Peerless Dixon beats Montoya to IndyCar crown

Peerless Dixon beats Montoya to IndyCar crown

For the fourth time in his storied career, Scott Dixon has won the Verizon IndyCar Series championship, bettering Juan Pablo Montoya on a tiebreaker, as the two finished the season level on points. Montoya had led the standings in all 15 of the races so far this year, but a complex race saw the Colombian come up one spot short in P6, watching helplessly as Dixon crossed the finish line in first. Read more…

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  1. Monday 31 August 2015

  2. 13:34

    Video: Dixon snatches title with Sonoma win

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  3. Peerless Dixon beats Montoya to IndyCar crown 01:12

    Peerless Dixon beats Montoya to IndyCar crown

    For the fourth time in his storied career, Scott Dixon has won the Verizon IndyCar Series championship, bettering Juan Pablo Montoya on a tiebreaker, as the two…

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  4. Saturday 1 August 2015

  5. Dixon dominates, takes Mid-Ohio pole 21:36

    Dixon dominates, takes Mid-Ohio pole

    Scott Dixon thought he had broken the Mid-Ohio lap record in Q2 of IndyCar qualifying, but he was beaten well after the chequered flag by team-mate Charlie…

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  6. Sunday 7 June 2015

  7. Dixon coasts to Texas victory 04:00

    Dixon coasts to Texas victory

    Scott Dixon has won his second race of the IndyCar season, cruising to a 7.8000s victory at Texas Motor Speedway's Firestone 600 on Saturday…

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  8. Monday 18 May 2015

  9. Dixon secures pole for Indy 500 01:01

    Dixon secures pole for Indy 500

    Just five cars into qualifying, Scott Dixon set a solid four-lap speed early in Saturday's truncated qualifying, and no one was able to better him. After…

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  10. Sunday 19 April 2015

  11. Dixon jumps Castroneves to win Long Beach 23:33

    Dixon jumps Castroneves to win Long Beach

    Scott Dixon comfortably won a fast-paced Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on Sunday, helping his championship aspirations after sitting P15 in the…

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  12. Tuesday 9 December 2014

  13. Ganassi retains Dixon for 2015 season 14:02

    Ganassi retains Dixon for 2015 season

    Chip Ganassi Racing has announced that three-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon will remain with the team for the 2015 season. Dixon joined Ganassi under the…

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  14. Monday 25 August 2014

  15. Dixon outlasts field at Sonoma after leaders falter 06:03

    Dixon outlasts field at Sonoma after leaders falter

    Scott Dixon came from third on the grid to outlast the field in the closing laps to win the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Sunday. With Graham Rahal and Mike…

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  16. Sunday 3 August 2014

  17. Dixon wins from back of grid at Mid-Ohio 23:24

    Dixon wins from back of grid at Mid-Ohio

    Scott Dixon pulled off a fine recovery drive to win the Honda Indy 200 from the back of the grid, his fifth victory in eight visits to the Mid-Ohio Sports Car…

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  18. Saturday 12 July 2014

  19. Dixon breaks record en route to Iowa pole 01:09

    Dixon breaks record en route to Iowa pole

    Scott Dixon broke the Iowa Speedway's two-lap qualifying record en route to pole position for tomorrow's Iowa Corn Indy 300. The Ganassi Racing driver, who…

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  20. Saturday 10 May 2014

  21. Saavedra claims shock IndyCar pole at Indy 07:56

    Saavedra claims shock IndyCar pole at Indy

    KV Racing driver Sebastian Saavedra claimed a shock pole position for the maiden IndyCar race on the Indianapolis Road Course. Saavedra played second fiddle…

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  22. Sunday 20 October 2013

  23. Dixon claims third IndyCar title at Fontana 11:15

    Dixon claims third IndyCar title at Fontana

    Scott Dixon has won his third IndyCar championship, after a hectic race at Fontana. The Chip Ganassi driver finished fifth, while championship rival Hélio…

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  24. Thursday 17 October 2013

  25. Grid penalties for Dixon, Castroneves 09:16

    Grid penalties for Dixon, Castroneves

    IndyCar title rivals Scott Dixon and Hélio Castroneves will be hit with 10-place grid penalties for the season finale at Fontana, having both changed their…

