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Donald Trump out of Indy pace car

Updated: May 15, 2011, 11:08 PM ET
Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Donald is giving up one race, perhaps so he can focus on another.

Real estate mogul Donald Trump said Thursday he will not be the celebrity pace-car driver for the Indianapolis 500 on May 29, pulling out because it would be "inappropriate" given that "he may be announcing shortly his intention" to run for president.

Trump, whose replacement driver could be four-time Indy winner A.J. Foyt, also said his busy schedule would make it impossible to fulfill the required ...

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