Indy 500 - A Slice Of The American Pie :: MAXINE
Linux users community sponsors car in the Indy 500 -
As we ramp up to what many believe is the greatest auto racing spectacle in the world today, here is a story that is a little slice of the “American Pie”.
One of the sponsors is a software operating system that really has no single corporate backing in that it is an Open-Source operating system code that runs on platforms that also run Microsoft Windows, known as Linux.
The driver is famous for being a substitute driver for many of the teams who race in American open-wheel racing series and was once a driver of note in the former CART Series before it split up into two different formulas – Indy Car and Champ Car.
This week it is all about Indy Car for both Linux and Robert Moreno, a Brazilian who recently applied for US citizenship.