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TTYM: The Indy 500 Winner Buzz and Why You Should Never Eat At A Stadium

Tara Lipinsky brings you some of the most interesting sports stories you may not have heard about in That Thing You Missed.

05/31/2013

Tony Kanaan of Brazil, driver of the Hydroxycut KV Racing Technology-SH Racing Chevrolet, races during the IZOD IndyCar Series 97th running of the Indianpolis 500 mile race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 26, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Tony Kanaan Wins Indy 500, Allmendinger Makes Most Of 2nd Chance

Tony Kanaan had driven past Ryan Hunter-Reay just before Franchitti’s wreck to win the race.

97.1 The Ticket–05/26/2013

Will Power, driver of the #12 Verizon Penske Racing Chevrolet Dallara drives during final practice on Carb Day for the 97th Indianapolis 500 mile race at Indianapolis Motor  Speedway on May 24, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Indy 500 Under Way With Crash In Opening Laps

Tony Kanaan and Marco Andretti swapped the lead in the early laps of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, both of them trying to win at a place that has caused them plenty of heartache.

97.1 The Ticket–05/26/2013

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Helio Castroneves Chooses Indy 500 Over Sex

The 97th Indianapolis 500 takes place on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–05/23/2013

Indianpolis Motor Speedway before the grand opening - June 1909 (Wikimedia Commons)

Detroit History: Motor City Dominates The Indy-500

95 years ago, Detroit’s Chevrolet Brothers rebuilt Ford Model-T’s into souped up tire-smoking goers called “Frontenacs” that roared to victory at the Indy Speedway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2011

Indianapolis 500 Centennial is celebrated on a Forever Stamp. (credit: USPS)

Detroit History: From Indy 500 Champion To Detroit Automaker

The man who invented the rear view mirror built a popular car at his factory on Michigan Avenue until the economic crash following World War I.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2011

U of M 2011 Solar Car will compete with in the American Solar Car Challenge. (Credit: UM.edu)

U-M’s Solar Car To Compete In American Solar Car Challenge

Before the Indy 500′s 100th anniversary race, U-M’s solar car Quantum will roll in the Formula Sun Grand Prix.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011

2011 Camaro Convertible

Trump To Drive “Indy 500″ Pace Car

Officials with the Indianapolis 500 have selected Donald Trump to drive the pace car in this year’s 100th anniversary race.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2011

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Karsch And Anderson Top Ten 3-22-11

Ways you can tell Donald Trump is driving the Indy 500 pace car…

97.1 The Ticket–03/22/2011