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Indy 500 Dixon Leading

Indy 500 Dixon Leading
Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti stay at the top side, while Takuma Sato is operating third and Bieber Wilson, who began Twenty-first, has rose to 4th. Charlie Kimball, who has led the competition twice already these days, is in fifth.

A few more notables: Helio Castroneves is operating Fifteenth, Wayne Hinchcliffe is in 10th and post caregiver He Briscoe is in Fourteenth.

Drivers that are out of the competition consist of Scott Conway and Will Energy, who were engaged in any sort of incident on lap 79. Go Cunningham, Simona de Silvestro and Jean Alesi are all also out of the competition.

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And we're returning to rushing.

Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti, a couple of Focus on Nick Ganassi individuals, have taken over the top two areas. At the present time, four of the top five are Ganassi vehicles.

Marco Andretti, who has led the most temps these days through 250 kilometers, is operating Twelfth after ugly pitting.

Graham Rahal is in third, the same identify he completed in last seasons Indianapolis 500. He Hunter-Reay, who began third these days, is operating 4th. Takuma Sato is fifth.

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Ana Beatriz just created get in touch with with the walls in Convert 2, and the third warning of the day is out.

Beatriz had started Thirteenth and has completed Twenty-first each of the last two Indy 500s. No other vehicles created get in touch with with Beatriz's No. 25 car.

Marco Andretti is constantly cause, with Scott Dixon in second and Takuma Sato in third. Dario Franchitti and Tony morrison Kanaan are operating in 4th and fifth, respectively.

Update after 80 laps

The second warning has been released after Will Energy and Scott Conway collided consequently one. Conway unique out and Energy basically couldn't prevent him.

Both individuals were able to keep the vehicles OK, but their day on the monitor is over. Energy completes modern competition in Twenty eighth and Conway completes 29th.

Marco Andretti has obtained the cause after a latest pit quit and Scott Dixon is operating in second. Dario Franchitti is third.

Update after 70 laps

It remains the Marco Display.

No one has been better than Marco Andretti through 70 temps these days at the Indy Engine Speedway.

Scott Dixon carries on in second, while the shock thus far --Takuma Sato, who started Nineteenth century -- is in third.

Dario Franchitti has marched through the area after an beginning pit quit barrier to go up to 4th. He Briscoe, who started the day on the post, is operating in fifth.

Update after 60 laps

Marco Andretti is constantly cause by more than a second.

Scott Dixon, who started Fifteenth, is operating a powerful second. Wayne Hinchcliffe and He Briscoe, who started second and first these days, respectively, have been neck-and-neck all mid-day. Hinchcliffe is currently operating in third and Briscoe just decreased down to fifth after he was approved by Takuma Sato.

Will Energy is in 6th and Tony morrison Kanaan is operating 7th.

All informed, we've had 13 cause changes just 60 temps in.

Dario Franchitti has rebounded from a unpleasant pit quit on Lap 15 where he was hit from behind by E.J. Viso. Franchitti, a two-time victorious one of the Indy 500, is operating in 7th.
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Danica Patrick Drive Full Time


The deal is almost complete which allows Danica Patrick to drive full time in the Nationwide Series with JR Motorsports and the limited Sprint Cup Series with Tony Stewart's Stewart-Haas team, the Associated Press.

That will continue to lead the Indianapolis 500 as well.

All that remains now is to Patrick, and ranked the third highest paid athlete of women by Forbes magazine, is to start winning.

His third place in the Indy 500 in 2009 is the highest for a woman in the race. It is a victory and IndyCar win in 19 Nationwide races.

Patrick raced in 19 Nationwide races for JR Motorsports the last two seasons and owner Dale Earnhardt Jr. said he is pleased with his performance.

"I would like to run full time, and I'm sure you are considering, and I think it would be fun," Earnhardt said at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. "I am convinced that is where you are and happy with what we do. I think things look good for us to put something together."

Driving Indy 500 would complicate things, as the drivers spend most of May and the National Indy there are three races that month.

"And 'curve tremendously," said Earnhardt. "We had the opportunity to make a number of drivers in the car, and its performance has been quite the same level of all drivers. We started to fight, and had a strong, strong growth going, and he has really done a long way. I'm excited about what the possibilities are with him for the future. "
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