What do you get for winning the Indy 500? $2.49 million, that was the payday received by Ryan Hunter-Reay's for his narrow Indianapolis 500 win on Sunday.
Hunter-Reay edged Helio Castroneves by 0.060 seconds Sunday in the second-closest margin of victory in the history of the race. He became the first American to win the Indy 500 since Sam Hornish Jr. in 2006. The overall purse was $14.23 million.