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  1. Motorsport: Dixon all business ahead of Indy tiltRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... isn't the best of places to be starting from it's a long race and two years ago Dixon and then teammate Dario Franchitti qualified 15th and 16th, but went on to finish second and first respectively. "One of the reasons we changed to Chevy this year ...

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  2. Sam Schmidt Foundation Gala held in CarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | TheIndyChannel

    ... event, a Hawaiian luau at the Lucas Oil Estates in Carmel, was three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti, who suffered his own spinal injury in a career-ending crash last year. "It's just amazing to me 15 years since I've been hurt the ...

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  3. Veteran Kanaan seeks Indy 500 repeatRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... qualifying. We were confident we would turn the situation around." Kanaan sees hope from the past. In 2012, Dario Franchitti won despite starting 16th. Last year, Kanaan won after straight 12th. "This is like starting one row behind (last year)," he ...

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  4. Lone Wolff solves mystery of where all the Scots racing drivers have goneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... PA the Monaco Grand Prix, the Indy 500 and Le Mans. And the time was when such talismanic individuals as Dario Franchitti, David Coulthard and McNish himself used to bask in the heady afterglow of victory at these prestigious venues. Times have ...

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  5. Fastest field could bring greatness or chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Journalgazette.net

    Tony Kanaan left, talks with former teammate and pace car driver Dario Franchitti, right, on the final day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 on Friday.

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  6. Sato so close to historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Telegraph-Forum

    Takuma Sato doesn't hold a grudge. Just four turns away from becoming the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500, instead he met the first turn wall as Dario Franchitti went on to become a three-time winner in 2012.

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  7. Kanaan lets 500 ride on number 10 in IndyRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... in IndyCar, the defending champion and racing for a glamour team in a seat left vacant by his best friend Dario Franchitti, who was forced into retirement by a life-threatening accident. "I've been around a long time and I have seen a lot of things ...

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  8. Japan's Sato recounts missing possible Indy 500 win in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

    Takuma Sato doesn't hold a grudge. Just four turns away from becoming the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500, instead he met the first turn wall as Dario Franchitti went on to become a three-time winner in 2012.

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  9. Motorsport: Dixon climbs list of Indycar greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in the shadow of some huge personalities and some of American open-wheel racing's biggest stars. When Dario Franchitti joined the Ganassi organization in 2009, Dixon watched his famous teammate reel off three consecutive championships and two Indy ...

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  10. Castroneves takes another shot at 4th Indy 500 winRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | The Daily Herald

    ... mph - the seventh fastest on the traditional 33-car starting grid. A year ago, Castroneves and Scotland's Dario Franchitti were both trying to join one of racing's most prestigious clubs. But Franchitti was forced to retire after he sustained a ...

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  11. Plenty to watch for at Indy 500 SundayRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Daily Reporter

    ... one on the final restart that saw Tony Kanaan jump past Ryan Hunter-Reay and clinch the race win when Dario Franchitti crashed on Lap 198. That was double the record number of 34 lead changes set the year before, when Franchitti won. What's notable ...

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  12. Weekend auto racing glanceRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    History: Tony Kanaan swept past Ryan Hunter-Reay on a wild restart last year and scored a tremendously popular victory in his 12th try as Dario Franchitti crashed behind them to end the racing.

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  13. Ganassi drivers rally on Indy 500 Pole DayGanassi drivers rally on...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... to work on the race." It's not the first time Ganassi cars have underwhelmed in qualifying. Two years ago, Dario Franchitti and Dixon qualified 16th and 15th, then finished 1-2. Last year, Ganassi's top qualifier out of four entries was Dixon in ...

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  14. My Thoughts on the Loch Ness Monster?Read the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Cryptomundo

    ... bars (yes those chocolate things), William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, Texas (the group not the state) and Dario Franchitti that nobody else has got. We Scots are great at inventing things. We gave the world the television, fridge, telephone, rubber ...

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  15. Quadriplegic IndyCar team owner Sam Schmidt completes a lap at IndianapolisRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | USA Today

    ... this month that he hopes to average over 100 miles-per-hour around IMS. Former IndyCar Series driver Dario Franchitti will drive the official pace car of the 2014 Indy 500, a Camaro Z/28. Franchitti retired in 2013 after suffering head and spinal ...

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  16. IPL 500 Festival Parade guests announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... year, along with Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. 1969 champion Mario Andretti and three-time Indy 500 winner Dario Franchitti, who is also driving the pace car, will be part of the parade.

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  17. Dressed to Kilt organisers hit out at Alex SalmondRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ... over the years A galaxy of stars have A appeared on the catwalk including: Sir Sean Connery, Alan Cumming, Dario Franchitti, Gerard Butler, Brian Cox, Craig Ferguson, Andie McDowell and Mike Myers. Politicians have also A appeared, albeit rather ...

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  18. The world is 'Ho-Pin' with excitement for the FIA Formula E seriesRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Four-time IndyCar champion, three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and Britain's greatest motorsport export to the US Dario Franchitti is to join the host television commentary team for the FIA Formula E Championship.

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  19. Council approves smoke detector proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... and strengthen muscles. Critics argue there's no science to back up these claims. Retired IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti is back home. For the first time ever, he is opening the doors to his private estate. Retired IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti ...

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  20. Bald eagle returned to the wild after rehab at Indiana centerRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... 43, of Darlington after he shot a deer from his tractor late Saturday evening. Retired IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti is back home. For the first time ever, he is opening the doors to his private estate. Retired IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti is ...

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