IRL: Indianapolis 500 final entry list 2001-04-11

<pre> 2001 INDIANAPOLIS 500 ENTRIES (as of April 11) Driver Entrant Car C/E/T Entry Date Arie Luyendyk Treadway/Hubbard Racing ...

<pre> 2001 INDIANAPOLIS 500 ENTRIES (as of April 11)

Driver Entrant Car C/E/T Entry Date

Arie Luyendyk Treadway/Hubbard Racing #5, #5T Meijer G/O/F March 1

Felipe Giaffone (R) Treadway/Hubbard Racing #21, #21T Hollywood G/O/F March 1

Scott Sharp Kelley Racing #8, #8T Delphi Automotive Systems D/O/F March 12

Mark Dismore Kelley Racing #28, #28T Delphi/Bryant Heating and Cooling D/O/F March 12

TBA Kelley Racing #20, #20T TBA D/O/F March 12

Greg Ray Team Menard #2, #2T Johns Manville/Menards D/O/F March 14

TBA Team Menard #22, #22T Johns Manville/Menards D/O/F March 14

Robbie Buhl Dreyer & Reinbold Racing #24, #24T Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Team Purex G/I/F March 19

Airton Dare TeamXtreme Racing #88, #88T 1-800-BAR-NONE TeamXtreme G/O/F March 19

Jaques Lazier Jonathan Byrd TeamXtreme Racing #77, #77T Jonathan Byrd's Cafeteria TeamXtreme G/O/F March 19

Nicolas Minassian (R) Chip Ganassi Racing Teams #33, #33T Target Chip Ganassi Racing G/O/F March 20

Bruno Junqueira (R) Chip Ganassi Racing Teams #44, #44T Target Chip Ganassi Racing G/O/F March 20

Shigeaki Hattori (R) Vertex/Cunningham Racing #55, #55T EPSON G/O/F March 23

Michael Andretti Team Green #39, #39T Motorola/Archipelago D/O/F March 27

Jack Miller Cahill Racing #11, #11T Olympus/Opalescence/Cahill Racing D/O/F March 28

Davey Hamilton Sam Schmidt Motorsports #99, #99T Sam Schmidt Motorsports Racing Special D/O/F March 29

Helio Castroneves (R) Penske Racing #68, #68T Marlboro Team Penske D/O/F March 29

Gil de Ferran Penske Racing #66, #66T Marlboro Team Penske D/O/F March 29

TBA Dreyer & Reinbold Racing #23, #23T Dreyer & Reinbold Racing G/I/F March 29

Stephan Gregoire Dick Simon Racing #7, #7T Jack K. Elrod Co./Tokheim/NADA Guides D/O/F G/O/F April 3

TBA Dick Simon Racing #17, #17T Dick Simon Racing TBA April 3

Cory Witherill (R) Indy Regency Racing #16 WSA Motors/Indy Regency Racing G/O/F April 4

Sam Hornish Jr. Panther Racing #4, 4T Pennzoil Panther Racing D/O/F April 4

Robby McGehee Cahill Racing #10, #10T Cahill Racing D/O/F April 4

Jeff Ward Heritage Motorsports #35, #35T Heritage Motorsports Firestone Menard G/O/F April 5

Buddy Lazier Hemelgarn Racing #91, #91T Tae-Bo-Coors Light-LifeFitness-Delta Faucet-Hemelgarn D/O/F April 6

Stan Wattles Hemelgarn Racing #92, #92T Hemelgarn-Firestone-Dallara-Oldsmobile D/O/F April 6

TBA Hemelgarn Racing #93, #93T Metro Management-Super Fitness-Firestone-Hemelgarn Racing D/O/F April 6

Buzz Calkins Bradley Motorsports #12, #12T Bradley Food Marts/Sav-O-Mat D/O/F April 9

