19 May 2012 Penske's Helio Castroneves showed that he was taking the Saturday morning pre-qualification warm-up practice seriously, going top by setting the fatest time of the week so far.
19 May 2012 When the track was not in use for qualifying runs on Pole Day, it was opened up for teams to use as a general practice session.
19 May 2012 A blind draw means that Tony Kanaan will start off the qualifying runs at 11am local time at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday. 
19 May 2012 Marco Andretti put the extra turboboost on Fast Friday to good use, pushing the fastest time of the week up almost 4mph to 227.540mph (39.5535s).
18 May 2012 Scott Dixon was the second driver of the week - and the only car of the day - to top 223mph as practice for the 2012 Indianapolis 500 completed its sixth day on Thursday.
17 May 2012 Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing driver Josef Newgarden was back on top of the timesheets on Wednesday, although the shine went off his day with late contact against the wall.
16 May 2012 Marco Andretti went to the top of the speed charts with a lap topping the 223mph mark, thanks to an outbreak of pack-draft practice with his Andretti Autosport team mates.
15 May 2012 Josef Newgarden returned to the top of the timesheets on Monday, the first driver into the over-222mph speeds as the Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing rookie continued to impress. 
14 May 2012 Sebastian Saavedra set the fastest time so far at the Indianapolis Motorspeedway on the second day of practice, with a lap of 221.526mph (40.6272s).
12 May 2012 The first full day of practice for IndyCar teams at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway got underway at noon on Saturday, with six hours of running for 26 cars. 
29 April 2012 Will Power kept cool and made winning races look easy, as he claimed his third visit to victory lane in 2012 at the Sao Paulo Indy 300 ahead of Ryan Hunter-Reay and Takuma Sato.
29 April 2012 Wet overnight conditions left the streets of Sao Paulo awash, leading to a Sunday warm-up session marked by several run-off incidents and red flags.
28 April 2012 Will Power took pole position for Sunday afternoon's Sao Paulo Indy 300, narrowly holding off a rejuvenated Dario Franchitti in the final top six pole shootout.
28 April 2012 Dario Franchitti improved his Saturday practice time to 1:22.2611s in the second session, 0.0816s ahead of Will Power; but the hour was frustratingly punctuated by red flags.
28 April 2012 A last minute flier from Will Power reclaimed the top spot for Penske ahead of the Ganassi duo of Dario Franchitti and Scott Dixon on the drying streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
15 April 2012 Will Power overcame a ten-place grid penalty to claim his second win of the season in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach ahead of a superb Simon Pagenaud.
15 April 2012 The official starting grid and tyre designation for Sunday afternoon's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach has finally been released.
15 April 2012 More red flags were the order of the Sunday warm-up session at Long Beach, the last opportunity for IZOD IndyCar Series drivers to practice before the afternoon race.
14 April 2012 Ryan Briscoe and Will Power were fastest in qualifying for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, but it's Dario Franchitti and Josef Newgarden who will start on the front row.
14 April 2012 Multiple stoppages for a number of incidents made for a frustrating final practice session before this afternoon's qualifying for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.