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The Look of the 500: Today

In 2011, the Indianapolis 500 celebrated its 100th anniversary. From 1911 to today, much has changed for the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing”, yet many things...

The Look of the 500: Today

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

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As a young go-kart racer, Kevin Harvick nabbed an autograph...
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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An Indianapolis 500 pace car took a ceremonial first spin on the Speedway roundabout on Sunday, Nov. 16.

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There’s a new oval in Speedway, just a stone’s throw...
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If somehow you’ve missed the excessive facial hair growing on...
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It was a new millennium and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway...
The NFL's Atlanta Falcons sponsored this 1973 entry. Are those Falcons coaches behind it or pit crew members?

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Last month on the blog, Cassie Conklin gave us a...
Bobby Rahal was the last "500" champion to be placed on the original Borg-Warner Trophy, after his 1986 win. Subsequent winners' faces were placed on bases below the trophy.

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Veterans Day Remembrances...

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PEOPLE OF IMS: Ticket...

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This is an occasional series spotlighting men and women who...
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For all the 1980s was, the 1990s was decidedly less....
Art Cross finished second in 1953 without a relief driver, then had a record four relievers in 1954 when piloting this car to an 11th-place finish.

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In the 1980s, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway looked like an...
Yes, that's Dan Wheldon, Arie Luyendyk, Tony Kanaan, Bryan Herta and Dario Franchitti.

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Louis Tomei and riding mechanic Jack Beck drove to a 10th-place finish in 1937.

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