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Misc event facts
Official name of the track 
Official name of the race 
The famous intersection 
Year the first Indy 500 was run 
Trophy awarded to race winner 
Traditional drink of the race winner 
Song performed as part of pre-race since 1946 
Person who currently performs the song 
Person who has performed either;'The Star-Spangled Banner', 'God Bless America' or 'America The Beautiful' since 1991 
Misc race facts
Size of track 
Only driver with six pole postions 
Only driver with three victories from the pole 
Oldest driver to win race (1987) 
Youngest driver to win race (1952) 
Most starts (35) 
Most starts without winning (22) 
First black driver to qualify (1991) 
Owner with most victories (15) 
Misc race facts - Female drives
First female driver to qualify (1977) 
First female Rookie Of The Year (1992) 
Most starts by a female driver (9) 
Highest finishing female driver (2009 - 3rd) 
Fastest female qualifier (2002 - 229.439 mph) 
Four time winners
1961, 1964, 1967, 1977 
1970, 1971, 1978, 1987 
1979, 1984, 1988, 1991 
Non-Americans with mutliple wins
Brazil (1989, 1993) 
Netherlands (1990, 1997) 
Brazil (2001. 2002. 2009) 
United Kingdom - Scotland (2007, 2010) 
Five fastest race winners (Avg MPH)
185.981 mph (1990) 
176.457 mph (1991) 
170.722 mph (1986) 
167.607 mph (2000) 
167.581 mph (1989) 
Five fastest pole positions (Avg MPH)
233.100 mph (1996) 
232.482 mph (1992) 
231.725 mph (2003) 
231.604 mph (1995) 
231.342 mph (2002) 
Five fastest four lap qualifying speeds
236.986 mph (1996) 
233.718 mph (1996) 
233.100 mph (1996) 
232.882 mph (1996) 
232.684 mph (1996) 
Drivers with back to back wins
1939-1940 
1947–1948 
1953–1954 
1970–1971 
2001-2002* 
All time lap leaders - Career
644 Laps 
612 Laps 
556 Laps 
555 Laps 
508 Laps 

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