EVENT SUMMARY: 2014 Firestone 600

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2014 Firestone 600
Saturday, June 7, 2014

Race Winner: Ed Carpenter
Official box score – View PDF

Go to 2013 Event Summary
Go to 2012 Event Summary

Post-race analysis »
Post-race point standings »
Important times »
Track facts »
Entrant facts »
History »
Session times »
Pre-race point standings »
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POST-RACE ANALYSIS

Box score: View PDF
Lap chart: View PDF
Leader lap summary: View PDF
Pit stop summary: View PDF
Top section times: View PDF

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POST-RACE POINT STANDINGS

Driver standings:

Rank Car Driver Points
1 12 Will Power 370
2 3 Helio Castroneves 331
3 28 Ryan Hunter-Reay 310
4 77 Simon Pagenaud 279
5 25 Marco Andretti 235
6 34 Carlos Munoz (R) 227
7 2 Juan Pablo Montoya 223
8 9 Scott Dixon 214
9 10 Tony Kanaan 189
10 19 Justin Wilson 182
11 27 James Hinchcliffe 181
12 11 Sebastien Bourdais 180
13 8 Ryan Briscoe 179
14 83 Charlie Kimball 169
15 7 Mikhail Aleshin (R) 163
16 98 Jack Hawksworth (R) 156
17 14 Takuma Sato 151
17 67 Josef Newgarden 151
19 15 Graham Rahal 147
20 18 Carlos Huertas (R) 146
21 17 Sebastian Saavedra 138
22 20 Mike Conway 122
23 20 Ed Carpenter 104
24 16 Oriol Servia 88
25 26 Kurt Busch (R) 80
26 21 JR Hildebrand 66
27 22 Sage Karam (R) 57
28 33 James Davison (R) 34
29 5 Jacques Villeneuve 29
30 68 Alex Tagliani 28
31 6 Townsend Bell 22
32 63 Pippa Mann 21
33 41 Martin Plowman (R) 18
34 91 Buddy Lazier 11
35 26 Franck Montagny 8

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Entrant standings:

Rank Car Driver Points
1 12 Verizon Team Penske 370
2 3 Team Penske 331
3 28 DHL Andretti Autosport 310
4 77 Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports 279
5 25 Snapple Andretti Autosport 235
6 34 Cinsay AndrettiTV.com HVM Racing 227
7 20 Fuzzy’s Vodka Ed Carpenter Racing 226
8 2 Penske Motorsports 223
9 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing 214
10 10 Target Chip Ganassi Racing 189
11 19 Dale Coyne Racing 182
12 27 United Fiber & Data Andretti Autosport 181
13 11 KVSH Racing 180
14 8 NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing 179
15 83 Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing 169
16 7 SMP Racing 163
17 98 Bryan Herta Autosport 156
18 14 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing 151
18 67 Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing 151
20 15 National Guard RLL Racing 147
21 18 Dale Coyne Racing 146
22 17 KV-AFS Racing 138
23 16 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 88
23 26 Suretone Andretti Autosport 88
25 21 Preferred Freezer Ed Carpenter Racing 66
26 22 Dreyer & Reinbold – Kingdom Racing 57
27 33 Always Evolving KV Racing Technology 34
28 5 Schmidt Peterson Motorsports 29
29 68 SFHR/RW Motorsports 28
30 6 Robert Graham KV Racing Technology 22
31 63 Dale Coyne Racing 21
32 41 Alfe AJ Foyt Racing 18
33 91 Lazier Partners Racing 11

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Manufacturer standings:

Rank Manufacturer Points
1 Chevrolet 1092
2 Honda 755

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Bonus winnings (unofficial tally):

Rank Car Team Points
1 12 Will Power $134,000
2 77 Simon Pagenaud $76,000
3 3 Helio Castroneves $74,000
4 28 Ryan Hunter-Reay $70,000
5 9 Scott Dixon $44,000
6 10 Tony Kanaan $41,000
7 83 Charlie Kimball $32,000
8 20 Mike Conway $30,000
8 20 Ed Carpenter $30,000
10 25 Marco Andretti $27,000
10 34 Carlos Munoz $27,000
12 2 Juan Pablo Montoya $25,000
13 27 James Hinchcliffe $24,000
14 19 Justin Wilson $23,000
15 7 Mikhail Aleshin $22,000
16 15 Graham Rahal $20,000
17 8 Ryan Briscoe $16,000
18 14 Takuma Sato $11,000
19 11 Sebastien Bourdais $10,000
20 67 Josef Newgarden $9,000
21 16 Oriol Servia $7,000
21 18 Carlos Huertas $7,000
21 98 Jack Hawksworth $7,000
24 17 Sebastian Saavedra $4,000

