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Rossi earns more than $2.5 million for Indianapolis 500 win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Alexander Rossi earned $2,548,743 for winning the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Rossi’s winnings included a $50,000 bonus from Sunoco for being the top rookie in the race. 71 more words


Insider: Keeping Indy 500 champion is the next step

In newly crowned Indianapolis 500 champion Alexander Rossi, the IndyCar Series and Andretti Autosport have a rising star they must stay latched to.

Rossi said Monday he wants to keep the focus on his victory in the  historic 100th Indianapolis 500, but it doesn’t figure to be long before Formula One re-enters the discussion, and the scenario isn’t without precedent. 925 more words


Munoz, Newgarden left to wonder after near miss at 500

INDIANAPOLIS — The looks on their faces – anger, disappointment, shock – and the words coming out of their mouths – heartbreaking, sad, tough – might have seemed misplaced in any other year. 576 more words


Until he pit for fuel, Carlos Munoz 'knew' he had Indy 500 won

Carlos Munoz was sure of three things throughout Sunday.

The first – the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 was going to be his.

“I knew I had this won,” Munoz told ABC’s Rick DeBruhl after the race. 382 more words

Rookie Alexander Rossi wins the Indianapolis 500

Alexander Rossi discusses his Indy 500 title, which comes in the 100th race and his first.


Kanaan and Munoz Lead Pack in Carb Day Practice

If the Carb Day practice is any indication of what we can expect this Sunday… WOW.

This 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 is going to be one for the record books, and not just for obvious reasons. 445 more words


Flashback to 2013 Indy 500: Tony Kanaan wins after record 68 lead changes

Tony Kanaan hugs the Borg-Warner trophy the day after winning the 2013 Indianapolis 500.

The Indianapolis Star is counting down to the 100th running Sunday by revisiting memorable moments and milestones. 139 more words