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Penske won’t discuss if Castroneves returns to Indy in 2020
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves is not confirmed yet if he will return for another run at Indy win No. 4 in 2020.
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Rossi’s “Red Mist” nearly powers him to Indy 500 victory
Simon Pagenaud may have won his first Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, but it was Alexander Rossi that put on a show. He drove with fierce determination and nearly won his second Indy 500.
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Roger Penske says Simon Pagenaud ‘absolutely’ back with team next year
After speculation about his future, a dominant May for the 2016 IndyCar series champion cements his status at Team Penske.
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Runner-up Alexander Rossi recaps another wild day at the Indy 500
Andretti Autosport star and team rebounded from a fueling problem on a pit stop but still came up short to Simon Pagenaud.
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Pagenaud analyzes final laps of Indy 500 victory
Simon Pagenaud explains what was going through his mind during the finals laps of his Indianapolis 500 victory, and stresses the importance of always believing in yourself.
Simon Pagenaud kisses the bricks
Simon Pagenaud continues his celebration after winning the Indy 500 by upholding tradition and kissing the famed bricks at the start-finish line.
Newgarden 'just a touch off' compared to top three
A fourth-place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway will hurt for a bit according to Josef Newgarden, who says he was "just a a touch off" during the race.
Strategy key in third place finish for Sato
Takuma Sato sat in 31st for a portion of the Indianapolis 500, but managed to finish third, a credit to his team, strategy, and perseverance.
Extended Highlights: Simon Pagenaud wins Indy 500
Watch extended highlights from Simon Pagenaud's win in the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500.
Pagenaud: 'Never expected to be in this position'
Simon Pagenaud says that winning the Indy 500 for the first time is a "dream come true" while celebrating in victory lane.
Rossi thinks Indy 500 came down to horsepower
After a runner-up finish, Alexander Rossi says they didn't quite have enough at the end but he is extremely proud of his team, regardless.
Simon Pagenaud wins Indy 500 thriller, completes sweep of May
The Team Penske driver outduels Alexander Rossi and triumphs from the pole position after winning the IndyCar Grand Prix two weeks ago.
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Penske loving Pagenaud victory at Indianapolis
For the second straight time in the month of May, Team Penske has swept the month, thanks to an Indianapolis 500 victory from Simon Pagenaud.
Pagenaud wins Indy 500 ahead of Rossi
Simon Pagenaud and Alexander Rossi battle to the bitter end during the final laps at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but Pagenaud takes the checkered flag for his first Indy 500 victory.
Bourdais: 'Nobody wants to give up'
Sebastien Bourdais speaks about his crash with Graham Rahal and says that late in the race, nobody wants to give an edge.
Tempers flare as Graham Rahal, Sebastien Bourdais collide at Indy
Rahal angrily confronts his former teammate at the scene after both are knocked out of the race.
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Rahal: 'That's how you kill somebody'
Graham Rahal is upset with Sebastien Bourdais after Boudais squeezed Rahal, causing a multi-car crash.
Bourdais, Rahal trigger multi-car wreck on Lap 178
Sebastien Bourdais and Graham Rahal get into each other on Lap 178 of the Indy 500, causing a multi-car wreck behind them and taking several cars out of the field.
Rossi, Ericsson have problems on pit road
Marcus Ericsson spins into the wall at the entrance of pit road, while a noticeably frustrated Alexander Rossi encounters problems while trying to refuel.
Kaiser loses control, spins into wall on Lap 74
Kyle Kaiser loses downforce on the rear tires, causing him to lose control and spin into the wall, suffering heavy damage in the process.
Matt Damon meets the Stanley Cup and learns a new rule
During his visit to the Indianapolis 500 as the race's honorary starter, the actor had a close encounter with another sport's championship trophy.
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Davison spun out by Castroneves on pit road
James Davison loses track of his pit stall and Helio Castroneves gets into the back of him as a result.
Matt Damon, Christian Bale experience Indy 500
Matt Damon and Christian Bale join Mike Tirico and Danica Patrick to share their Indianapolis 500 experience.
Get to know the wives of IndyCar drivers
Kelli Stavast sits down with Liz Power, Emma Davies-Dixon, Beccy Hunter-Reay, and Lauren Kanaan to get to know some of the wives of IndyCar drivers and what they experience on and off the track.
Indianapolis 500 coverage: Links here to read all our stories
From Fernando Alonso's failure to qualify to Roger Penske's anniversaries to potential IndyCar/NASCAR crossover, relive all the major storylines from Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
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Dale Jr., Mario Andretti ride together at Indy
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finds racing legend Mario Andretti at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and goes for a ride in an IndyCar two-seater around The Brickyard.
