The track fell apart at Belle Isle

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The track fell apart at Belle Isle

Postby Pepper » Mon 04 Jun, 2012 7:40 am

Scott Dixon, Ganassi, Detroit 2012Scott Dixon won a bizarre IndyCar race around the streets of Belle Isle in Detroit, where severe problems with the track surface forced a two-hour delay just as the event approached its scheduled halfway point.

Pos Driver Team/Car Time/Gap
1. Scott Dixon Ganassi DW12-Honda 1h27m39.5053s
2. Dario Franchitti Ganassi DW12-Honda + 1.9628s
3. Simon Pagenaud Schmidt DW12-Honda + 2.4773s
4. Will Power Penske DW12-Chevy + 3.5435s
5. Oriol Servia Panther/DRR DW12-Chevy + 9.6619s
6. Tony Kanaan KV DW12-Chevy + 10.1676s
7. Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti DW12-Chevy + 10.6455s
8. Charlie Kimball Ganassi DW12-Honda + 11.1048s
9. Mike Conway Foyt DW12-Honda + 11.5315s
10. Alex Tagliani Herta DW12-Honda + 12.5688s
11. Marco Andretti Andretti DW12-Chevy + 24.5855s
12. Ed Carpenter Carpenter DW12-Chevy + 26.6600s
13. Simona de Silvestro HVM DW12-Lotus + 28.4369s
14. JR Hildebrand Panther DW12-Chevy + 1 lap
15. Josef Newgarden Fisher DW12-Honda + 1 lap
16. Ryan Briscoe Penske DW12-Chevy + 1 lap
17. Helio Castroneves Penske DW12-Chevy + 1 lap
18. EJ Viso KV DW12-Chevy + 1 lap
19. Graham Rahal Ganassi DW12-Honda + 2 laps

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Re: The track fell apart at Belle Isle

Postby vikki » Tue 05 Jun, 2012 11:54 am

was very bizarre.i didnt have time to sit around and wait for the second half of the race.just lucky for indy not many people are watching these days. :P

the organisers say it won't happen again.
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