Category Hall of Fame Museum

Donald and Tony

Tony talked with Donald Davidson today at the unveiling of his face on the Borg-Warner Trophy

May 12, 2013-Electric Karts race at IMS

Three years ago the EV GP @ IMS featured the first all electric vehicles to compete on the grounds of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Sunday I did the PA for this years event. The A main was won by Jimmy Simpson, who will be competing for Team Moore in the Freedom 100 on carb day. […]

February 3, 2013-Indy’s first 3 time winner

  How about the crown, presented to Louie for being the 500’s 1st three time champion. This and several other related articles are on display at the Speedway’s Hall of Fame Museum. The winners car photo is from his first win in 1928. He also won in 1933 and 1936. The 36′ victory established the […]

January 14, 2013-Marmon Wasp

  Great view of the first winner

November 24, 2012-Two time winner! BTW: it’s not a driver?

Yep, it’s a car! The 1957 and 1958 Indianapolis 500 had 2 different winning drivers but 1 winning car. Read the Hall of Fame Museum card for the info.

November 22, 2012-Jim Clark 1964 Pole winner

Another treat in the Hall of Fame Museum. The first rear engine car to start first at Indianapolis.

November 20, 2012-Louie Meyer, 1st 3 time 500 winner

When you go to the Hall of Fame Museum, make sure you spend some time looking at these items from Louie’s amazing racing career. BTW: June Meyer was Louie’s wife. I went to school with Butch Meyer (Louie Meyer lll) I remember  a pillow June had on the couch with every 500 badge/credential she had […]

November 16, 2012-Bob Sweikert’s 1955 winner IMS Museum

Always fun to roam the Hall of Fame Museum.  

November 15, 2012-Al Unser’s 1970 winner

Stopped by the Museum last night for Fan Appreciation night. Neat display of Al’s old garage.

November 10, 2012-Meet 6 Indy wins and get free Museum admission!

Fan appreciation night takes place Wednesday November 14th. It’s free admission to the Hall of Fame Museum from 4 to 7 with Bobby Unser (68,75,81) and Johnny Rutherford (74,76,80) signing autographs from 6 to 7. See you there!