May 9 - Speedway adding Zip-line
ride to the infield for 500.
May 3 - The new 2014 Corvette
Stingray will pace the Indy 500!
April 27 - Speedway now charging
$25 to park in infield on race day.
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The Indy 500 began in 1911 and is the oldest, richest,
largest, fastest and most exciting auto race in the world.
In 1994, a second race began to be held at the Speedway -
the Brickyard 400. This time the cars were different. The
popular NASCAR Cup series has been welcomed back
every year since.
By 2000, a road course was added to the original oval track
for hosting F1's U.S. Grand Prix. After eight years, that
race was replaced by MotoGP's Indianapolis Grand Prix
that features the world's fastest motorcycle racing!
1. Takuma Sato
2. Marco Andretti
3. Helio Castroneves
4. James Hinchcliffe
5. Scott Dixon
500 FASTEST DRIVER OF THE DAY
Slid into Turn 1 Wall