Quiz: How Well Do You Know the Indianapolis 500?
How Well Do You Know the Indianapolis 500?
By: Steven Symes
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About This Quiz

Do you look forward to the Indy 500 winner pouring out a cold one at the end of the race? 

Considered by many to be one of the most important automotive races, this annual event is a huge deal. Drivers and fans from around the world show up to celebrate this endurance race, which has plenty of fanfare surrounding the competition. There are also plenty of traditions steeped in the event, some that might seem strange to those who are uninitiated. 

While tickets can be hard to come by, it's even more difficult to camp out at the track, as those are some of the most coveted passes for the race. In fact, they often sell out the day that they're available to order, so if you're lucky enough to pitch your tent or bring a camper for a weekend of partying and racing, consider yourself truly blessed. The track still has plenty of seating, but it fills up as well, so you should always plan ahead if you want to attend. Of course, the Indy 500 is televised not only in the United States, but quite a few other countries around the globe, thanks to intense international interest in the results. 

So how much do you know about this race? Can you burn rubber on this quiz? Take it now and find out! 

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