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Kurt Busch named Sunoco Rookie of the Year for 2014 Indianapolis 500

Kurt Busch named Sunoco Rookie of the Year for 2014 Indianapolis 500

[IMS PR] Andretti Autosport driver Kurt Busch has been named the winner of the prestigious 2014 Sunoco Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year Award for his performance during the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race on Sunday, May 25 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Hunter-Reay earns $2,491,194 for Indy win

Hunter-Reay earns $2,491,194 for Indy win

Ryan Hunter-Reay and Andretti Autosport earn $2.5 million for Indy victory

IMS to implement gate plan to ease fan entry for Sunday’s 98th Indianapolis 500

IMS to implement gate plan to ease fan entry for Sunday’s 98th Indianapolis 500

[IMS PR] An extensive review that included consultation with some of the world’s leading experts in innovative stadium strategies has produced a new gate entry plan that will allow fans attending the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race to enter the facility with greater ease and efficiency than ever before.

Date set for The Yellow Party in Indianapolis

Date set for The Yellow Party in Indianapolis

This year’s date for The Yellow Party in Indianapolis is Thursday, May 22nd at The Crane Bay from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.

Grand Prix of Indianapolis post-event infractions

Grand Prix of Indianapolis post-event infractions

INDYCAR has handed out penalties to Chevrolet, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, and Team Penske following the Grand Prix of Indianapolis.

Special deals for IMS fans when reordering Grand Prix of Indianapolis tickets for 2015

Special deals for IMS fans when reordering Grand Prix of Indianapolis tickets for 2015

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is offering special pricing to fans who renew their GP of Indianapolis tickets prior to June 9.

Six former winners headlines 98th Indianapolis 500 Entry List

Six former winners headlines 98th Indianapolis 500 Entry List

Six former winners and series champions representing nearly every major form of motorsports are among the drivers entered in the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race.

IMS issues “Know Your Zone” traffic flow plan and other guidelines for May

IMS issues “Know Your Zone” traffic flow plan and other guidelines for May

[IMS PR] Fans looking for the most efficient ways to avoid heavy traffic en route to the inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis on Saturday, May 10, and the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 25, are encouraged to follow the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s KNOW YOUR ZONE driving routes and parking program.

Grammy winner LeAnn Rimes to sing National Anthem at 98th Indy 500

Grammy winner LeAnn Rimes to sing National Anthem at 98th Indy 500

Multiple Grammy winner LeAnn Rimes has been tapped to sing the Nation Anthem before the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500.

IMS Museum to host special exhibit on turbine power this May

IMS Museum to host special exhibit on turbine power this May

[IMS PR] A special exhibit will open Thursday, May 8 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum showcasing the memorable times of turbine power at the world’s most famous race course, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Former Indiana Governor elected to Hulman & Co. Board of Directors

Former Indiana Governor elected to Hulman & Co. Board of Directors

[IMS PR] Mitchell E. Daniels Jr., president of Purdue University and the former Governor of Indiana, has joined the Hulman & Company Board of Directors.

IndyCar and IMS to hold Month of May kick-off pep rally on Monument Circle in Indy on May 7

IndyCar and IMS to hold Month of May kick-off pep rally on Monument Circle in Indy on May 7

[IMS PR] The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Verizon IndyCar Series will be holding a pep rally on Monument Circle in Downtown Indianapolis on May 7, 2014. Various Verizon IndyCar Series Drivers will gather to help the City of Indianapolis prepare for an action-packed, speed-filled month of May.