Browsing the "IMS History" Category

February 5, 2016 - 0 Comments

In honor of Sunday’s Super Bowl, we dove into the photo vault for some looks back at visits from NFL Hall of Famers (or soon-to-be Hall of Famers in one...

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February 1, 2016 - 0 Comments

We’re in for a mighty big year in this space, as you might imagine. From the 100th installment of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing just around the corner to the...

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January 7, 2016 - 0 Comments

For more trips down Memory Lane, visit the #TBT archives here. May 2015 was an interesting month. The race ended in spectacular fashion with one of the most memorable duels...

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December 16, 2015 - 1 Comments

Indianapolis Motor Speedway history junkies know that the first race on the property wasn’t an Indy 500 or any other automobile or motorcycle race, but rather a balloon race in 1909....

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December 10, 2015 - 0 Comments

Wednesday night at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, 2015 Indianapolis 500 champion Juan Pablo Montoya’s likeness was revealed on the Borg-Warner Trophy. His face was No. 102...

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December 3, 2015 - 1 Comments

For more trips down Memory Lane, visit the #TBT archives here. Can Rick Mears really be 64 years old? Happy birthday to the youngest member of the Indianapolis 500 four-time...

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December 2, 2015 - 1 Comments

Do you have a question for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson? Ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskDonald or on Facebook. For previous editions of “Ask Donald Davidson,” click...

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November 19, 2015 - 1 Comments

For more trips down Memory Lane, visit the #TBT archives here. “Gentlemen, start your … lawn mowers!” Someone surely said that in 1977 when a field of 33 lawn mowers...

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November 18, 2015 - 2 Comments

Do you have a question for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian Donald Davidson? Ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskDonald or on Facebook. For previous editions of “Ask Donald Davidson,” click...

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November 12, 2015 - 0 Comments

For more trips down Memory Lane, visit the #TBT archives here. This week marks the 70-year anniversary of a momentous day in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history – arguably the most...

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