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  26. Sunday 6 October 2013

  27. Dixon claims victory in Houston opener 06:19

    Dixon claims victory in Houston opener

    Scott Dixon brought himself back in contention for the IndyCar title by claiming victory in the opening race of this weekend's double-header at the Houston…

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  28. Saturday 31 August 2013

  29. Dixon sweeps to Baltimore pole 18:46

    Dixon sweeps to Baltimore pole

    Scott Dixon set the standard in Saturday’s qualifying session for the IndyCar Grand Prix of Baltimore, the New Zealander negotiating the narrow street circuit…

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  30. Monday 8 July 2013

  31. Dixon takes first win of the year at Pocono 03:00

    Dixon takes first win of the year at Pocono

    Scott Dixon led home the Ganassi team's maiden 1-2-3 finish at Pocono on Sunday. The New Zealander, whose victory is his first of the season, took the chequered…

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  32. Thursday 6 October 2011

  33. Dixon praises 2012 IndyCar safety 12:12

    Dixon praises 2012 IndyCar safety

    2008 Champion Scott Dixon has hailed the new-look IndyCar which will be gracing the grid from next season onwards. The New Zealander, who tested the safer…

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  34. Saturday 1 October 2011

  35. Dixons stays fastest in second practice 21:46

    Dixons stays fastest in second practice

    Ganassi’s Scott Dixon continued to set the pace during this afternoon’s second practice session in Kentucky, despite lapping slower than his personal best…

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  36. Dixon heads opening Kentucky practice 20:39

    Dixon heads opening Kentucky practice

    Scott Dixon was quick to get back into the swing of oval driving at the Kentucky Speedway on Saturday, topping the timesheets in the first of two practice…

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  37. Sunday 18 September 2011

  38. Dixon claims victory at Motegi 08:49

    Dixon claims victory at Motegi

    Ganassi's Scott Dixon secured his second win of the season at Motegi on Sunday, leading home Penske rival Will Power who now takes control in the title race.…

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  39. Saturday 17 September 2011

  40. Dixon grabs pole at Motegi 08:20

    Dixon grabs pole at Motegi

    Scott Dixon has seized pole position for Sunday’s IndyCar encounter at Motegi. The New Zealander will start alongside fellow Australasian and title contender…

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  41. Dixon moves ahead in second practice 02:00

    Dixon moves ahead in second practice

    2008 IndyCar Champion Scott Dixon topped the timesheets as the second practice session took place at Motegi on Saturday morning. With a best lap time of…

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  42. Saturday 3 September 2011

  43. 05:00

    Video: Drivers share feelings on Baltimore

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  44. Monday 8 August 2011

  45. Dixon boosted by 'smooth weekend' 09:45

    Dixon boosted by 'smooth weekend'

    Scott Dixon was relieved to complete what he described as a ‘smooth’ event at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, with the New Zealander bouncing back from…

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  46. Sunday 7 August 2011

  47. Dixon secures first win of season 21:50

    Dixon secures first win of season

    Scott Dixon claimed his first victory of the season at Mid-Ohio this afternoon, delivering a fine performance to lead home fellow Ganassi driver Dario…

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  48. Saturday 6 August 2011

  49. Dixon takes first 2011 pole at Mid-Ohio 19:58

    Dixon takes first 2011 pole at Mid-Ohio

    Scott Dixon claimed his first pole position of the season at Mid-Ohio this afternoon, posting a personal best effort of 1:08.077 to out-qualify nearest…

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  50. Sunday 10 April 2011

  51. Dixon heads Ganassi 1-2 in Alabama warm-up 16:06

    Dixon heads Ganassi 1-2 in Alabama warm-up

    The Target Chip Ganassi team headed the Sunday morning timesheets at Alabama’s Barber Motorsport Park, with 2008 Champion Scott Dixon heading reigning title…

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  52. Saturday 9 April 2011

  53. Dixon tops final practice in Alabama 14:54

    Dixon tops final practice in Alabama

    Scott Dixon claimed the top spot during the third and final practice session at the Barber Motorsports Park on Saturday. The 30-year-old set a time of 1:12.138…

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  54. Friday 17 December 2010

