When IMS announced the option earlier this year, 15 homes booked within one week at $3,000 a pop.
"I was so happy for quals to be over just so I could flip the switch in my brain and worry about the race car," Marco Andretti said.
Learn more about the history and culture surrounding the Indianapolis 500 and IMS ahead of the 102nd running on Sunday.
The money raised goes to those involved in motorsports who are struggling with difficult financial circumstances after illness, injury or death.
Wagons and selfie sticks are banned this year at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and all vehicles entering the property are subject to search by police dogs.
A 21-year-old team owner and 18-year-old driver are speeding toward your TV.
People are raving about Kimball's ribs, said News 8's Indy 500 correspondent Laura Steele.
Despite having to relearn how to drive an IndyCar, Danica Patrick is very familiar with the Speedway.
The most popular way to get around the garage is the American way: A suped-up golf cart.
IMS historian Donald Davidson said the tradition of drinking milk in Victory Lane after winning the Indy 500 started in the 1930s.
Josef Newgarden organized a charity ping pong tournament, benefiting the Serious Fun Children's Network, a charity started by Paul Newman.
Mothers can also go to the Hall of Fame Museum at IMS to use an air-conditioned space for any of their needs.
Dominating female drivers are few and far between but there's no doubt women have shaped the Indy 500 from the very beginning and will continue to do so.
The need for speed is a family affair for Dr. Harland Hunter, so as a Christmas gift, he gave his grandchildren a chance to take a ride in the IndyCar two seater at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Ed Carpenter crashed Team Penske's front-row party Sunday. The owner-driver hopes it leads to an even bigger celebration next week at his home track.
Australian driver James Davison has crashed during practice for the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Watch "Fast Friday" practice sessions at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Famous names set the pace in the third day of practice for the 102nd Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil, with the likes of Rahal, Kanaan and Andretti atop the speed chart.
Fresh off of a breakout season, Oladipo was also named a finalist for NBA Most Improved Player.
The royal wedding takes place Saturday. However, if you're an IndyCar driver from England, your focus is on qualifying for the Indianapolis 500.