The Indy 500: in pictures
We celebrate the centenary 500 with 11 record-breaking moments from the last 100 years
Posted: 31 May 2011
Seeing as Hot Wheels are attempting this preposterous truck-jumping record-breaking attempt at the Indianapolis 500 this weekend, we thought we'd look back on other records created at the race which hits its hundredth birthday on Sunday.
Click on for eleven landmark moments from the 500-mile competition's history - which can also claim to be the most popular sporting spectator event in the world. But we haven't got a picture of that one.