Starting Position: 1
Race Time: 3:19:34.6427
Chassis/engine: Dallara/Honda
The perpetually happy-go-lucky Helio Castroneves was not having a good year. He missed the opening round of the IndyCar season while being tried for tax evasion and conspiracy, but the popular Brazilian wasted no time getting up to speed after his acquittal in April. Castroneves streaked to an emotional win, his 3rd at Indianapolis. Team Penske lays claim to their 15th Borg-Warner trophy, a tradition started by Mark Donohue in 1972.