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Fernando Alonso sputters in his Indy test

Weather and a car failure keep him from completing refresher runs

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How to win the Indy 500? ‘Shut up and drive’

4-time winner Rick Mears advising 3-time winner Helio Castroneves

4-time winner Rick Mears advising 3-time winner Helio Castroneves.

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Josef Newgarden holds off Simon Pagenaud to win IndyCar title

He's the third Penske driver in four years to win the championship.

He's the third Penske driver in four years to win the championship.

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Can Fernando Alonso win Indy? Here's why and why maybe not

Will his Honda engine hold up? The same question goes for the weather.

Honda engines like Alonso's have had a run of bad luck. One blew up on Friday.

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Helio Castroneves fastest in final Indy 500 practice

"Today we ticked all the boxes," Fernando Alonso said.

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Penske would run Castroneves in Indy 500 one-off

Roger Penske would like to put Helio Castroneves on the grid at the Indy 500, but the circumstances need to be right.

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Ed Carpenter wreck caps crash-filled practice at Indy

Ed Carpenter, Josef Newgarden and Helio Castroneves all had their racecars flip during practice for the Indianapolis 500. The crashes forced rules changes from officials for the event's qualifying.

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Pennzoil and Penske bringing 'Yellow Submarine' livery back for Indy 500

The 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 will feature at least one rather blinding blast from the past. Team Penske and Pennzoil have teamed up to bring back their iconic "Yellow Submarine" livery for the 2014 race with a bright yellow body, red pinstripes and black graphics. Even at high speeds around the Indy oval, the ca

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Helio Castroneves put on probation for sister's Indy-critical tweet

Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves has learned an important lesson about not sharing his Twitter account, even with family. Following the Grand Prix of Long Beach, where Castroneves finished 11th, a tweet appeared under his account and was later deleted that said: "Indycar officials continuing not punishing som

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Race Recap: 2013 Indianapolis 500 better than Bollywood; all the emotion, none of the music [spoilers]

If the 2013 Indy 500 were a movie it would be the one expected to win all the little statues come awards season, and if it were an athlete it would have made spectators watch in awe as it broke record after record. And this kind of talk comes after last year's race was considered one of the best ever – the last lap hijinks in 2012 and Takuma Sato's crash leading to a podium ceremony straight out of a Golden Globes tearje

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The only video you need to see from the Baltimore Grand Prix

The very first Baltimore Grand Prix wrapped up this weekend with Will Power taking the top of the podium, but some of the most intense action of the event happened before the green flag ever dropped. During practice laps Sunday morning, Tony Kanaan lost all brakes in his car on the 180 mph front straight and wound up caree

Video: Helio Castroneves loses his head at Edmonton

Helio Castroneves tangles with security – Click above to watch video after the jump

Spoiler Alert: 2009 Indianapolis 500 race results

2009 Indy 500 – Click above for high-res image gallery

Long Beach Grand Prix: People Gallery

Click above for high-res gallery from this weekend's LBGP

Danica Patrick wins Indy Japan 300

Click above to view high-res gallery from Indy Japan 300

Happy Feet: Helio Castroneves wins Dancing with the Stars

I'm more of a So You Think You Can Dance man myself, but anytime a big personality from motorsports makes a splash on the small screen's most guilty of pleasures, i.e. reality television, we feel compelled to share. Without further ado, Helio Castroneves has won the fifth season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars, beating out fellow finalists Mel B., the scariest of Spice Girls, and Donny Osmond's way too high strung sister, Marie Osmond. Th

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