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What Is It?

...would be, 'Is it a 442?' In 1972 the Olds 442 was so wildly popular that it was chosen as the pace car for the Indianapolis 500 race and Olds produced 625 special edition Hurst/Olds Cutlass 442 for sale to the public.''KEYSVILLE, GA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-02-19/what-it
Ed Carpenter claims pole for Indianapolis 500

...made himself at home on the Indianapolis 500 pole.The last of nine qualifiers...drivers ineligible to win the Indianapolis 500 pole and will start 10th...to race 1,100 miles in the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on May...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-18/ed-carpenter-claims-
Ryan Hunter-Reay captures Indianapolis 500

...dipped inside for a daredevil pass and the lead in the Indianapolis 500.Castroneves charged back to the front, winning...trying to become the fourth driver to win a fourth Indianapolis 500, settled for second. He needed several moments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-25/ryan-hunter-reay-cap
Indianapolis 500 makes changes to qualifying

INDIANAPOLIS - The new qualifying format for the Indianapolis 500 now allows any entry that has not made the field at the end of the first day a chance to make the last row of the grid on the second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-14/indianapolis-500-mak
Ed Carpenter top seed entering Indianapolis 500 pole shootout

...Indianapolis each made daring runs over the final 80 minutes Saturday to take the top three seeds heading into Sunday's Indianapolis 500 shootout. Carpenter finished first with a four-lap qualifying average of 230.661 mph. Munoz was second at 230...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-17/ed-carpenter-top-see
What Is It?

...Oldfield was quite a guy, successfully racing bicycles and later autos, participating in the Vanderbilt Cup and the Indianapolis 500, to name a few. He was in the movies, developed safety equipment and tires, and worked with the famous West Coast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-02-06/what-it
Chip Ganassi deflects spotlight to the people behind his powerhouse race teams

...IndyCar operations.McMurray now has won the Daytona 500, Brickyard 400 and the 24-hour race. Kanaan and Dixon are Indianapolis 500 winners."Two years ago when I signed with Chip, I knew that was the first question I asked him, do I get to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-28/chip-ganassi-deflects-spot
Changes abundant this year in NASCAR

...part-time job at Wood Brothers Racing will be filled with truck racer Ryan Blaney.? For IndyCar Series champion and Indianapolis 500 winner Sam Hornish Jr. will replace Marcos Ambrose in Richard Petty Motorsports' No. 9 Ford.? Jeb Burton will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-11/changes-abundant-year-nasc
Richard Petty can build for the future with new facility

...Almirola qualified for the Chase last year. Hornish, a three-time IndyCar Series champion and the 2006 winner of the Indianapolis 500, was brought in to replace Marcos Ambrose.Hornish left IndyCars in 2008 to drive for Roger Penske's NASCAR team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-04/richard-petty-can-build-fu
Sprint Cup drivers gear up for new season with Rolex 24 at Daytona

...national victories in Sprint Cars, 22-year-old Larson admitted to be a little intimidated to being paired with two Indianapolis 500 winners (Dixon and Kanaan) and a Daytona 500 winner (McMurray)."It's different. I'm not as laid back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-21/sprint-cup-drivers-gear-ne