The Indianapolis 500 is Sunday, May 28, 2017. Here is a look at some New Mexico natives and their role in Indianapolis 500 history.Jim Guthrie debuted in the Indy Racing League in 1996. He won Rookie of the Year in 1977 and won the Indy lead race in hPoenix. He ran three times in the big race with his best finish being 18th. Guthrie later competed in Formula Drift Racing. Today, he loves to compete in triathlons and owns Car Crafters.
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