  55. Ganassi to field four-car squad in 2011 08:33

    Ganassi to field four-car squad in 2011

    It was announced on Thursday that Chip Ganassi Racing will be running not two but four cars in next year’s IndyCar Series, with Champions Dario Franchitti and…

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  56. Thursday 21 October 2010

  57. Six Indy drivers thrilled about V8 outing 11:41

    Six Indy drivers thrilled about V8 outing

    No less than six IndyCar Series drivers will be making special guest appearances in Australia’s V8 Supercar touring car championship this weekend, with the…

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  58. Sunday 3 October 2010

  59. Franchitti takes third IndyCar title as Dixon wins 03:41

    Franchitti takes third IndyCar title as Dixon wins

    Already securing the bonus point for winning the PEAK Performance Pole Award, Dario Franchitti had two other goals in the Cafes do Brasil Indy 300 to earn the…

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  60. Sunday 25 July 2010

  61. Dixon wins amid controversy at Edmonton 23:58

    Dixon wins amid controversy at Edmonton

    Ganassi’s Scott Dixon has picked up his second win of the IndyCar season but only following much controversy at Edmonton; the 2008 Champion was handed the top…

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  62. Friday 16 July 2010

  63. Dixon tops first Toronto practice 16:23

    Dixon tops first Toronto practice

    Ganassi’s Scott Dixon finished atop the Toronto timesheets in the opening practice session on Friday as the IndyCar Series makes its first trip of the season…

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  64. Thursday 20 May 2010

  65. Dixon quickest as practice continues on Wednesday 00:59

    Dixon quickest as practice continues on Wednesday

    Following a dramatic Tuesday at Indianapolis on which Scott Dixon set the fastest time as E.J. Viso suffered a large accident, the Venezuelan elected not to…

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  66. Wednesday 19 May 2010

  67. Dixon fastest as Viso crashes on Tuesday 00:57

    Dixon fastest as Viso crashes on Tuesday

    2008 IndyCar Series Champion Scott Dixon was the quickest driver as Indianapolis 500 practice resumed on Tuesday. After rain had led to the cancellation of…

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  68. Saturday 1 May 2010

  69. Dixon fastest in rain-delayed Kansas practice 01:37

    Dixon fastest in rain-delayed Kansas practice

    First oval event of the season. Four rookies in the 27-car field. Rain and hail pounding Kansas Speedway earlier in the day, re-adjusting practices and…

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  70. Monday 12 April 2010

  71. Dixon critical of officials' decision 14:19

    Dixon critical of officials' decision

    2008 Champion Scott Dixon was less than pleased with the officials' message stating that he passed Helio Castroneves under illegal circumstances at the third…

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  72. Saturday 13 March 2010

  73. Dixon still fastest in second practice 19:01

    Dixon still fastest in second practice

    Scott Dixon remained the quickest driver as the hour-long second and final practice session took place in Brazil on Saturday. The 2008 Champion led the same…

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  74. Dixon leads first practice in Brazil 16:08

    Dixon leads first practice in Brazil

    2008 Champion Scott Dixon headed the first practice session of the 2010 season as the action began in São Paulo on Friday. The New Zealander topped the…

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  75. Sunday 11 October 2009

  76. Dixon predicted fate before race 00:52

    Dixon predicted fate before race

    Outgoing Champion Scott Dixon has admitted that, prior to the championship-deciding race at Homestead on Saturday, he had feared for using up too much fuel at…

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  77. Friday 9 October 2009

  78. Top 3 still on top as Penske suffers blow 21:30

    Top 3 still on top as Penske suffers blow

    The leading trio in the championship continued to be the leading trio on the timesheets as the hour-long practice second practice session took place at…

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  79. Championship contenders lead first Miami practice 18:18

    Championship contenders lead first Miami practice

    As the final and title-deciding race weekend of 2009 arrived, the three men duelling for this year's title locked out the top of the practice timesheets on…

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  80. Monday 21 September 2009

  81. 13:19

    GPUpdate TV: Dixon takes charge at Motegi

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  82. Saturday 19 September 2009

  83. Dixon wins Indy Japan 300 10:36

    Dixon wins Indy Japan 300

    Target Chip Ganassi Racing driver Scott Dixon has claimed another race victory this season by winning the Indy Japan 300 at Motegi. Dixon finished ahead of…