Al Unser Jr. Galles Racing #3, #3T Galles Racing Starz SuperPak G/O/F April 10

Didier Andr=E9 (R) Galles Racing #32 Galles Racing G/O/F April 10

Casey Mears (R) Galles Racing #31, #31T Galles Racing SportsLine.com G/O/F April 10

Billy Boat Beck Motorsports #98, #98T Curb Records D/O/F April 10

Jeret Schroeder PDM Racing #9, #9T Purity Products D/O/F TBA April 11

Brandon Erwin (R) McCormack Motorsports #30, #30T WorldBestBuy.com/McCormack Motorsports G/O/F April 11

Sarah Fisher Walker Racing #15, #15T Walker Racing Kroger Special D/O/F April 11

TBA Walker Racing #25, #25T Walker Racing TBA Special TBA April 11

TBA Hemelgarn Racing #94, #94T Hemelgarn Racing D/O/F April 11

Eddie Cheever Jr. Cheever Indy Racing #51, #51T #51 Excite@Home Indy Race Car D/I/F April 11

Scott Goodyear Cheever Indy Racing #52, #52T Cheever Indy Racing D/I/F April 11

Key: C/E/T-Chassis/engine/tire; D-Dallara; F-Firestone; G-G Force; I-Infiniti; O-Oldsmobile; TBA - To be announced

ENTRY SUMMARY

DRIVERS (33)

Former race winners (4): Arie Luyendyk, 2 (1990, 1997); Al Unser Jr. (1992, 1994); Eddie Cheever Jr. (1998); Buddy Lazier (1996).

Former pole winners (4): Arie Luyendyk, 3, (1993, 1997, 1999); Billy Boat (1998); Greg Ray, 1 (2000); Al Unser Jr. (1994).

Rookies (9): Didier André, Helio Castroneves, Brandon Erwin, Felipe Giaffone, Shigeaki Hattori, Bruno Junqueira, Casey Mears, Nicolas Minassian, Cory Witherill.

U.S. born (21): Michael Andretti, Billy Boat, Robbie Buhl, Buzz Calkins, Eddie Cheever Jr., Mark Dismore, Brandon Erwin, Sarah Fisher, Davey Hamilton, Sam Hornish Jr., Buddy Lazier, Jaques Lazier, Robby McGehee, Casey Mears, Jack Miller, Greg Ray, Jeret Schroeder, Scott Sharp, Al Unser Jr., Stan Wattles, Cory Witherill.

Foreign born (12): Didier André, France; Helio Castroneves, Brazil; Airton Daré, Brazil; Gil de Ferran, France; Felipe Giaffone, Brazil; Scott Goodyear, Canada; Stephan Gregoire, France; Shigeaki Hattori, Japan; Bruno Junqueira, Brazil; Arie Luyendyk, The Netherlands; Nicolas Minassian, France; Jeff Ward, Scotland.

Youngest: Sarah Fisher, 20.

Oldest: Arie Luyendyk, 47.

Most previous starts: Arie Luyendyk, 15.

CARS (78) Chassis: Dallara 44, G Force 29, TBA 5. Engines: Oldsmobile 65; Infiniti 8, TBA 5.

-IRNLS/IMS-

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Buzz Calkins , Robby McGehee , Sarah Fisher , Greg Ray , Felipe Giaffone , Eddie Cheever , Al Unser Jr. , Casey Mears , Robbie Buhl , Shigeaki Hattori , Buddy Lazier , Stephan Gregoire , Jeff Ward , Davey Hamilton , Didier André , Scott Sharp , Arie Luyendyk , Billy Boat , Airton Daré , Mark Dismore , Scott Goodyear , Cory Witherill , Helio Castroneves , Gil de Ferran , Michael Andretti , Jeret Schroeder , Brandon Erwin , Bruno Junqueira , Nicolas Minassian , Sam Schmidt , Stan Wattles , Chip Ganassi , Dick Simon , Sam Hornish Jr. , Jaques Lazier , Jack Miller
Teams Panther Racing , Team Penske , Chip Ganassi Racing , Dreyer & Reinbold Racing , Team Penske