Column: Indy 500 a showcase of IndyCar’s growing strength


              Josef Newgarden waits in the pits area for the start of practice for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Monday, May 23, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
            
              Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, left, talks with Graham Rahal before practice for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Monday, May 23, 2022, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Column: Indy 500 a showcase of IndyCar’s growing strength