Links: Centennial Indianapolis 500 Approaches

By John Beltz Snyder

May 26, 2011

The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 is this Sunday, so, of course, Indy has been popping up in the news a quite a bit this week. To get you caught up, here is some of the chatter emerging online ahead of the race.

ESPN F1: Tagliani secures pole for Indy500

IndyCar: Hunter-Reay replaces Junqueira for race

Jalopnik: The toughest driver at Indy is a woman, and she’s not Danica Patrick

MSNBC Autos: Top 10 IndyCar technologies

MotorAuthority: Indy 500: Now, Goldbricking Is No Insult

Autoblog: TAG Heuer celebrates 100th anniversary of the Indy 500

TheThrottle: Indy 500: 100 years of awesomeness

CNet: Team Hot Wheels attempts longest car jump at Indy 500

Also, check out some of the highlight's from last year's race in the video below: