The 2012 Indy 500 weekend started off with all cylinders firing for Chevrolet, which began the IndyCar season with an all-new engine for the race circuit. The 96th running of the 500 was hotter and as exciting as ever. Ryan Briscoe took the pole position while Guy Fieri drove the 2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Pace Car to lead the field of 33 drivers. Chevy driver Tony Kanaan placed third. In this video, we find out why Chevrolet raced at the 2012 Indy 500.