A Moment in Motorsports History with Donald Davidson

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Historian, Donald Davidson, joins us for each race this season with A Moment in Motorsports History to take you down memory lane and keep you informed on the major events that helped shape the Indy 500 and the Verizon IndyCar Series.

Moment # 17 – Carl Fisher

 

Centennial Moment 16 – 1952 Indy 500

 

Centennial Moment 15 – 1961 Golden Anniversary

 

Centennial Moment 14 – 1977 – Tony Hulman’s Last Indy 500

 

Centennial Moment 13 – 1977 – Reaching 200 mph

 

Centennial Moment 12 – 1952 – I.M.S. Radio Network premieres

 

Centennial Moment 11 – Wilbur Shaw

 

Centennial Moment 10 – A rear engine wins the Indy 500

 

Centennial Moment 9 – Breaking the 100mph Barrier

 

Centennial Moment 8 – George Stewart

 

Centennial Moment 7 – The Borg Warner Trophy

 

Centennial Moment 6 – The Pace Car

 

Centennial Moment 5 – 1925

 

Centennial Moment 4 – 1923

 

Centennial Moment 3 – Ralph Depalma

 

Centennial Moment 2 – 500 Miles

 

Centennial Moment 1 – Developing the Speedway