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  1. Fresh Tires Give Hunter-Reay Iowa VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... to drive the No. 10 Target/Chip Ganassi IndyCar and he turned it down - a move that he later regretted as Dario Franchitti won two of his three Indianapolis 500s and three of his four IndyCar Series championships in that ride. But when Franchitti ...

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  2. 2013 Iowa: IndyCar Starting Line-up (Grid) & Race PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    ... are full, nearly 30,000 people will enjoy the festivities In the six previous races, the retired Dario Franchitti has won the race twice - 2007 & 2009. The late Dan Wheldon won the 2008 edition, Tony Kanaan won the 2010 version from 15th place, ...

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  3. Dixon Leads Ganassi Qualifying SweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... way to the front. Coming to Iowa, it's a track where we have had good races. It's a strong track for us. Dario Franchitti was quick here and Dan Wheldon got a win for us at Iowa." With the pole Dixon ties Gil de Ferran for 13th on the all-time list ...

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  4. Weekend auto racing glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    History: James Hinchcliffe led 226 of 250 laps last year en route to his first oval victory. The retired Dario Franchitti is the only multiple winner in seven races. Season to date: On an eventful afternoon for Team Penske on Sunday at Pocono, Juan ...

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  5. Paddock Postcard from Silverstone06 Jul 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | Formula1.com

    ... from motor racing and other arenas. Paul di Resta hung out with multiple Indianapolis 500-winning cousin Dario Franchitti, Robin Brundle, Gordon Message and Rupert Manwaring greeted old friends, as did engineers Sergio Rinland, Frank Dernie and ...

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  6. INDYCAR: Bourdais trying to re-make a name for himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Times-Tribune

    ... At the same time, drivers like Tony Kanaan (2004), the late Dan Wheldon (2005), Sam Hornish Jr. (2006) and Dario Franchitti (2007) were winning Indy Racing League championships. "It is what it is," Bourdais said Saturday. "The package we had then ...

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  7. Mercedes-Benz Friday action at the Goodwood Festival of SpeedRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Hybrid, also debuted. Behind the wheel were some of the greatest racers from recent times - including Dario Franchitti, Jochen Mass, Klaus Ludwig and Sir Stirling Moss. In a poignant moment, Basil Croft, grandfather of Sky Formula One commentator ...

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  8. SPORTS: Houston track takes toll on cars, driversRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Republic

    IndyCar's weekend in Houston got underway with Dario Franchitti's career-ending crash in the back of everyone's mind.

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  9. Verizon IndyCar Series - Shell Pennzoil GP/Houston (Race 1) PreviewRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... the second event. CART raced on a a 1.527-mile temporary street circuit in downtown Houston from 1998-2001. Dario Franchitti won the first race. Paul Tracy (1999), Jimmy Vasser (2000) and Gil de Ferran (2001) claimed victories in the other events. ...

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  10. Stars & cars - the line-up for Silverstone's 50th Grand Prix parade02 Jul 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Formula1.com

    ... weekend, which also includes the recently retired four-time IndyCar champion and three-time Indy 500 winner Dario Franchitti. They will be driving machinery spanning six decades of the sport, ranging from the late Sir Jack Brabham’s 1960 ...

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  11. Verizon IndyCar Series - Pocono INDYCAR 500 PreviewRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... competed at Pocono last year, Scott Dixon won the 400-mile race, while his teammates Charlie Kimball and Dario Franchitti finished second and third, respectively, to give Chip Ganassi Racing a podium sweep. Dixon went on to win three more races ...

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  12. Why the future looks bright for Silverstone once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... Herbert will be in a 1963 Tyrrell, Derek Warwick in a 1980 McLaren, Jackie Oliver in a 1965 Lotus and Dario Franchitti in fellow scot Jim Clark's 1963 Lotus. Other highlights include Alain Prost in Mark Webber's 2012-winning Red Bull R8, Rubens ...

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  13. 062914_pocono_indycar_story_for_sundayRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | The Times-Tribune

    ... on fuel, which led to a podium sweep with winner Scott Dixon, second-place Charlie Kimball and third-place Dario Franchitti. Also, Pocono counts twice as much in the points. This year, IndyCar made its three 500-mile races - Pocono, Indianapolis and ...

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  14. This week in racing historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    People in this week in racing history include: Jimmy Bryan, Jim Clark, Dario Franchitti, Pierre Veyron, Hurley Haywood, Dajiro Kato, and Cindi Lux.

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  15. IndyCar looks for rebound at GP of HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    - Moments after Dario Franchitti's career-ending crash on the last lap of the Grand Prix of Houston, race promoter Mike Lanigan went to the accident scene to see the damage firsthand. The three-time Indianapolis 500 winner fractured two vertebrae and ...

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  16. $1 million spent to improve course after wreck that ended racer's careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | KTRH-AM Houston

    ... return last year. Lanigan said Friday that $700,000 was spent on safety improvements alone. The fence that Dario Franchitti hit when his car went airborne has been fortified and the grandstands were removed. Another $300,000 was spent on work to the ...

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  17. Shell Pennzoil Grand Prix: Let's hope for a happy endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Motorsport.com

    ... live nothing more than to have a major-incident-free weekend, not erasing the memory that this is where Dario Franchitti's career ended last year with his crash, but dimming it. Shell and Pennzoil's deal ends this year, but there is an option for a ...

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  18. IndyCar Looks For Rebound At GP Of HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | KTRH-AM Houston

    ... return last year. Lanigan said Friday that $700,000 was spent on safety improvements alone. The fence that Dario Franchitti hit when his car went airborne has been fortified and the grandstands were removed. Another $300,000 was spent on work to the ...

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  19. Crash still troubles Houston promoterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    HOUSTON -- Moments after Dario Franchitti's career-ending crash on the last lap of last year's Grand Prix of Houston, race promoter Mike Lanigan went to the accident scene to see the damage firsthand.

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  20. Rough Houston Streets Still A HandfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... with a horrifying crash involving three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and four-time IndyCar Series champion Dario Franchitti's car airborne into a tire fence injuring 13 spectators. Franchitti's injuries forced him into early retirement on advice ...

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