IRL: Indy 500: Entries as of 2006-04-05

<pre> 90th Indianapolis 500 entry list (updated as of April 5, 2006) Driver Entrant Car ...

<pre> 90th Indianapolis 500 entry list (updated as of April 5, 2006)

Driver                  Entrant
        Car#     Team                                           C/E/T   Entry Date
Scott Sharp             Delphi Fernandez Racing
        8, 8T   Delphi                                          D*/H/F  March 13
Kosuke Matsuura         Super Aguri Fernandez Racing
        55, 55T Panasonic ARTA                                  D/H/F   March 13
P.J. Chesson (R)        Hemelgarn Racing
        91, 91T Carmelo Hemelgarn Racing                        D/H/F   March 15
Buddy Rice (W)          Rahal Letterman Racing
        15, 15T Rahal Letterman Racing Team  Argent             P/H/F   March 23
Danica Patrick          Rahal Letterman Racing
        16, 16T Rahal Letterman Racing Team Argent              P/H/F   March 23
TBA                     Rahal Letterman Racing
        17, 17T Rahal Letterman Racing Team Ethanol             P/H/F   March 23
Marty Roth              Roth Racing
        25, 25T Roth Racing                                     D/H/F   March 27
Buddy Lazier (W)        Dreyer & Reinbold Racing
        5, 5T Dreyer & Reinbold Racing                          D/H/F   March 30
Al Unser Jr. (W)        Dreyer & Reinbold Racing
        31, 31T Dreyer & Reinbold Racing                        D/H/F   March 30
Felipe Giaffone         A.J. Foyt Enterprises
        14, 14T ABC Supply Co./A.J. Foyt Racing                 D/H/F   April 3
Larry Foyt              A.J. Foyt Enterprises
        41, 41T A.J. Foyt Racing                                P/H/F   April 3
TBA                     A.J. Foyt Enterprises
        48      A.J. Foyt Racing                                D/H/F   April 3
TBA                     PDM Racing
        18      TBA                                             TBA/H/F April 3
Helio Castroneves (W)   Marlboro Team Penske
        3, 3T   Marlboro Team Penske                            D/H/F   April 4
Sam Hornish Jr.         Marlboro Team Penske
        6, 6T   Marlboro Team Penske                            D/H/F   April 4
TBA                     Marlboro Team Penske
        TBA, TBA Marlboro Team Penske                           TBA/H/F April 4
Vitor Meira             Panther Racing
        4, 4T   Panther Racing                                  D/H/F   April 4
TBA                     Panther Racing
        TBA, TBA Panther Racing                                 D/H/F   April 4
Eddie Cheever Jr. (W)   Cheever Racing
        51, 51T Cheever Racing                                  D/H/F   April 4
TBA                     Cheever Racing
        52      Cheever Racing                                  D/H/F   April 4
TBA                     Playa Del Racing
        21, 21T Playa Del Racing                                P/H/F   April 5
Ed Carpenter            Vision Racing
        20, 20T Vision Racing                                   D/H/F   April 5
Tomas Scheckter         Vision Racing
        2, 2T   Vision Racing                                   D/H/F   April 5
TBA                     Vision Racing
        22      Vision Racing                                   D/H/F   April 5
Scott Dixon             Target Chip Ganassi Racing
        9, 9T   Target Chip Ganassi Racing                      D/H/F   April 5
Dan Wheldon (W)         Target Chip Ganassi Racing
        10, 10T Target Chip Ganassi Racing                      D/H/F   April 5
TBA                     Target Chip Ganassi Racing
        33, 33T Target Chip Ganassi Racing                      P+/H/F  April 5
Michael Andretti        Andretti Green Racing
        1, 1T   Jim Beam/Vonage                                 D/H/F   April 5
Bryan Herta             Andretti Green Racing
        7, 7T   XM Satellite Radio                              D/H/F   April 5
Tony Kanaan             Andretti Green Racing
        11, 11T         Team 7-Eleven                           D/H/F   April 5
Marco Andretti (R)      Andretti Green Racing
        26, 26T NYSE                                            D/H/F   April 5
Dario Franchitti        Andretti Green Racing
        27, 27T Klein Tools/Canadian Club                       D/H/F   April 5

Key: C/E/T-Chassis/engine/tire D-Dallara; P-Panoz H-Honda F-Firestone *-- backup chassis is Panoz

(W)- Indianapolis 500 winner (R)-Indianapolis 500 rookie TBA-to be announced.

ENTRY SUMMARY

DRIVERS (24)

Former race winners (6): Helio Castroneves (2001, 2002), Eddie Cheever Jr. (1998), Buddy Lazier (1996), Buddy Rice (2004), Al Unser Jr. (1992, 1994), Dan Wheldon (2005).

Former pole winners (5): Helio Castroneves (2003), Tony Kanaan (2005), Scott Sharp (2001), Buddy Rice (2004), Al Unser Jr. (1994).

Rookies (2): Marco Andretti, P.J. Chesson.

U.S. born (14): Marco Andretti, Michael Andretti, Ed Carpenter, Eddie Cheever Jr., P.J. Chesson, Larry Foyt, Bryan Herta, Sam Hornish Jr., Buddy Lazier, Danica Patrick, Buddy Rice, Scott Sharp, Jeff Simmons, Al Unser Jr.

Foreign born (10): Helio Castroneves, Brazil; Scott Dixon, New Zealand; Dario Franchitti, Scotland; Felipe Giaffone, Brazil; Tony Kanaan, Brazil; Vitor Meira, Brazil; Marty Roth, Canada; Kosuke Matsuura, Japan; Tomas Scheckter, South Africa; Dan Wheldon, England.

Youngest: Marco Andretti, 19.

Oldest: Eddie Cheever Jr., 48.

Most previous starts: Al Unser Jr., 17.

CARS (59)
Chassis: Dallara 34, Panoz 11, TBA 4.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Tomas Scheckter , Felipe Giaffone , Eddie Cheever , Al Unser Jr. , Buddy Lazier , Scott Sharp , Helio Castroneves , Michael Andretti , Dario Franchitti , Scott Dixon , Tony Kanaan , Bryan Herta , Larry Foyt , Dan Wheldon , Buddy Rice , Marty Roth , Marco Andretti , Kosuke Matsuura , Jeff Simmons , Chip Ganassi , P.J. Chesson , A.J. Foyt , Jim Beam , Sam Hornish Jr. , Danica Patrick , Ed Carpenter , Vitor Meira
Teams A.J. Foyt Enterprises , Panther Racing , Team Penske , Chip Ganassi Racing , Dreyer & Reinbold Racing