Simon Pagenaud from Montmorillon,France, completed the 2019 Indianapolis 500 first by passing Alexander Rossi with less than two laps remaining. It is his first Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge victory ever. The race is held every Sunday before Memorial Day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He also won the INDYCAR Grand Prix on Saturday, May 11 on the road course.
The victory was the 18th for Team Penske. . Pagenaud also became the first pole sitter to win this race since Team Penske teammate Helio Castroneves in 2009.