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2006-05-28 15:38:12

INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Sam Hornish won the Indy 500 on Sunday. Marco Andretti was second and his father Michael was third.

2006-05-28 17:58:11

INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Sam Hornish junior blasted past rookie Marco Andretti at the finish line to win the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday by the second closest margin ever. Hornish, who started from the pole, finished a car length ahead of 19-year old Andretti, whose father Michael was third. "That kid drove a heck of a race and he raced me clean," Hornish said in Victory Circle. It was a record 14th victory for car owner Roger Penske. Defending champion Dan Wheldon of Britain led for...

2006-04-17 22:57:07

By Alastair Himmer TOKYO (Reuters) - Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon will not rule out a dream move to Formula One as early as next year -- but it would take an offer he could not refuse. Wheldon, the first British winner of the Indy 500 since Graham Hill in 1966, ended speculation about a switch to F1 after his contract with the Andretti Green Racing team expired by joining Ganassi Racing last November. But last season's Indy Racing League champion admits that Formula One...

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