Good morning and welcome to raceway at Indianapolis for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Good morning and welcome to raceway at Indianapolis for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

The sun rises over the television compound as ABC prepares for their 51st consecutive year of covering the Indianapolis 500.

The sun rises over the television compound as ABC prepares for their 51st consecutive year of covering the Indianapolis 500.

The Pagoda shines in the early morning sunlight.

The Pagoda shines in the early morning sunlight.

Fans watch the activity in the garage area.

Fans watch the activity in the garage area.

Oriol Servia's garage sports a sign dedicated to his team owner.

Oriol Servia’s garage sports a sign dedicated to his team owner.

Crew members express their love for David Letterman.

Crew members express their love for David Letterman.

David Letterman is interviewed on race morning at Indianapolis.

David Letterman is interviewed on race morning at Indianapolis.

A crowd gathers in the garage area of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.

A crowd gathers in the garage area of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.

Crew members put the final touches on Simona de Silvestro.

Crew members put the final touches on Simona de Silvestro.

Ed Carpenter bikes through the garage area.

Ed Carpenter bikes through the garage area.

Cars get an inspection on Sunday before the 500.

Cars get an inspection on Sunday before the 500.

The No. 48 of Alex Tagliani passes through technical inspection.

The No. 48 of Alex Tagliani passes through technical inspection.

To show you one of the differences between the Chevrolet and Honda aero kits this is the Chevy rear end.

To show you one of the differences between the Chevrolet and Honda aero kits this is the Chevy rear end.

And this is the Honda rear end.

And this is the Honda rear end.

Fans fill the garage area at Indy.

Fans fill the garage area at Indy.

Andrew Luck takes a moment to pose for a selfie with fans.

Andrew Luck takes a moment to pose for a selfie with fans.

Patrick Dempsey signs autographs for fans.

Patrick Dempsey signs autographs for fans.

Tim Daly on the red carpet.

Tim Daly on the red carpet.

Jordin Sparks on the red carpet.

Jordin Sparks on the red carpet.

Perry Farrell of Jane's Addiction on the red carpet.

Perry Farrell of Jane’s Addiction on the red carpet.

Celebrities on the red carpet.

Arie Luyendyk Jr.

Adam Carolla on the red carpet.

Adam Carolla on the red carpet.

The crowd is packing Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The crowd is packing Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Oriol Servia's car with Late Show with David Letterman on the side pods.

Oriol Servia’s car with Late Show with David Letterman on the side pods.

A tunnel of humanity surrounds the No. 29 of Simona de Silvestro

A tunnel of humanity surrounds the No. 29 of Simona de Silvestro

An official watches over the activities before the race.

An official watches over the activities before the race.

Ed Carpenter's crew takes a break before the race.

Ed Carpenter’s crew takes a break before the race.

Simon Pagenaud's car on the grid.

Simon Pagenaud’s car on the grid.

Graham Rahal's engine cover.

Graham Rahal’s engine cover.

Takuma Sato's on the grid.

Takuma Sato’s on the grid.

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Simon Pagenaud , Will Power and Scott Dixon

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JR Hildebrand

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Simona de Silvestro, Graham Rahal and Ryan Hunter-Reay

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Conor Daly

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Patrick Dempsey

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Celebrities at IMS

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IMS pays tributs to longtime friend and supporter of Indy Racing, David Letterman.

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Prerace festivities.

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Borg-Warner Trophy

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Fans crowd the front stretch before the start of the Indianapolis 500.

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Adam Carolla rides in the Honda 2 seater before the Indy 500.

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Flyover of two A-10C Warthog – Indiana National Guard 122nd Fighter Wing

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Honorary Pacecar Driver Jeff Gordon

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Green flag at the Indianapolis 500.

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Oriol Servia, Juan Pablo Montoya and Charlie Kimball

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Scott Dixon , Will Power and Helio Castroneves

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Sebastian Saavedra

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Simona de Silvestro

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The field comes to the green flag.

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Oriol Servia

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Will Power and Simon Pagenaud

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Alex Tagliani

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Marco Andretti and Carlos Munoz

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Charlie Kimball

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Justin Wilson leads cars onto pit lane.

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Helio Castroneves

 

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Ryan Briscoe

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Ed Carpenter and Carlos Munoz

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Justin Wilson

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Scott Dixon

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Alex Tagliani

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The balloons are released in prerace ceremonies.

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Flyover of two A-10C Warthog – Indiana National Guard 122nd Fighter Wing

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A huge American flag is unveiled in turn one.

 

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Fans stand as the racing gets intense.

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Juan Pablo Montoya beats Will Power to the line to win the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya beats Will Power to the line to win the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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The battle for the lead was intense in the final laps.

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Cars race into turn four at Indianapolis.

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Sebastian Saavedra’s car on the hook after his accident.

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Jack Hawksworth’s after his accident with Sebastian Saavedra

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Graham Rahal’s crew attends to his car.

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Sebastian Saavedra and Jack Hawksworth

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Cars race into turn three at Indianapolis.

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Josef Newgarden and Sebastien Bourdais

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Cars race into turn three at Indianapolis

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Fans watch the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Tony Kanaan leads Helio Castroneves

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Cars race into turn three at Indianapolis.

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Fans watch the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya

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Fans watch the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Cars race through turn four at Indianapolis.

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Simon Pagenaud leads a group of cars at Indianapolis.

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Scott Dixon leads at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Scott Dixon leads a three car fight at Indianapolis.

Juan Pablo Montoya beats teammate Will Power to the yard of bricks to win the 2015 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race.

Juan Pablo Montoya beats teammate Will Power to the yard of bricks to win the 2015 Indianapolis 500 Mile Race.

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Juan Pablo Montoya rolls towards victory lane after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya in victory lane after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya in victory lane after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya takes a swig of cold milk after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates with his crew in victory lane after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates in victory lane after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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Juan Pablo Montoya celebrates by kissing the bricks after winning the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500.

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The Montoya’s on the Yard of Bricks

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Montoya Kissing the BorgWarner on Monday

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Montoya at the Monday Photo Shoot

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Montoya at the Monday Photo Shoot

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