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  1. Indy driver tries to move on from involvement in fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | SavannahNow

    Sage Karam signs an autograph for a fan during the final practice session for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 27, 2016. INDIANAPOLIS - Jody Karam returned from a bicycle ride and saw his son on the phone with race team owner Chip Ganassi.

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  2. David Letterman used to take suitcase full of beer to Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Contra Costa Times

    David Letterman is part-owner of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing and therefore the retired comedian must conduct himself with a modicum of decorum even when it's the Indianapolis 500, the race of his youth. Letterman grew up 20 miles from the track at Indy and some of his earliest memories including listening to the race while his father worked a backyard grill.

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  3. Inaugural Spanish Flat-Track Champion Earns Entry to 2017 AMA OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Motorcycle.com

    ... Superprestigio of Barcelona at the Palau Sant Jordi, a race won last year by 2013 AMA Pro Grand National Champion Brad Baker by the narrowest of margins over four-time Grand Prix World Champion Marc Marquez . Champion and runner-up in the Masters ...

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  4. Indianapolis 500: Huge hype surrounds 100th running of the Indianapolis 500Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    He wanted to be kind to the old lady, to land in her good graces before the historic 100th running of "The Greatest Spectacle In Racing." "I think this track will pick the winner.

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    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This Oct. 12, 2010, file photo, shows thirty-three cars driven to victory in the Indianapolis 500 forming the starting grid on the main straight during a photo shoot for the Speedway's 100th anniversary, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. The front row, from right to left, included the 1911 Marmon "Wasp, driven by Ray Harroun, the 2010 car driven my Dario Franchitti, and the 1961 roadster driven by A.J. Foyt to win his first of four Indianapolis 500's.

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  6. The hype is back at Indy and everyone wants to win the 100thRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    He wanted to be kind to the old lady, to land in her good graces before the historic 100th running of "The Greatest Spectacle In Racing." "I think this track will pick the winner.

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  7. Dean Stoneman wins closest Freedom 100 by 0.0024 secondsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Dean Stoneman, of England, reacts after winning the Indy Lights Freedom 100 Race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 27, 2016. Dean Stoneman edged out Ed Jones in the Freedom 100 in the closest finish in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history, his win in the Indy Lights race highlighting a Carb Day that drew tens of thousands of fans.

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  8. Oreovicz: Grading the Indy 500 gridRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ESPN

    Carb Day practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway is just one hour out of an available 40 hours of track time in the lead-up to the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 . But as the last time the 33 cars and drivers are on the track prior to the biggest race of the year, teams take that last hour very seriously.

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  9. Karam, Wilson try and move on at Indy 500 from fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Jody Karam returned from a bicycle ride and saw his son on the phone with race team owner Chip Ganassi. At the Karam home just 15 miles from Pocono Raceway, Sage Karam heard the news that would send the blonde bundle of energy into a depression, Like a good dad would, Jody immediately tried to console his son.

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  10. 2016 Charlotte (Coca Cola 600) Q&A: NASCAR Sprint Cup - Chevrolet Press Conference On New RulesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    PAT SUHY, CHEVROLET RACING NASCAR GROUP MANAGER, ANSWERS QUESTIONS ABOUT THE NEW RULES CHANGES IN THE NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES: HOW DID THE NEW TWEAKS TO THE RULES PACKAGE COME ABOUT? "I really think it started in discussions between the teams and NASCAR about where the teams are spending their resources; and wondering if this is really an area they want to race in? NASCAR knows that over time, teams have gained aero performance, whether it's increased downforce or reduced drag, as they spend more and more time in the Wind Tunnel and as they have worked on the tires to have more grip and more give-up.

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  11. Kryptek Outdoor Group Joins Pirtek Team Murray for Indianapolis 500Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    One of the world's leading outdoor adventure apparel suppliers, Kryptek Outdoor Group, has joined PIRTEK Team Murray for its 100th Indianapolis 500 quest this weekend with Matt Brabham. Through its association with Chris and Taya Kyle and the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, Kryptek's distinct 'camo' design is featured throughout the wrap applied to PIRTEK Team Murray's Dallara IndyCar and through the team apparel, which has been designed to support the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation.

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  12. Kanaan, Munoz top final practice for Indianapolis 500Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Tony Kanaan drives the first turn during a practice session at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 21, the opening day of qualifications for the Indianapolis 500. Tony Kanaan drives the first turn during a practice session at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 21, the opening day of qualifications for the Indianapolis 500.

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  13. Indy 500 remains the Greatest Spectacle in RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Post Register

    The Indianapolis 500 has outlasted two world wars, the decline of the automobile industry, a bitter split in open-wheel racing and more death than anyone cares to recall. Through it all, though, this iconic event in America's heartland has endured.

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  14. Why - Drinking of the Milk' became an Indy 500 traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    After driving 200 laps around the famed 2.5 mile oval at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway at least one driver, the first place finisher, reaches for a bottle of milk. It's been a tradition at the Racing Capital of the World for many years.

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  15. Indianapolis 500: A look backRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    In advance of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 29, here are highlights and photos from the Associated Press of every race since 1980. In this May 24, 2015, file photo, Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis.

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  16. IndyCar drivers find comfort in having strong safety teamRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    In this Oct. 6, 2013, file photo, safety team members load driver Dario Franchitti, of Scotland, into an ambulance after a crash during the second IndyCar Grand Prix of Houston auto race, in Houston. Franchitti doesn't remember the crash that ended his career three years ago in Houston.

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  17. Tony Kanaan fastest in final practice for 100th Indy 500Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Tony Kanaan was fastest in the final round of practice for the 100th Indy 500, posting a lap of 226.280 mph to highlight a frantic Carb Day that saw Pippa Mann back slam the wall midway through the session. Pippa Mann, of England, hits the wall in the fourth turn during the final practice session for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 27, 2016.

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  18. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kyle BuschRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    A winner's trophy for the marathon, reputation-making Coca-Cola 600 is certainly one of the most prized possessions in all of NASCAR. The longest race on the NASCAR circuit is about so much more than just distance, too.

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  19. Indianapolis 500: Top Canadian moments at the 'greatest spectacle in racing'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    Al Unser Jr., top, wins the Indianapolis 500 by less than a car length ahead of Scott Goodyear at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1992, the closest finish in the race's history. The Indianapolis 500 is the granddaddy of North American auto racing, and Canadians have had quite a history at the event.

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  20. Canadian James Hinchcliffe: From death's door to Indy pole in a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CTV

    Thirty-four seconds after James Hinchcliffe woke up in the hospital from a disastrous racing crash at the Indy 500 last year, he had only one goal: to get back behind the wheel of a race car. The IndyCar driver from Oakville, Ont.

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