Thursday, March 25, 2010

Robin Roberts To Pilot Pacecar

This morning on ABC's Emmy-winning morning news program 'Good Morning America', Helio Castroneves was live from New York to announce the 2010 Indy 500 Pacecar driver. For just the 2nd time in History a woman will be pacing the 33-car field to the green flag with Robin Roberts behind the wheel. ABC's bio of Robin Roberts

"I am thrilled beyond words to be the Pace Car driver for this year's Indianapolis 500. I've watched the race for years, and never in my wildest dreams did I think I would be starting one of the premier American sporting events. If you see an extra car in the field, it will be me!" - Robin Roberts

"We're thrilled to welcome Robin Roberts as Pace Car driver for the 2010 Indianapolis 500. She is an inspiring and popular personality with tremendous enthusiasm for 'The Greatest Spectacle in Racing." - IMS President and CEO, Jeff Belskus


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