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  84. Friday 18 September 2009

  85. Dixon on pole at Motegi 11:04

    Dixon on pole at Motegi

    Reigning Champion Scott Dixon carried his second practice form over to qualifying to clinch pole position ahead of Saturday's penultimate race of the season in…

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  86. Ganassi lock-out second Motegi session 08:00

    Ganassi lock-out second Motegi session

    The Target Chip Ganassi cars of Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti moved atop the final classification of Friday at Motegi. The reigning Champion and his…

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  87. Monday 31 August 2009

  88. 'We've all seen this movie' - Dixon 18:37

    'We've all seen this movie' - Dixon

    New Zealand's Scott Dixon may have missed out on victory by only a cigarette paper in Chicago but that wasn't enough to stop the Target Chip Ganassi driver from…

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  89. Friday 28 August 2009

  90. Dixon sets early pace at Chicagoland 21:10

    Dixon sets early pace at Chicagoland

    Reigning Champion Scott Dixon kicked off his Chicago weekend in confident fashion by leading the way in the first of two free practice sessions on Friday. The…

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  91. Tuesday 25 August 2009

  92. Dixon: It can switch big time 12:48

    Dixon: It can switch big time

    Reigning Champion Scott Dixon suffered from a frustrating weekend at Sears Point after coming home thirteenth in California. The former championship leader…

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  93. Monday 10 August 2009

  94. 15:22

    GPUpdate TV: Dixon rules in Mid-Ohio

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  95. Record-beater Dixon hits score of wins 00:59

    Record-beater Dixon hits score of wins

    A delighted Scott Dixon set a new IndyCar Series record by picking up victory number twenty at Lexington on Sunday. The New Zealander clinched the win in…

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  96. Sunday 9 August 2009

  97. Dixon thrashes rivals to win at Lexington 20:45

    Dixon thrashes rivals to win at Lexington

    Reigning Champion Scott Dixon has won the thirteenth round of the 2009 IndyCar Series at Lexington. The New Zealander crossed the line first in dominant fashion…

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  98. Friday 7 August 2009

  99. Dixon fastest in first Lexington practice 23:45

    Dixon fastest in first Lexington practice

    Reigning Champion Scott Dixon set the pace in opening practice for this weekend's thirteenth round of the championship at Lexington. The New Zealander led at…

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  100. Saturday 1 August 2009

  101. Dixon on pole as quailfying is cancelled 13:05

    Dixon on pole as quailfying is cancelled

    IndyCar Series points leader Scott Dixon will start from the pole after persistent "weepers" at Kentucky Speedway canceled all on-track activities, including…

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  102. Tuesday 28 July 2009

  103. Dixon back in front 13:01

    Dixon back in front

    As Scott Dixon collected a podium finish at Edmonton on Sunday, Dario Franchitti came home in fifth position which handed the championship lead back to the…

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  104. Tuesday 30 June 2009

  105. 16:31

    GPUpdate TV: Dixon leads Ganassi 1-2 at Richmond

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  106. Monday 29 June 2009

  107. Dixon keeping close eye on standings 00:59

    Dixon keeping close eye on standings

    Scott Dixon was pleased to have completed another points haul with victory at Richmond on Saturday. Winning the race under lights from team-mate Dario…

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  108. Sunday 28 June 2009

  109. Dixon wins at Richmond 09:10

    Dixon wins at Richmond

    Scott Dixon has won Saturday's race at the Richmond International Raceway by just 0.3109 of a second over his Target Chip Ganassi Racing teammate Dario…

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  110. Monday 1 June 2009

  111. Dixon wins at Milwaukee 00:59

    Dixon wins at Milwaukee

    Reigning IndyCar Series Champion Scott Dixon has clinched his second victory of the season and, with it, the championship lead after Sunday's Milwaukee Mile.…

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  112. Saturday 16 May 2009

  113. Dixon fastest on Friday at Indianapolis 16:00

    Dixon fastest on Friday at Indianapolis

    Reigning Indianapolis 500 winner Scott Dixon topped the speed chart as qualified teams continued preparations for the 2009 Indianapolis 500. Dixon recorded the…

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