The 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil is officially 200 days away.
The 2018 Indianapolis 500 takes place on May 27, 2018 and is the centre piece of the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. In recent years Andretti Autosport have been extremely successful at the Brickyard with 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series rookie of the year Alexander Rossi having taken victory in the race.
Takuma Sato took victory for Andretti Autosport in 2017 but the big surprise was Sunoco Rookie of the year Ed Jones who finished the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil on the podium in third place just behind Helio Castroneves.
Jones, who was racing for Dale Coyne Racing at the time of the Indy 500 has since moved to Chip Ganassi Racing, driving the No.10 NTT DATA Honda alongside Scott Dixon.The Indianapolis 500 is the world’s largest single day sporting event. For tickets visit – http://www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com/events/indy500/buy-tickets