This site is devoted to the great American automobiles chosen each year to lead the pack at the Indianapolis 500. Known as "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing", the Indy 500 is about much more than which driver will take the checkered flag. It also gives auto makers the opportunity to take a production car and make it worthy of the Indy 500 badge. The Indy pace car represents the best in American automotive technology. This website explores the rich history and tradition behind these prestigious automobiles.
2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 to pace the 2012 Indianapolis 500
Our gift shop pages have finally been updated to reflect current inventory, and several new items have been added!
T-shirts: Three new Camaro t-shirts and a retro Trans Am shirt too!
1/18 scale: 1980 and 1989 Trans Ams now in stock, plus hard-to-find previously owned models.
1/64 scale: Now in stock, the 2010 and 2011 Camaro pace car diorama pack from Greenlight!
The Official Chevrolet Indy Pace Car Book, from 1948 to 1990
What's new at Indypacecars.com:
The site is currently in the process of being updated and the "what's new" section will be updated accordingly. For now, you can use the links below to quickly find featured content areas on the site:
Pace car diecasts: 1/18 scale, 1/24 scale, 1/64 scale, and Franklin Mint (1/24 scale) diecasts
Looking for replacement pace car decal kits? Direct links to purchase select kits from Amazon.com, plus links to additional replacement decal vendors.
Looking to buy or sell a pace car?
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