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The Italian Bull-Powered American Snake That Came Out To Pace a Race: The 1992 Dodge Viper
The Italian Bull-Powered American Snake That Came Out To Pace a Race: The 1992 Dodge Viper

30 Dec 2022, 21:39 UTC · By: Razvan Calin / One of the first RT/10 models to come off the factory, chassis no. 28/285 goes on sale again for the second time in two years with just 93 miles under its belt

 
Low Mileage 1978 'Vette C3 Pace Car Edition Is Lost in Cali and Looking for a New Owner
Low Mileage 1978 'Vette C3 Pace Car Edition Is Lost in Cali and Looking for a New Owner

19 Nov 2022, 21:02 UTC · By: Alexandru Boghiu / The Indy 500 track was paved in brick back in 1909 and still features a yard of exposed brick at the start / finish line, hence the "Brickyard" nickname

 
5.4-Mile Silver Anniversary 'Vette Sat 44 Years in a Private Collection, Looks Like a Toy
5.4-Mile Silver Anniversary 'Vette Sat 44 Years in a Private Collection, Looks Like a Toy

16 Sep 2022, 20:59 UTC · By: Razvan Calin / Probably the lowest-mileage 1978 Chevrolet Corvette in existence, this 1978 beauty sat in a museum for the past 44 years. It has not moved since

 
1954 Dodge Royal Indy 500 Pace Car Found in a Garage, Red Ram HEMI Still Under the Hood
1954 Dodge Royal Indy 500 Pace Car Found in a Garage, Red Ram HEMI Still Under the Hood

22 Aug 2022, 11:01 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / While Chrysler paced the Indy 500 as early as 1926, it wasn't until 1954 that pacing duties went to a different Mopar division

 
This Is the Most American Photo You’ll See All Weekend: Fighter Planes, Racing and Flags
This Is the Most American Photo You’ll See All Weekend: Fighter Planes, Racing and Flags

30 Jul 2022, 00:24 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / During the Indy 500 at the end of May the USAF Thunderbirds performed their second ever flyover for the opening ceremony

 
Chrysler Newport Phaeton: An Open-Top Special Edition From Back When Chrysler Was Awesome
Chrysler Newport Phaeton: An Open-Top Special Edition From Back When Chrysler Was Awesome

26 Jun 2022, 06:12 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / After seeing how the Newport Phaeton concept panned out, you'll be able to see why Chrysler never again, even in the muscle car era, reached such high peaks

 
Huge Chunk of Corvette Pace Car History Gets Auctioned
Huge Chunk of Corvette Pace Car History Gets Auctioned

22 May 2022, 09:52 UTC · By: Matt DeLorenzo / Almost 20 replicas and real Indy 500 pace cars wearing the Corvette moniker went under the hammer this weekend at Mecum Auction's Indianapolis sale

 
Indy 500 Milk Drinking Explained - One of the Oldest and Most Unique Tradition
Indy 500 Milk Drinking Explained - One of the Oldest and Most Unique Tradition

17 May 2022, 13:37 UTC · By: Silvian Irimia / The Indy 500 is one of the oldest motorsport competitions and holds a unique tradition, milk drinking at the end of the race. But how did this tradition start?

 
2023 Corvette Z06 Pace Car to Be Raced by the Fastest Woman in Indy 500
2023 Corvette Z06 Pace Car to Be Raced by the Fastest Woman in Indy 500

11 May 2022, 07:16 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Sarah Fisher will put the all-new 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 through its paces at the Indy 500 on May 29, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

 
2022 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible Indy 500 Festival Event Cars Revealed
2022 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible Indy 500 Festival Event Cars Revealed

6 Apr 2022, 17:51 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A great-looking car, although not special enough compared to the bone-stock Camaro SS Convertible, the Indy 500 Festival Event Car is all about racing heritage

 
Lotus 38 Indy 500 Racer Comes Back to Life After 50 Years to Blow Your Speakers
Lotus 38 Indy 500 Racer Comes Back to Life After 50 Years to Blow Your Speakers

23 Jun 2021, 16:07 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / If you think modern racing engines sound mean, you'll definitely change your mind after hearing this V8—it's so loud and nasty that it will blow your speakers

 
105th Indy 500 to Be Paced by a Convertible Corvette, IMS President Takes a Lap
105th Indy 500 to Be Paced by a Convertible Corvette, IMS President Takes a Lap

13 May 2021, 08:57 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Indianapolis Motor Speedway's Doug Boles has “volunteered” for a lap around the historic racetrack to showcase the sights, sounds, and strengths of the Pace Car

 
1978 Chevy Corvette “Parking Find” Took Five-Year Pause From Indy Pace Car Life
1978 Chevy Corvette “Parking Find” Took Five-Year Pause From Indy Pace Car Life

23 Apr 2021, 10:25 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Frankly, we hope Tony Mitch's Facebook Marketplace story checks out, because by the looks of this C3 Corvette it seems the decay actually started way earlier

 
1967 Chevy Camaro Indy 500 Pace Car Comes With an L78 Surprise Under the Hood
1967 Chevy Camaro Indy 500 Pace Car Comes With an L78 Surprise Under the Hood

28 May 2020, 20:36 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / This restored 1967 Chevrolet Camaro Indy 500 Pace Car commemorative edition isn't only rare but also powerful thanks to the 6.5L big-block V8 with 375 ponies

 
1958 Kurtis 500H Racer Up for Grabs as Piece of American Motorsport History
1958 Kurtis 500H Racer Up for Grabs as Piece of American Motorsport History

27 Apr 2020, 12:57 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / 1958 Kurtis 500H designed by Frank Kurtis and raced for three consecutive years at the Indianapolis 500 goes under the hammer this summer

 
2019 Corvette Grand Sport to Pace Indy 500, Chevy to Make a Show of It
2019 Corvette Grand Sport to Pace Indy 500, Chevy to Make a Show of It

2 Apr 2019, 09:11 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / On May 26, 2019, a Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport will pace the Indianapolis 500 race for the 16th time, bringing the Chevy total to 30

 
101st Indianapolis 500 Will Be Paced By 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport
101st Indianapolis 500 Will Be Paced By 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

5 May 2017, 16:38 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The 101st Indianapolis 500 marks the 14th time the Chevrolet Corvette served as the official pace car of the legendary race

 
Jenson Button Seems To Be Alonso's Replacement For The 2017 Monaco F1 GP
Jenson Button Seems To Be Alonso's Replacement For The 2017 Monaco F1 GP

13 Apr 2017, 13:28 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Fernando Alonso has decided to run in the Indy 500, and he will miss this year's Monaco GP. Jenson Button is seen as his replacement at McLaren Formula 1 Team

 
Jeff Gordon to Pace Indy 500 in a Corvette Z06, Owns 2015 Suburban and C7 Corvette
Jeff Gordon to Pace Indy 500 in a Corvette Z06, Owns 2015 Suburban and C7 Corvette

30 Apr 2015, 10:21 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / General Motors approached NASCAR superstar Jeff Gordon to pace the 2015 Indy 500 at the wheel of a Chevrolet Corvette Z06

 
Stolen Indy 500 Chevrolet Camaro Driven Out the Dealership’s Window
Stolen Indy 500 Chevrolet Camaro Driven Out the Dealership’s Window

10 Apr 2015, 09:57 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Only 100 examples of the Indy 500 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible have been produced and one of them is already a write-off...