Tag Archive: 101st Indianapolis 500

May 05

Corvette Grand Sport to pace 101st Indianapolis 500

2017 marks the 14th time a Corvette has served as the Indianapolis 500 Pace Car

2017 Indianapolis 500 Pace CarThe 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport will serve as the official Pace Car for the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil and will lead drivers to the green flag on May 28. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 12

Fernando Alonso to race at Indy 500 with McLaren, Honda and Andretti Autosport

After an absence of 38 years, McLaren is to return to the Indianapolis 500 next month, using Honda engines

Fernando Alonso to race at Indy 500 with McLaren, Honda and Andretti AutosportOn May 28th 2017 McLaren will enter a single car in the 101st Indianapolis 500, powered by Honda. The car will be run by the Andretti Autosport team, headed by founder, owner and Chief Executive Officer Michael Andretti, a former IndyCar champion who raced in Formula 1 for McLaren alongside the legendary Ayrton Senna for a single season (1993) and is the son of three-time IndyCar champion and one-time Formula 1 champion Mario Andretti. Read the rest of this entry »

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