CHAMPCAR/CART: Indy 500 Practice (day 6 - 5/12)

Today's Trivia Question (answer at end of post): In 1927, all 33 cars had one thing in common, what was it? Fastest Laps Summary: Car Driver Chassis/Engine Top Speed Top Speed ...

Today's Trivia Question (answer at end of post): In 1927, all 33 cars had one thing in common, what was it?

Fastest Laps Summary: Car Driver Chassis/Engine Top Speed Top Speed # of Month of Day ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 Nigel Mansell 94 Lol/Ford 227.969 226.609 1T Nigel Mansell 94 Lol/Ford 222.398 DNR 2 Emerson Fittipaldi 94 Pen/Merc 230.438 (1) 230.438 (1) 3 Paul Tracy 94 Pen/Merc 229.961 (3) 228.444 (2) 3T Paul Tracy 94 Pen/Il-D 216.925 DNR 4 Bobby Rahal 94 Lol/Hond 221.114 221.114 4T Bobby Rahal 94 Lol/Hond 213.802 DNR 5 Raul Boesel 94 Lol/Ford 230.403 (2) 227.175 (5) 5T Tero Palmroth 92 Lol/Buic 199.933 DNR 5T Dennis Vitolo 92 Lol/Buic 219.448 DNR 5T Marco Greco 92 Lol/Buic 209.927 209.927 6 Mario Andretti 94 Lol/Ford 228.351 (5) 225.705 6T Mario Andretti 94 Lol/Ford 217.854 DNR 7 Adrian Fernandez 94 Rey/Il-D 222.283 222.283 7T Adrian Fernandez 94 Rey/Il-D 215.864 DNR 8 Michael Andretti 94 Rey/Ford 227.038 226.986 8T Michael Andretti 94 Rey/Ford 228.189 227.698 (3) 9 Robby Gordon 94 Lol/Ford 226.946 226.946 9T Robby Gordon 94 Lol/Ford 221.926 221.926 10 Mike Groff 94 Lol/Hond 214.388 DNR 10T Mike Groff 94 Lol/Hond 220.783 220.783 11 Teo Fabi 94 Rey/Il-D 224.003 224.003 11T Teo Fabi 94 Rey/Il-D 217.250 DNR 12 Jacques Villeneuve 94 Rey/Ford 226.627 225.062 12T Jacques Villeneuve 94 Rey/Ford 217.019 DNR 14 Bryan Herta 94 Lol/Ford 217.607 217.607 14T Bryan Herta 93 Lol/Ford 205.888 DNR 15 Mark Smith 94 Lol/Ford 219.320 219.197 15T Mark Smith 93 Lol/Ford 211.238 DNR 16 Stefan Johansson 93 Pen/Il-D 223.392 223.392 16T Stefan Johansson 93 Pen/Il-D 214.777 214.777 17 Dominic Dobson 94 Lol/Ford 225.462 225.462 18 Jimmy Vasser 94 Rey/Ford 224.781 224.781 19 Brian Till 93 Lol/Ford 221.648 221.648 21 Roberto Guerrero 92 Lol/Buic 225.739 224.305 22 Hiro Matsushida 94 Lol/Ford 216.169 216.169 23 Buddy Lazier 93 Lol/Il-C 220.550 217.478 24 Willy T Ribbs 94 Lol/Ford 213.270 213.270 24T Willy T Ribbs 93 Lol/Ford 209.937 DNR 25 Marco Greco 94 Lol/Ford 206.564 DNR 27 Eddie Cheever 93 Lol/Mena 228.676 (4) 226.620 27T Eddie Cheever 93 Lol/Mena 220.383 DNR 28 Arie Luyendyk 94 Lol/Il-D 225.983 225.983 28T Arie Luyendyk 94 Lol/Il-D 222.063 DNR 30 Pancho Carter 93 Lol/Il-C 190.573 DNR 30T Pancho Carter 93 Lol/Il-C 216.383 216.383 31 Al Unser Jr 94 Pen/Merc 227.457 227.457 (4) 31T Al Unser Jr 94 Pen/Il-D 217.544 DNR 33 John Andretti 94 Lol/Ford 222.519 222.519 39 Ross Bentley 93 Lol/Ford 201.790 DNR 40 Scott Goodyear 94 Lol/Ford 222.761 220.761 40T Scott Goodyear 94 Lol/Ford 221.724 DNR 42 Johnny Parsons 93 Lol/Gree 191.095 DNR 44 Al Unser Sr 94 Lol/Ford 215.562 215.562 44T Al Unser Sr 93 Lol/Ford 205.705 DNR 45 John Paul Jr 93 Lol/Il-C 222.063 221.239 59 Scott Brayton 93 Lol/Mena 227.658 224.753 59T Scott Brayton 93 Lol/Mena 225.926 DNR 61 Gary Bettenhausen 93 Pen/Il-C 221.054 221.054 71 Scott Sharp 94 Lol/Ford 224.955 224.955 74 Jim Crawford 91 Lol/Buic 207.273 203.887 79 Dennis Vitolo 93 Lol/Ford 217.223 217.233 88 Mauricio Gugelmin 94 Rey/Ford 223.580 223.580 90 Lyn St. James 94 Lol/Ford 224.400 224.400 94 Stan Fox 92 Lol/Buic 220.124 220.124 95 Stan Fox 91 Lol/Buic 211.974 DNR 99 Hideshi Matsuda 93 Lol/Ford 220.318 220.318 -------------------------------------------------------------------------

Answer to Trivia: All the engines in the cars were straight 8's.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers John Andretti , Jacques Villeneuve , Stefan Johansson , Robby Gordon , Eddie Cheever , Buddy Lazier , Scott Sharp , Arie Luyendyk , Scott Goodyear , Michael Andretti , Jimmy Vasser , Roberto Guerrero , Raul Boesel , Adrian Fernandez , Bobby Rahal , Paul Tracy , Mauricio Gugelmin , Bryan Herta , Nigel Mansell , Lyn St. James , Mario Andretti , Emerson Fittipaldi , Ross Bentley , Johnny Parsons , Pancho Carter , John Paul , Dominic Dobson , Teo Fabi , Jim Crawford , Al Unser , Matsuda Hideshi