CHAMPCAR/CART: Indy 500 Practice (day 4 - 5/10)

Today's Trivia Question (answer at end of post): Ted Horn won the national championship 3 times, what was his career record at the Indianapolis 500? Fastest Laps Summary: Car Driver Chassis/Engine Top Speed Top...

Today's Trivia Question (answer at end of post): Ted Horn won the national championship 3 times, what was his career record at the Indianapolis 500?

Fastest Laps Summary: Car Driver Chassis/Engine Top Speed Top Speed # of Month of Day ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 Nigel Mansell 94 Lol/Ford 227.969 227.969 2 Emerson Fittipaldi 94 Pen/Merc 229.264 (3) 229.264 (3) 3 Paul Tracy 94 Pen/Merc 229.961 (2) 229.961 (2) 3T Paul Tracy 94 Pen/Il-D 216.925 DNR 4 Bobby Rahal 94 Lol/Hond 220.994 220.994 4T Bobby Rahal 94 Lol/Hond 213.802 DNR 5 Raul Boesel 94 Lol/Ford 230.403 (1) 230.403 (1) 5T Tero Palmroth 92 Lol/Buic 199.933 DNR 5T Dennis Vitolo 92 Lol/Buic 219.448 219.448 6 Mario Andretti 94 Lol/Ford 228.351 (5) 228.351 (5) 7 Adrian Fernandez 94 Rey/Il-D 218.733 218.733 7T Adrian Fernandez 94 Rey/Il-D 215.864 DNR 8 Michael Andretti 94 Rey/Ford 227.038 226.723 8T Michael Andretti 94 Rey/Ford 228.189 228.189 9 Robby Gordon 94 Lol/Ford 225.129 225.129 9T Robby Gordon 94 Lol/Ford 220.318 DNR 10 Mike Groff 94 Lol/Hond 214.388 DNR 10T Mike Groff 94 Lol/Hond 219.159 215.533 11 Teo Fabi 94 Rey/Il-D 223.703 222.855 11T Teo Fabi 94 Rey/Il-D 217.250 217.250 12 Jacques Villeneuve 94 Rey/Ford 226.627 226.637 12T Jacques Villeneuve 94 Rey/Ford 217.019 217.019 14 Bryan Herta 94 Lol/Ford 217.113 217.113 14T Bryan Herta 93 Lol/Ford 205.888 DNR 15 Mark Smith 94 Lol/Ford 219.320 219.320 15T Mark Smith 93 Lol/Ford 211.238 DNR 16 Stefan Johansson 93 Pen/Il-D 217.675 216.904 17 Dominic Dobson 94 Lol/Ford 220.275 220.275 18 Jimmy Vasser 94 Rey/Ford 222.728 222.728 19 Brian Till 93 Lol/Ford 221.582 221.582 21 Roberto Guerrero 92 Lol/Buic 225.739 224.708 22 Hiro Matsushida 94 Lol/Ford 215.440 210.079 23 Buddy Lazier 93 Lol/Il-C 220.550 208.889 24 Willy T Ribbs 94 Lol/Ford 209.045 209.045 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) 228.676 (4) 27T Eddie Cheever 93 Lol/Mena 214.510 DNR 28T Arie Luyendyk 94 Lol/Il-D 222.063 222.063 30 Pancho Carter 93 Lol/Il-C 190.573 DNR 30T Pancho Carter 93 Lol/Il-C 211.253 211.253 31 Al Unser Jr 94 Pen/Merc 226.085 226.085 31T Al Unser Jr 94 Pen/Il-D 217.544 217.544 33 John Andretti 94 Lol/Ford 222.365 222.365 39 Ross Bentley 93 Lol/Ford 201.790 DNR 40 Scott Goodyear 94 Lol/Ford 222.761 222.761 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 214.613 214.613 44T Al Unser Sr 93 Lol/Ford 205.705 DNR 45 John Paul Jr 93 Lol/Il-C 222.063 222.063 59 Scott Brayton 93 Lol/Mena 227.658 226.529 59T Scott Brayton 93 Lol/Mena 225.926 222.173 61 Gary Bettenhausen 93 Pen/Il-C 214.046 214.046 71 Scott Sharp 94 Lol/Ford 220.637 220.227 74 Jim Crawford 91 Lol/Buic 207.273 207.273 79 Dennis Vitolo 93 Lol/Ford 208.141 DNR 88 Mauricio Gugelmin 94 Rey/Ford 219.421 219.421 90 Lyn St. James 94 Lol/Ford 220.259 220.259 94 Stan Fox 92 Lol/Buic 218.431 215.905 95 Stan Fox 91 Lol/Buic 211.974 DNR 99 Hideshi Matsuda 93 Lol/Ford 218.489 DNR -------------------------------------------------------------------------

Answer to Trivia: Ted Horn competed at Indy 10 times. In his rookie year (1935), he finished a lowly 16th. However in 1936 he finished 2nd. In 1937, 1941, 1946, and 1947 he finished 3rd. And in 1938, 1939, 1940, and 1948 he finished 4th. He finished in the top 4 in 90% of his 500 starts!

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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 , Al Unser Sr. , Emerson Fittipaldi , Ross Bentley , Johnny Parsons , Pancho Carter , John Paul , Dominic Dobson , Teo Fabi , Jim Crawford , Matsuda Hideshi