|When is Indy 500 in 2016?|
The race date for the Indy 500 in 2016 is set for Sunday, May 29th.
|What is Indy 500?|
The Indy 500, also known as the Indianapolis 500, 500 Miles At Indianapolis, or The 500, is an IndyCar race held annually over the Memorial Day weekend, which is the last full weekend in the month of May. The race is held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. The race is hailed as one of the greatest motorsport races in the world and is referred to as "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing." In terms of popularity, the Indy 500 rivals the Daytona 500 Nascar race.