The Indy 500 is one of the iconic American sporting events and the venue of one of the great American parties. Here are some scenes from this year’s race and festivities:
This video gives you a sense of the speed of these Indy cars from the perspective of a spectator.
Girls and cars always go together! Here’s the lovely Courtney Hansen posing with one of the Chevy pace cars.
A sound like no other!
And of course, there was a spectacular crash this year. Fortunately, both Scott Dixon and Jay Howard appear to be OK.
Not a pretty sight!