Rewind: 1985 Indianapolis 500

Welcome to IndyCar1909 and the first installment of our “Rewind” series. This will be a collection of classic IndyCar races, detailing the events surrounding the running and how it has shaped the landscape of the series.

First up in “Rewind” is the 1985 Indianapolis 500. Although this race is remembered primarily for a thrilling battle of its top finishers, the 69th running of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing also featured new records, innovative technology and historic feats.