Crummy end to a good day.
Fernando Alonso will be in fifth position.
Alonso had a four-lap average of 230.034 mph with Carpenter at 230.468 mph.
He slammed head-on into the safety barriers.
"We went through many, many things."
But they're not being actively recruited.
It's the 14th time a Corvette has paced the race.
Alonso drove 222 mph in his IndyCar rookie test.
And it is very orange.
Racing used to be exceptionally dangerous. Apparently, so was drinking cocktails like this.
Button will be the most experienced driver in the race as he makes his 306th start.
Alexander Rossi was clutch in the final laps to capture his first Indy 500 victory
James Hinchcliffe beat Josef Newgarden and Ryan Hunter-Reay to pole for the biggest race in the world, one year after the crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway that almost cost him his life.
This is the Ford Mustang convertible used to pace the 1964 Indianapolis 500. And you can own it for a suitcase full of money.
Roger Penske will celebrate the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 by driving the Camaro SS 50th Anniversary Edition pace car.
IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan takes us for a hot lap around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car. The 99th running of the Indy 500 takes place this weekend.