1987 Indy 500

1987 Indy 500. Team Penske dominated the month, sweeping the top three starting positions with Rick Mears winning the pole position, Danny Sullivan at the center of the front row, and Al Unser, Sr. on the outside. The movie, "Hoosiers," was nominated for two Academy Awards.

Indy Royalty, Four-Timers - SPEED SPORT
Indy Royalty, Four-Timers – SPEED SPORT (Ray Moreno)

Chrysler also created a limited number of Pace Car replica Convertibles and Coupes for sale to the public. Team Penske dominated the month, sweeping the top three starting positions with Rick Mears winning the pole position, Danny Sullivan at the center of the front row, and Al Unser, Sr. on the outside. Jeff MacPherson gets ready to practice.

Gary Bettenhausen and the legendary Chris Economaki.

Team Penske dominated the month, sweeping the top three starting positions with Rick Mears winning the pole position, Danny Sullivan at the center of the front row, and Al Unser, Sr. on the outside.

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The movie, "Hoosiers," was nominated for two Academy Awards. And the Indiana University Hoosiers making big news in their own right, winning their fifth NCAA championship. There was one non-championship event, the Marlboro Challenge.