|Franchitti Wins Third Indy 500|
|Indianapolis, IN (Sports Network) - Dario Franchitti placed himself in elite company by winning the Indianapolis 500 for the third time.|
But Franchitti's victory in Sunday's 500-mile race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway was indeed a difficult task and an emotional one as well.
With air temperatures reaching in the mid-90s, Franchitti overcame adversity by not only starting 16th in his Honda-powered Target Chip Ganassi Racing car but enduring a pit-road mishap that occurred early in the race. continue>>
|2012 Indy 500|