Indianapolis Motor Speedway Announces Indianapolis 500

At the close of their September 1910 race meet the Indianapolis Motor Speedway track management announced their plan to stage the "greatest race in history." They were right. They announced the Indianapolis 500. Read their announcement in the September 6, 1910 Indianapolis Star article (with headline of "Pilots May Race Here for $30,000") in the attachment below.

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