卡斯特罗内夫斯赢得了他的第三个 500 在 2009 并且一直在追逐胜利 No. 4 自从.
He joined 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.” Mears was the last driver to join the exclusive club of four-time Indianapolis 500 winners in 1991.
在年龄 46, in his first season no longer driving for Roger Penske, he held off Alex Palou to win the 105th running of the race in front of 135,000 粉丝 – the most at any sports event in the world since the pandemic began 18 months ago. The number represented 40% of the speedway’s capacity and was agreed upon by health officials.
A year ago, no fans were allowed for the race that was delayed from May to August. 今年, celebrities were back and fans were everywhere and they were treated to a win by one of the most popular drivers in Indy 500 历史.