Cars and show business: two worlds collide
In 2016, among the several VIPs present at the Indianapolis 500, there was one that caught the attention of both music and motorsport fans: Lady Gaga.
The award winning pop star, famouse for her extravagance and creativity, brought a touch of glamour to the race. She appeared as guest of honor and sang before the start of the race.
IndyCar benefited greatly from the media exposure coming from the participation of an international pop star like Lady Gaga. The race had an unprecedented visibility, also thanks to the attraction of the celebrities attending.
Lady Gaga also had the chance to go around the paddock, meeting drivers, teams and fans.
The partnership between Lady Gaga and IndyCar in 2016 is the demonstration that show business and sports can collide in a single experience. The popstar brought her enthusiasm and her unique sense of style to the racing world, contributing to a memorable event that has left an unforgettable mark on the history of IndyCar.
Indy500 2016, the winner is Alexander Rossi
Talking about the race, in 2016 the winner was the American driver Alexander Rossi. The victory was extraordinary, with an excellent strategy. His outstanding performance made Indy500 event more unforgettable that year. People were on the edge of their seats until the end.
The presence of Lady Gaga to this high profile event added a unique dimension, a bridge from the glamour of pop culture to the adrenaline of races. The combination of music and motorsport made this leg of the 2016 IndyCar Championship an unforgettable experience, highlighting the ability of these mergers to attract an even bigger and more varied audience.