The city of Indianapolis and Indiana Sports Corp are planning to pitch their plan to host the NFL Draft as early as 2024. The Indianapolis Business Journal says that Visit Indy held preliminary talks with the NFL about hosting the 3-day event through a 5-year window from 2024 through 2028.
The Indianapolis Colts caused a lot of confusion a couple of weeks ago with the announcement of their #ColtsForged marketing campaign, and after Week 1 of the NFL season, they have created a lot more questions. 1061
Hendrick Motorsports Kasey Kahne had a career move late in the race and saved his job likely with winning the 2017 Brickyard 400. Kasey Kahne pitted with 8 laps to go when the caution came out which allowed him to pit and get back out behind the pace car first.
Indianapolis local Ed Carpenter ran the fastest lap today at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway at 222.894 mph. The track didn't see as much activity as it did the first two days of practice due to the high winds. Carpenter ran a total of 52 laps today. 929
The gates of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway open back up in less than two weeks with the Indy Grand Prix race. Gates open Friday May 12th at 7:30AM with practice and qualifying for the USF 2000, Pro Mazda, Indy Lights Series and the Verizon IndyCar Series. 907
The Indianapolis skyline will once again be decorated for the month of May with the logo of the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. 799
Indianapolis has hosted some of the largest sporting events in the recent years and has set center stage for the Super Bowl. One thing that Indy hasn't hosted or gotten to showcase is a college football bowl game. 159