Scott Dixon Continues To Top Indy 500 Practice

Dustin H.Correspondent IMay 19, 2010

INDIANAPOLIS - MAY 15: Scott Dixon of Target Chip Ganassi Racing sits in his car prior to taking to the track during opening day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 15, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana.   (Photo by Ron Hoskins/Getty Images)
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Scott Dixon continues to lead practice as of Wednesday at the Brickyard.

Dixon posted a lap at 226.971 mph at a 39.65 around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Ryan Briscoe in the Penske car was second followed by Alex Tagliani, who continues to show promise running near the front. Hideki Mutoh driving for Newman/Haas was fourth and Dario Franchitti was in fifth.

Practice will continue Thursday and Friday, "Fast Friday," as drivers get ready for pole day on Saturday. And this year the format is different. Here are the practice results from Indianapolis Wednesday.


Indianapolis 500 Practice Session Five

1. Scott Dixon

2. Ryan Briscoe

3. Alex Tagliani

4. Hideki Mutoh

5. Dario Franchitti

6. Will Power

7. Tony Kanaan

8. Helio Castroneves

9. Townsend Bell

10. Mario Moraes


The Indianapolis 500 is Sunday May 30 at 12 noon on ABC.