2010 Indianapoils 500 live coverage

Welcome to FOXSports.com's coverage of the Indianapolis 500.

The action begins at 1 p.m. ET. Check back all day for live coverage of the "Greatest spectacle in Racing."

Quote me : Ndamukong Suh, Detroit Lions, No. 1 draft pick in 2010 NFL Draft -- "There are big differences [between football and racing], but there is also cameraderie as well. Pit crews and everyone have to band together and make their one guy be the best and take home the crown."

Picture perfect: Check out the celebrity sightings in Indianapolis

Noon ET: One hour until green flag for the 94th Indianapolis 500.

A note from SPEED (11:30 a.m. ET): On the eve of the Indianapolis 500, here are 50 facts from the race's past and present for your amusement .

Note from the garage (11:15 a.m. ET): Conquest Racing announced late last night that they signed a new sponsor for the race. Armandolive.com, a website for real estate investing expert and Flip This House star Armando Montelongo's live events, as a title sponsor for the No. 34 car driven by Mario Romancini.

Chris Estrada (11 a.m. ET): Mere hours before the 93rd running of the Indianapolis 500, there's a glaring lack of American drivers on the grid -- in fact, only nine of the 33 starters are U.S.-born. Steve Ballard of the Indianapolis Star notes how the IZOD IndyCar Series has taken on the international characteristics of the late CART/Champ Car series, where the foreigners outnumbered Americans, 19-14, in 1995 -- the last year before the split. READ MORE