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Non-Leaders Circle entry winnings (unofficial tally):

Rank Car Team
1 8 NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing $135,000
2 16 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing $50,000
3 41 Alfe AJ Foyt Racing $10,000
4 26 Suretone Andretti Autosport $5,000

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Firestone Pit Performance Award winners:

Race Car Team
Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, Race 2 27 United Fiber & Data Andretti Autosport
Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit, Race 1 27 United Fiber & Data Andretti Autosport
Grand Prix of Indianapolis 28 DHL Andretti Autosport
Barber 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing
Long Beach 12 Verizon Team Penske
St. Petersburg 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing

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IMPORTANT TIMES

Green flag: 8:50 PM EDT*
Race broadcast: US: 8:00 PM EDT on NBC Sports Network
Can: 8:00 PM EDT on Sportsnet
Qualifying: Race 1: 8:35-9:35 AM EDT Saturday
Race 2: 10:00-10:30 AM EDT Sunday
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(Broadcast:
US: 6:30 PM EDT Friday on NBC Sports Network
Can: 7:00 PM EDT Friday on Sportsnet ONE)
Practice sessions: 11:00 AM-12:15 PM EDT Friday
7:45-8:15 PM EDT Friday
Drivers meeting: Streamed on INDYCAR ’14
6:00-7:00 PM EDT Saturday
Full weekend schedule: View PDF
Radio/live timing and scoring: INDYCAR Race Control

*7:50 PM CDT (local), 6:50 PM MDT, 5:50 PM PDT, 9:50 PM BRT, 1:50 AM Sun BST, 12:50 PM Sun NZST, 10:50 AM Sun AEST, 9:50 AM Sun JST

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TRACK FACTS

Track type: Oval
Length: 1.455 miles
Race distance: 248 laps (372 miles, ~600 km)
Number of turns: 4
Track map: View PNG
Start: Rolling
Restarts: Single-file
Event Twitter account and hashtag: @TXMotorSpeedway, #Firestone600
Weather forecast:
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ENTRANT FACTS

Entry list: View PDF
Past entrant performance: View PDF
Spotter guide: View PDF
Pit assignments: View PDF
Engineer and race strategist list: Visit thesetupsheet.com
Wing configuration: Superspeedway
Boost specs: 130 kPa
Push-to-pass specs: N/A
Firestone tires available per entry: 10 sets per team (plus sets for rookies and cars outside top 10)Same tire construction used at Texas and Fontana in 2013

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HISTORY

Last five wins: 2013 – Helio Castroneves, Team Penske
2012 – Justin Wilson, Dale Coyne Racing
2011 – (Race 1) Dario Franchitti, Target Chip Ganassi Racing
2011 – (Race 2) Will Power, Team Penske
2010 – Ryan Briscoe, Team Penske
2009 – Helio Castroneves, Team Penske
Last five poles: 2013 – Will Power, Verizon Team Penske (219.182 MPH)
2012 – Alex Tagliani, Bryan Herta Autosport (215.691 MPH)
2011 – Alex Tagliani, Sam Schmidt Motosports (215.186 MPH)
2010 – Ryan Briscoe, Team Penske (215.273 MPH)
2009 – Dario Franchitti, Target Chip Ganassi Racing (214.513 MPH)
Track lap record: 236.678 MPH (2001, Paul Tracy (CART sanction))

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SESSION TIMES

Race – Official results

Rank Start Car Driver Engine Laps Comment
1 5 20 Ed Carpenter C 248
2 1 12 Will Power C 248
3 4 2 Juan Pablo Montoya C 248
4 6 77 Simon Pagenaud H 248
5 7  9 Scott Dixon C 248
6  3 10 Tony Kanaan C 248
7 11 7 Mikhail Aleshin (R) H 247
8 14 3 Helio Castroneves C 247