Armstrong to drive pace car in Indianapolis 500
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Lance Armstrong can't wait to hear the roar of the crowd again when he drives the pace car in the Indianapolis 500.
Armstrong, who retired last year after winning a record seventh consecutive Tour de France, will pace the field at the May 28 race in a 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. He says it will be a "rush" to hear some 250,000 fans screaming.
"You try to take all of that in," Armstrong said. "It will have been almost a year since I have heard that as a sportsman. It will be neat to get a little of that back." Full article