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The Greatest Spectacle in Racing
Since the dawn of automotive racing, the world's best drivers have tested their skills, bravery and the limits of speed in the legendary Indianapolis 500. The winner claims the historic Borg-Warner Trophy, and racing immortality.
Officially licensed in cooperation with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis 500: A Century of Excitement tells the compelling and entertaining story of the race that has become known as simply The Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Overflowing with photographs hand-picked from the Speedway's mammoth photo archives, and filled with historic, behind-the-scene stories, you'll revel in the history that has shaped this amazing event.
The Indianapolis 500: A Century of Excitement features hundreds of never-before-published photos handpicked from the Speedway's archives, this abundantly illustrated hardcover book captures the spirit, the joy and sheer fun that helps define The Indianapolis 500.