Highlights from the 51st running of the Indianapolis 500

RACE: 51st Indianapolis 500

DATE: May 30-31, 1967

WINNER: A.J. Foyt

AVERAGE SPEED: 151.207 mph

WHAT HAPPENED: It took two days to run the race after rain halted it 18 laps into its start on a Tuesday. The race resumed on Wednesday, with Foyt winning for the third time after Parnelli Jones, driving for Andy Granatelli, led 171 laps before a $6 ball bearing led to a broken transmission on lap 196.

NOTABLE: Mario Andretti won the pole and set single lap (169.779 mph) and four-lap track records (168.982 mph).

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