Indianapolis 500 Private Jet Service with Le Bas International
The Indianapolis 500-Mile Race (better known as the Indianapolis 500) is an automobile race held annually at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) in Speedway, Indiana, United States, an enclave suburb of Indianapolis, Indiana. The 103rd running of the INDY 500 will be held on Sunday, May 26, 2019. It is contested as part of the IndyCar Series, the top level of American Championship Car racing, an open-wheel open-cockpit formula colloquially known as “Indy Car Racing”. The name of the race is often shortened to Indy 500, and the track itself is nicknamed “the Brickyard”, as the racing surfacing was paved in brick in the fall of 1909. The event, billed as The Greatest Spectacle in Racing, is considered part of the Triple Crown of Motorsport, which comprises three of the most prestigious motor sports events in the world, also including the Monaco Grand Prix and the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Indianapolis 500 History
The inaugural race was held in 1911 and was won by Ray Harroun. The event celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2011, and the 100th running was held in 2016. Will Power is the current champion. The most successful drivers are A. J. Foyt, Al Unser Sr., and Rick Mears, each of whom have won the race four times. The active driver with the most victories is Hélio Castroneves, with three. Rick Mears holds the record for most career pole positions with six. The most successful car owner is Roger Penske, owner of Team Penske, which has 17 total wins and 17 poles.
How to Air Charter to the Indianapolis 500
The speed. The excitement. The pageantry. The tradition. The Indianapolis 500 – there’s nothing else quite like it. Get set for more magic moments and memories at “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” Simply contact Le Bas International for Indianapolis 500 private jet service 24/7 at +1.805.593.0510 or click this link for an online air charter request. The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) is one of the most popular airports for Indianapolis 500 Private Jet Service however, other airports with runways long enough to land larger private jets are Executive and Indianapolis Regional Airport in Mount Comfort.