A weather alert is posted on the scoring pylon as severe weather moved through the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday

All eyes on skies as rain threatens Indianapolis 500

The day before the Indianapolis 500 dawned sunny, bright and otherwise perfect.
Motorsports
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The Latest: Kaiser crashes, Hanley and Herta out of Indy 500

The Latest on motorsport's busiest day (all times local):
Motorsports
May 25

Hamilton dedicates Monaco GP pole to friend and mentor Lauda

Exhilarated at the Monaco Grand Prix after clinching a record-extending 85th pole position in fine style, Lewis Hamilton was also quick to dedicate his latest success to friend and mentor Niki Lauda.
Motorsports
May 25

Roger Penske celebrates 50 years at Indianapolis 500

His hair was jet black and his shirt starched white when Roger Penske rolled into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the first time as a team owner with Mark Donohue behind the wheel.
Motorsports
May 25

Indy 500 takes spotlight for IndyCar Series on an uptick

The Indianapolis 500 was once considered one of the top sporting events of the year, an iconic, milk-drenched staple of Memorial Day weekend filled with patriotism and nostalgia, triumph and despair.
Motorsports
May 25

Most drivers want NASCAR's longest race to remain 600 miles

With a furrowed brow NASCAR legend Darrell Waltrip scoffed at the notion that the Coca-Cola 600 race is too long and should be shortened by, say, maybe a hundred miles or so.
Motorsports
May 24
NASCAR driver William Byron, left, is congratulated by team owner Rick Hendrick, right, after Byron won the pole for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Mo

Byron becomes youngest ever to capture Coca-Cola 600 pole

The hometown kid is starting out front in NASCAR's longest race.
Motorsports
May 24

Kanaan expects most competitive Indy 500 in his 18 years

Tony Kanaan anticipates the most competitive Indianapolis 500 in his 18 years in the race.
Motorsports
May 24

The Latest: Schmidt Peterson wins pit stop challenge

The Latest on Carb Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (all times local):
Motorsports
May 24

Byron hopes strong qualifying runs translate to first win

William Byron knows how to qualify. Now, he is looking to prove he can win at NASCAR's highest level.
Motorsports
May 24

Vettel's 13-race run without a win reflects Ferrari struggle

Sebastian Vettel's barren spell with Ferrari stretches to a dismal 13 Formula One races without a win, dating back to the Belgian Grand Prix last August.
Motorsports
May 24

IndyCar to use Red Bull's aeroscreen for cockpit protection

IndyCar will use an "Aeroscreen" developed by Red Bull Advanced Technologies for cockpit protection beginning next season.
Motorsports
May 24

Lauda to be honored with special tributes at Monaco GP

Special tributes will be held in memory of Formula One great Niki Lauda at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday.
Twins
May 24

From dugouts to pit stalls, Steinbrenner tackles Indy 500

George Steinbrenner IV still remembers the feeling of driving down the Major Deegan Expressway and seeing Yankee Stadium, the old ballpark in the Bronx seemingly rising from the horizon.
Vikings
May 23

Joe Gibbs says success all about finding the right people

When Joe Gibbs decided to venture off from the NFL and form a race team in 1992 he was scared.
Motorsports
May 23

Kaiser, Juncos look for perfect ending to Indy fairytale

Kyle Kaiser's comeback story began by bumping two-time world champion Fernando Alonso out of the Indianapolis 500.
Motorsports
May 23

F1 eyes may have opened after Alonso's Indy 500 flop

Alexander Rossi had no idea what he was getting into when he moved from Formula One to IndyCar.
Motorsports
May 23

The Latest: Floyd honored by Dreyer & Reinbold team

The Latest from media day for Sunday's Indianapolis 500 (all times local):
Motorsports
May 23

Mercedes head Wolff pays moving tribute to friend Lauda

His emotions still raw, Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff said losing his friend Niki Lauda left him feeling crushed and cast a "huge black cloud" of sadness over Formula One.
Motorsports
May 23
Jarrett Andretti waits before testing for the Freedom 100 Indy Lights race

Jarett to become seventh Andretti to run at Indianapolis

The handsome young man with the easy smile and famous last name had just turned his first laps at Indianapolis Motor Speedway when he grabbed a cellphone to call his father, who was tethered to an IV to receive the medication he hopes will save his life.
Vikings
May 22

Stewart, Gibbs, Labonte elected to NASCAR Hall of Fame

Tony Stewart and friends are heading to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.