2011 marks the historic 100th Anniversary of the first running of the Indianapolis 500, and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is offering an opportunity for you to participate in the activities surrounding this momentous occasion. To help celebrate the history and tradition of this great event, we will be hosting the 100th Anniversary Pace Car Reunion, a once-in-a-lifetime event to be held inside the hallowed grounds of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 21-22, 2011.
We will be accepting only Indianapolis 500 “Official” Pace Car or a Track/Festival Car to participate in our reunion and if you have an automobile that should be considered, we would be honored to have you submit an application to participate. We would also like to encourage you to make plans to attend the Celebration and take part in the festivities on qualification weekend for the Indianapolis 500!
If you would like more information or would like to participate in the 100th Anniversary Pace Car Reunion event, please fill out the application form.
We look forward to seeing you at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 21-22, 2011 and celebrating with you our appreciation for the cars that paced the Indianapolis 500 mile race.
A brief outline of the event follows, although the exact times are subject to change:
Friday, May 20, 2011
• 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. Cars will load in and be staged on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway infield.
Saturday, May 21, 2011
• 8:00 – 6:00 p.m. Cars will be staged and voting for “Fan’s Choice” will take place.
• 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Reception location TBD (only open to pace car reunion participants).
Sunday, May 22, 2011
• 8:00 – 6:00 p.m. Cars will be displayed in the infield, in their assigned spots that they received on Friday.
The entry fee is $100.00 per car. Each entrant will receive the following:
• 2 Bronze Badges
• 1 Parking Pass
An application must be completed for each entry. Applications are now being accepted. All forms must be postmarked by Tuesday March 1, 2011 (no faxes or e-mails accepted). If interested, please return the form and $100 entry fee by March 1, 2011, to the following address:
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum / PC
P.O. Box 24518
Indianapolis, IN 46224
IMS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject (or rescind acceptance) of any entry. Should you have any questions, please call Greta Allen at 317 492-6779 or e-mail email@example.com.
NOTE: The IMS offices will be closed 12/24/10 – 1/2/11, so any inquires received during that week will be not be addressed until we return on 1/3/11.