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

<pre> 90th Indianapolis 500 entry list (updated as of April 4, 2006) Driver Entrant Car ...

<pre> 90th Indianapolis 500 entry list (updated as of April 4, 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

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 (15)

Former race winners (5): Helio Castroneves (2001, 2002), Eddie Cheever Jr. (1998), Buddy Lazier (1996), Buddy Rice (2004), Al Unser Jr. (1992, 1994).

Former pole winners (4): Helio Castroneves (2003), Scott Sharp (2001), Buddy Rice (2004), Al Unser Jr. (1994).

Rookies (1): P.J. Chesson.

U.S. born (10): Eddie Cheever Jr., P.J. Chesson, Larry Foyt, Sam Hornish Jr., Buddy Lazier, Danica Patrick, Buddy Rice, Scott Sharp, Jeff Simmons, Al Unser Jr.

Foreign born (5): Helio Castroneves, Brazil; Felipe Giaffone, Brazil; Vitor Meira, Brazil; Marty Roth, Canada; Kosuke Matsuura, Japan.

Youngest: Danica Patrick, 24.

Oldest: Eddie Cheever Jr., 48.

Most previous starts: Al Unser Jr., 17.

CARS (36)
Chassis: Dallara 25, Panoz 8, TBA 3.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Felipe Giaffone , Eddie Cheever , Al Unser Jr. , Buddy Lazier , Scott Sharp , Helio Castroneves , Larry Foyt , Buddy Rice , Marty Roth , Kosuke Matsuura , Jeff Simmons , P.J. Chesson , A.J. Foyt , Sam Hornish Jr. , Danica Patrick , Vitor Meira
Teams A.J. Foyt Enterprises , Panther Racing , Team Penske , Dreyer & Reinbold Racing