The premier event of the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series season, the 96th Indianapolis 500 is scheduled to race on Sunday, May 27, 2012 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway stadium. As part of the ICONIC Project it will be the first time since 1996 that all entries will feature turbocharged engines and brand new model-year chassis.
Along with the Monaco Grand Prix and the 24 hours of Le Mans, the Indianapolis 500 is considered one of the three most significant motorsports events in the world. Promoted as ‘The Greatest Spectacle in Racing’ some 400,000 people are expected to attend the event.
With such a high volume of people coming to Indianapolis for the race it is expected that most hotels in the area will be fully booked. That said if you haven’t yet booked a hotel however fear not as this selection of Five Indianapolis 500 Hotels To Think About should provide you with a good starting point for your search.
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