Omahan revved up about ownership stake in Indy 500 car
Omahan Chris Nielsen, right, with Jason Peters, left, and Corbet Krause in front of the Lazier Partners Racing garage at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Posted: Saturday, May 18, 2013 12:00 am
Chris Nielsen, a 41-year-old stay-at-home dad from Omaha, stood in a garage Wednesday afternoon watching a mechanical crew fiddle with his new car.
So why, you might ask, was he recording the scene? Because this was no fix-it shop off West Center Road. It was Gasoline Alley at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, 11 days before the Greatest Spectacle in Racing.
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Saturday, May 18, 2013 12:00 am.