Indianapolis Motor Speedway 2014 Qualifying Day #1 part #1

Posted on May 19, 2014

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A fine oak tree on the gold course at the BrickYard.

 

 

 

 

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The Pagoda.

 

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Turn One!

 

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Does anyone know what bird this is? It flew right in front of me and lands for a picture.

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The famous garages at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Gasoline alley was not as busy as usual for the Saturday of qualifications. It was a pretty cool day really, even with the sun. I was cold until I went to bed.

 

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The tires always mesmerize me. Something about how many there are and how much care they take of them intrigues me.

 

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Everyone is hard at work getting ready to try to and make the field for this year’s Indianapolis 500.

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Flag Stand.

 

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The pagoda in the morning sunshine is always impressive.

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They widened the south end of pit road since last year. Complete with new fence that includes the area to get your favorite person’s autograph if you happen to get the chance.

 

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The Z-28 Camero Pace Car is very pretty and fast.

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Left over confetti from the Grand Prix last week.

 

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Princesses and this year’s 500 Festival Queen. With Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard.

 

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Safety crew at the ready.

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This man has been working the Indianapolis 500 for 45 years!!!

 

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James Hinchcliffe’s “ladies” who represent his sponsor United Fibre and Data.

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These two were funny taking the same picture at the same time.

 

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I would love to get a chance to take pictures from that vantage point one time!

 

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