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  • 13 Greatest Moments in Indianapolis 500 History

    13 Greatest Moments in Indianapolis 500 History

    This weekend, 400,000 people will file into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Indianapolis 500, which some people call “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” But is it the greatest spectacle in racing? Well, you could certainly make a strong case. And if nothing else, the Indy 500 is definitely on the short list with the Monaco […]

  • 9 Most Tragic Auto Racing Deaths

    9 Most Tragic Auto Racing Deaths

    Yesterday’s heartbreaking death of Dan Wheldon at the Las Vegas Indy 300 serves as a stark reminder of the dual nature of auto racing. When things go right, it is the most electrifying sport on earth. Yet when things go wrong, it is by far the most tragic. Wheldon, of course, was one of IndyCar’s […]