Popular Indianapolis 500, Brickyard 400 Yearbooks On Sale Now
Friday, February 19, 2010
A wide variety of popular Indianapolis 500 and Brickyard 400 yearbooks is available now at the IMS Online Store and IMS Hall of Fame Museum Gift Shop, giving fans an in-depth, colorful look back at some of the great races in Indianapolis Motor Speedway history.
The yearbooks, published by Carl Hungness from 1973-97, feature a complete recap of that year's race, colorful pictures and detailed historical information about the complete history of the event to that date. Each book also features a detailed cover portrait of major personalities from that year's race, including the winner.
Soft-cover editions of each yearbook cost $10, hard-cover editions $20. Books can be purchased in the Media section of the Indianapolis 500 and Brickyard 400 areas of the IMS Online Store at store.indianapolismotorspeedway.com or at the IMS Hall of Fame Museum Gift Shop.
Indianapolis 500 Yearbooks are available from 1969-72 (one book) and each year from 1974 through 1997. Brickyard 400 Yearbooks are available from 1994 and 1995.
IMS tickets: Established in 1909, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has long prevailed as an icon of motorsports excellence. In 2009, the Speedway began the three-year celebration of its Centennial Era, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the facility in 2009 and the 100th anniversary of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race in 2011.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.imstix.com at any time. Tickets for groups of 20 or more also are on sale. Contact the IMS Group Sales Department at (866) 221-8775 for more information.