boost levels. […]