Wednesday, December 20, 2006
Vertu Unveils Limited Edition IMS Mobile Phone
Vertu, the leading manufacturer of handcrafted mobile phones for the luxury market, has unveiled the Indianapolis Limited Edition Vertu Ascent phone as part of its Vertu Racetrack Legends Series. Only 1,000 models of the Indianapolis Limited Edition, each serialized from 1 to 1,000, will be made.
Monday, December 18, 2006
IMS Hall Of Fame Books Make Great, Affordable Holiday Gift
The glorious history of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Speedway's Hall of Fame Museum is captured in three soft-cover books on sale at the rear of the Museum's display area. All three books make excellent, affordable holiday gifts for IMS enthusiasts, as each book costs $10 or less.
Monday, December 11, 2006
Stewart, Chevrolet Announce Short-Track Partnership At IMS
Two-time NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series champion Tony Stewart and officials from GM Racing and Chevrolet announced Dec. 11 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway that Chevrolet will power and sponsor Tony Stewart Racing's (TSR) entries in the United States Auto Club (USAC) and the World of Outlaws Sprint Series for three years, beginning in 2007.
Friday, December 08, 2006
Free Admission Dec. 22 At IMS Museum, Bus Tour For ‘12 Days’ Promotion
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum is in the giving spirit and offering the public free admission to the museum and the narrated track tour on Friday, Dec. 22. The promotion provides easy access to one of the world's premier collections of race cars, classic automobiles, motorsports artwork and artifacts.
Thursday, December 07, 2006
Hulman-George Family Wins Prestigious ICVA Hospitality Award
The Indianapolis Convention and Visitors Association presented the Hulman-George family, owners of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with its prestigious William K. McGowan Jr. Hospitality Leadership Award on Dec. 7.
Tuesday, December 05, 2006
Enjoy Behind The Scene View Of IMS With Grounds Tour In 2007
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum's popular "Grounds Tour" will return in 2007 with a 60-date schedule, and the Museum is taking tour ticket orders now. The Grounds Tour is a fantastic opportunity to entertain family, friends or clients with a behind-the-scenes view of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's awe-inspiring infrastructure.
Friday, December 01, 2006
IMS Productions Wins Prestigious Award For Documentary
IMS Productions, the state-of-the-art video production arm of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, has won a prestigious film award from the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival for the documentary "Heart to Heart." The film chronicles the story of Bailey Hunsberger, a then-12-year-old girl from Indianapolis who suffers from various heart defects.
Tuesday, November 28, 2006
Billows, Olinger Named To Top Medical Roles For IMS, IRL
Dr. Geoffrey Billows and Dr. Michael Olinger have been named directors of medical services for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Indy Racing League, respectively, after serving for more than a decade under retiring medical director Dr. Henry Bock.
Monday, November 27, 2006
IMS Stars Nominated For 2006 Auto Racing All-America Team
Sam Hornish Jr. and Jimmie Johnson, who both won marquee events in 2006 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and also captured season titles, are among the drivers nominated for the 2006 Auto Racing All-America team, selected by members of the American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association.
Thursday, November 16, 2006
Start Your Holiday Shopping Friday, Saturday At IMS Warehouse Sale
Motorsports fans can start their holiday shopping engines at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Holiday Warehouse Sale on Nov. 17-18. The sale will be open to the public from noon-6 p.m. (ET) Friday, Nov. 17 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18 at the IMS Retail Merchandising Department Gift Shop Warehouse in the Brickyard Plaza, 4567 W. 16th St.
Saturday, November 11, 2006
'Extreme Makeover' Show Filmed In Indy On ABC Sunday
The episode of the hit ABC show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" that was filmed in and around Indianapolis will be shown at 8 p.m. (ET) Sunday, Nov. 12. Energetic host Ty Pennington and a production crew filmed Sept. 28 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Friday, November 10, 2006
Hornish, Andretti Among IMS Drivers Up For Year-End Awards
Sam Hornish Jr. and Marco Andretti, whose spellbinding duel in the 90th Indianapolis 500 captivated fans worldwide, lead a number of drivers eligible for season-ending awards who competed this year at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Tuesday, November 07, 2006
Brickyard Winner Johnson To Compete In Elite Race Of Champions
Reigning Allstate 400 at the Brickyard champion Jimmie Johnson will be a member of the United States team at the Race of Champions on Saturday, Dec. 16 in Paris. The all-star event pits top drivers from many types of worldwide racing on a special rallycross track inside the 80,000-seat Stade de France soccer stadium. Vote In Poll In This Story! |
Wednesday, October 25, 2006
Haunted Corn Maze With Heart
Wednesday, October 25, 2006
IMS Employees, Sinden Racing Help Haunted Corn Maze With Heart
Children trying to find their way through the Haunted Corn Maze at Beasley's Orchard & Gardens may not think the scary characters have a heart of gold, but it's true. Indianapolis Motor Speedway employees Shawn Payne and Kate Belt are among the volunteers adding a frightful presence to the already-scary corn maze at Beasley's Orchard in Danville, Ind.
Monday, October 23, 2006
Put A Speedway Spin On Your Trick-Or-Treating For Halloween!
Looking for some frighteningly fun gear to wear while trick-or-treating or greeting the little goblins at your door next week on Halloween? Look no further than the Brickyard Authentics Online Store for this IMS-themed Halloween T-shirt and ladies' socks!
Tuesday, October 17, 2006
Put 2007 IMS Event Schedule On Your Computer Desktop!
It may not seem like it now, but the 2007 racing season isn't as far off as you might think. So remind yourself of the upcoming summer of speed at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway by downloading this desktop wallpaper for your computer today!
Friday, October 13, 2006
Alternative Rock Band The Fray Visits IMS
Tuesday, October 10, 2006
IMS/IRL Medical Director Bock Retiring After Distinguished Tenure
Dr. Henry Bock will retire as senior director of medical services for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Indy Racing League, effective Jan. 1, 2007. Bock has served in that capacity at IMS since 1982 and for the IRL since it started competition in 1996. He will remain at IMS and the IRL as a medical and safety advisor.
Thursday, October 05, 2006
'Extreme Makeover' Host Pennington, Film Crew Awed By IMS
Ty Pennington, the host and star of the hit ABC network television show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," is an excitable, energetic and talkative guy on camera, but he and the production crew that filmed recently at Indianapolis Motor Speedway summed up the experience with one word: awe.
Wednesday, October 04, 2006
'Extreme Makeover' Host, Crew Visit IMS
Friday, September 29, 2006
Montgomery Gentry Concert
Wednesday, September 27, 2006
Music Fans: Come To IMS Tonight For Free Montgomery Gentry Concert!
Chart-topping country duo Montgomery Gentry will perform at the Chevy Silverado Drive for Farm Aid on Thursday, Sept. 28 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Check out all the details about this great free show Thursday evening at IMS!
Monday, September 25, 2006
Montoya Starts Drive To Brickyard With Test At Talladega
2000 Indianapolis 500 winner Juan Pablo Montoya started his drive toward the 2007 Allstate 400 at the Brickyard with his first official stock car test session Sept. 25 at Talladega Superspeedway. Montoya will attempt to qualify for the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard on Sunday, July 29, 2007, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Wednesday, September 20, 2006
Montgomery Gentry To Perform Free Concert Sept. 28 At IMS
Chart-topping country duo Montgomery Gentry will perform at the Chevy Silverado Drive for Farm Aid on Thursday, Sept. 28 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The free concert, sponsored by Central Indiana Chevrolet Dealers and presented by Indianapolis radio station WFMS and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, will take place from 8-9 p.m. (ET).