Month of May: Over a Century Later, The 500 Remains “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing”

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SPEEDWAY, Ind. — Story by Race Chaser Online Midwest Correspondent Aaron Bearden — Chris Owens/IndyCar photo — Memorial Day weekend is a special time in the United States, when we honor those who have fallen while serving our country. For racing fans, the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend is even more special. Proclaimed as the greatest day in racing, the …

Month of May: There’s More Than (the 500) in Indiana

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The following story is part of Race Chaser Online’s special ‘Month of May’ series both building up to Memorial Day weekend’s runnings of the Monaco Grand Prix, Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 and paying tribute to several special dates during the month along the way. INDIANAPOLIS — Story by Race Chaser Online Midwest Correspondent Aaron Bearden — Anderson Speedway photo …