With the practice session for the Indy 500 rained off, drivers needed to keep themselves occupied. The solution? Planking. This craze, started in Australia, sees individuals lying face-down like a plank in unusual places.

Thanks to Twitter, drivers managed to share their ‘planks’ with the fans. Check below for pictures of their efforts.

Arie Luyendyk Jr.

KV Racing: E.J. Viso, Takuma Sato, Tomas Scheckter, Tony Kanaan

James Hinchcliff 

Dario Franchitti

Tony Kannan

Will Power and Ryan Briscoe

Not to be outdone, NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson got involved…


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