Former F1 Driver Marcus Ericsson wins 2022 Indianapolis 500 in a two-lap shootout

Marcus Ericsson remained on top to win "the Greatest Spectacle in Racing."

Jimmie Johnson, the NASCAR legend and IndyCar rookie, crashed with six laps to go in the Indy 500

IndyCar is among the purest forms of motorsports and rarely throws artificial cautions

Marcus Ericsson, once a Formula One backmarker, is now an IndyCar frontrunner

The 31-year-old showed up in IndyCar something of a mystery in 2019 following five unremarkable seasons

He’d worked his entire life to make it to the top level of motorsports then washed out winless

Ericsson was cut loose from his first IndyCar team after just one year