Posts Tagged ‘Scott Dixon’
[IndyCar PR] Scott Dixon set the Iowa Speedway two-lap qualifying track record en route to the Verizon P1 Award to lead a front-row sweep for Target Chip Ganassi Racing during qualifications for Saturday night’s Iowa Corn Indy 300 presented by DEKALB.
In this first part of a two-part series, MFW’s John Lingle looks at IndyCar driver statistics from this past weekend’s Rolex 24 and compares them to those of their sports car teammates to revealing results.
Scott Dixon, who entered the 19th race of the season with a 25-point advantage over title rival Helio Castroneves, secured his third series championship in the past decade in his 220th Indy car start. Will Power, who lost the championship on this racetrack last year, won his third race of the season by 1.4883 seconds over 2012 race winner Ed Carpenter, who earned his first podium finish of the season.
It’s down to the wire and the title is on the line. Who will win it all? Here, the More Front Wing crew makes our predictions for who will be crowned the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series champion.
Click here to read the official INDYCAR report from race 2 at the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston.
Click here to read IndyCar’s official race report for race 1 at the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston, including quotes from much of the field.
[INDYCAR PR] INDYCAR officials have fined IZOD IndyCar Series driver Scott Dixon $30,000 and placed him on probation through Dec. 31 for comments made following the Sept. 1 Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT.
Will Power has very clear explanations for both of the hot-button incidents in the IZOD IndyCar Series over the past couple of weeks, and he doesn’t have very kind words for the disbelievers and conspiracy theorists. He does, however, have words of support for IZOD IndyCar Series race director Beaux Barfield.
Scott Dixon tells us more about his position on the pit lane safety violation penalty he faced at the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma as we review that action-packed race and look ahead to the Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT.
Despite the new evidence and arguments that have emerged since the IZOD IndyCar Series GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Scott Dixon’s position remains unchanged: the responsibility for the incident was shared, and he unfairly bore the brunt of the penalty.
While controversial, Paul feels that the penalty issued to Scott Dixon was absolutely correct and justified.
Steph offers a rundown of the results posted by IZOD IndyCar Series regulars in GRAND-AM’s 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona.