What happened to Sarah Fisher?
Fisher was an IndyCar team owner for eight years, another first by a woman. She drove for herself in three of those years and then led Josef Newgarden to his first two victories in the series. She now is a business owner.
Who won the Indy 500 the most times?
Most career victories
Legendary drivers A.J. Foyt (1961, ’64, ’67, ’77), Al Unser (1970-71, ’78, ’87) and Rick Mears (pictured, 1979, ’84, ’88, ’91) share the record for most Indianapolis 500 victories, each having earned the Borg-Warner trophy four times.
Who won the Indy 500 last year?
Fisher married front-left tire changer Andy O’Gara on September 15, 2007, at St. Roch Catholic Church in front of members of the IndyCar community. They have two children, who compete in racing events.
Where did Sarah Fisher go to high school?
Wendell Scott has company. Bubba Wallace posted his first NASCAR Cup Series victory Monday at Talladega Superspeedway, becoming the first Black driver to prevail in the sport’s premier division in nearly 58 years. Scott, a NASCAR Hall of Famer, is the only other Black competitor with a Cup Series win.
Who has won the Indy 500 2 times?
The Unser family combined for a record nine wins in the Indy 500; Al Jr. won the Indy 500 twice — in 1992 and 1994. Coincidentally, Al Unser, Al Unser Jr. and Bobby Unser all won their final Indy 500s driving for Roger Penske. Helio Castroneves won his first three Indy 500s driving for Penske.
How many times did AJ Foyt win the Indy 500?
As a team owner, Foyt has won the national Indy car title five times: 1967, 1975, 1979, 1996 (with driver Scott Sharp) and 1998 (with driver Kenny Brack). It was also with Brack that Foyt won the 1999 Indy 500 for his fifth visit to the Brickyard’s victory circle.
Has anyone won the Indy 500 more than 4 times?
Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following a long illness. He was 82. Al Unser, one of only four drivers to win the Indianapolis 500 a record four times, died Thursday following a long illness.
Who won Indy 4 times?
From left, A.J. Foyt, Al Unser, Rick Mears and Helio Castroneves pose for a portrait Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. All four men have won the Indianapolis 500 four times. Foyt’s wins came in 1961, 1964, 1967 and 1977. Unser’s wins came in 1970, 1971, 1978 and 1987.
How old is Castroneves?
The 46-year-old now stands side-by-side with A.J. Foyt, Al Unser Sr. and Rick Mears, his former mentor at Team Penske, as the only four-time winners of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.”
Who won the 2020 Indianapolis 500 race?
Fan favorite Helio Castroneves held off Alex Palou at the finish line to win the 105th running of the Indy 500.