Andretti takes Stanley Cup for ride around IMS
Racing legend Mario Andretti takes the Stanley Cup for a drive around Indianapolis Motor Speedway before the Cup makes its next pit stop in Boston or St. Louis.
Dale Jr., Rutledge dig Indy bricks out of creek
Rutledge Wood teaches Dale Jr. how to dig Indy 500 bricks out of a creek in Speedway, IN.
‘The track will choose you’: Drivers on why winning Indy is so difficult
The 103rd Indianapolis 500 likely will be won by a driver who is well positioned and with good fortune.
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Watch: Top 5 victory lane moments in Indy 500 history (video)
We conclude our countdown of the top moments in the Indy 500's illustrious history.
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How to watch 103rd running of the Indy 500
There’s a new television home for ‘The Greatest Spectacle in Racing’. For the first time in history, the Indianapolis 500 will be broadcast on NBC, with eight hours of coverage scheduled...
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View from the pits: Reporters’ picks for 103rd Indianapolis 500
The IndyCar on NBC pit reporters share their insights from the pits and garages leading into Sunday's 103rd Indianapolis 500
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Indianapolis 500 weather forecast: Track dry for start, rain chances down
Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles said the track won't have any definitive word on potential contingency plans until Sunday morning.
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Eli Tomac outfoxes field at Pala
Eli Tomac had to surge in the second half of both Motos at Pala on his way to the overall victory.
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Indianapolis 500 bringing younger fans in tune as car culture shifts
Sunday's daylong EDM concert in the Snake Pit at Indianapolis Motor Speedway is an example of efforts to keep youth interested in watching race cars even if they aren't driving them.
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Rahal believes his Indianapolis 500 car is ‘money’
Graham Rahal believes he has a car that can pass and make it through traffic in Sunday's 103rd Indianapolis 500.
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Oregon museum exhibit honors Mario Andretti
The exhibit features eleven vehicles from Andretti's racing career and also includes exclusive video interviews with Mario, brother Aldo, son Michael and grandson Marco Andretti.
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Bourdais not happy with his car entering Indy 500
Sebastien Bourdais was sixth-fastest in the final practice session before the 103rd Indianapolis 500. But he sure didn't sound like it afterwards.
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Dixon hopes to advance from the worst Indy 500 start of his career
Scott Dixon starts 18th in Sunday's 103rd Indianapolis 500. It's the worst starting position at Indy of his career.
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Danica Patrick: IMS more than just a race track
Danica Patrick describes the energy that permeates Gasoline Alley and Indianapolis Motor Speedway on race day during the Indy 500.
Drive Like Andretti (Full Version)
Watch the complete version of NBC Sports' original documentary 'Drive Like Andretti' featuring racing legend and Indianapolis 500 champion Mario Andretti.
Forecast improves as speedway hopes rain won’t impact Indy 500
Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles said the track can start as late as 6 p.m. ET and won't have any definitive word on potential contingency plans until Sunday morning.
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Indy 500 legends explain what ‘The Brickyard’ means to them
NBC Sports recently reached out to several Indy 500 winning drivers and owners, to hear their thoughts on what makes the race such a special event. 
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Five things to watch for in the Indy 500
In 2012, 34 drivers led the Indy 500. Since that time there have never been fewer than 30 leaders and no repeat winners.
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Penske Racing celebrates 50th Anniversary of racing in the Indianapolis 500
Team owner Roger Penske and Penske Racing reflect on their 50th Anniversary at the Indianapolis 500.
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Danica Patrick introduces Borg-Warner Trophy
Danica Patrick explains the illustrious history of the Borg-Warner Trophy, awarded annually to the winner of the Indianapolis 500.
Rutledge tours farm where Indy 500 milk is made
Join Rutledge Wood as he visits Kuehnert Dairy Farm in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where the milk is made for the winner of the Indianapolis 500.
No. 7 Arrow SPM team wins Indy 500 Pit Stop Challenge
The Arrow SPM crew won $50,000 for its victory in a best of three final against Scott Dixon's team.
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Ericsson dethrones Penske, Ganassi in pit comp
Marcus Ericsson is proud that he could reward his hard working team with a victory in the Pit Road Challenge at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. believes Indy 500 should never have guaranteed starting positions
Former NASCAR star and NBC Sports analyst Dale Earnhardt, Jr. believes INDYCAR can learn from NASCAR's missteps.
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