The Boyle Maserati powered Wilbur Shaw to two wins (1939 pictured) and Ted Horn to three top-fours (1946 pictured).

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Forrest "Bud" Tucker, pictured underneath a photo of himself from a Lincoln Electric motorsports catalog.

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The 1946  "Army Recruiting Special," shown with Bud Bardowski behind the wheel.

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Scott Dixon and his daughters met with Santa at the IMS Holiday Kids Club event.

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Before the 1973 "500", the winners of the previous six races gathered: Mario Andretti (1969), Al Unser ('70-'71), Mark Donohue ('72), Bobby Unser ('68), A.J. Foyt ('67).

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Sponsors got more into the act in the 1930s, like with the 1933 Wonder Bread Special, driven by Joe Russo (note the "Wonder Bread Bakers").

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Mary Geiss has hosted IMS Grounds Tours for fans from all over the world.

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Ryan Hunter-Reay thrilled fans with a car-length win at this year's Indianapolis 500.

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Kevin Harvick, the newly minted Sprint Cup Series champion, won the 2003 Brickyard 400.

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A.J. Foyt won his first two "500"s with the No. 1. He's pictured here with his 1961 car and famed mechanic George Bignotti.

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