Missing the race this weekend and all the tradition and celebration behind it? So are we! Check out these shorts, docs, and some fantastic throwback 500 coverage about the things we love about racing!

1969 Indianapolis 500 | Official Race Film

“I wanted to win this race so bad that you can’t believe it. I will be having to pinch myself for the rest of the night… This is my biggest win and it’s awesome.” – Mario Andretti

 The Official Race Film from the 53rd Running of the Indianapolis 500 held on Friday, May 30, 1969 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

PRADA presents CASTELLO CAVALCANTI by Wes Anderson

In a quiet Italian village in 1955, American driver Jed Cavalcanti (Jason Schwartzman), who is struggling in last place in a race through the countryside, crashes his car in the middle of the public square.

Drive Like Andretti

Mario Andretti recounts his improbable journey from Italian war refugee to race car legend and cultural icon.


On May 18, 2015, James Hinchcliffe​ endured his infamous crash at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway​. Today, he is back, stronger than ever.


This stop-motion film was created by IndyCar photographer Shawn Gritzmacher from approximately 3,000 still photos taken over the month of May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Looking for even more 500 content?

Check out Favorite Racing Films From Our Friends to see what some fellow Hoosiers’ (and an IndyCar Driver’s) favorite racing films are!

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