2010 Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen

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United States   2010 Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix
Race details
9th round of the 2010 IndyCar Series season
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Date July 4, 2010
Official name Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix
Location Watkins Glen International
Course Permanent racing facility
3.370 mi / 5.423 km
Distance 60 laps, 202.200 mi / 325.409 km
Weather 87 °F (31 °C), clear skies
Pole position
Driver Australia Will Power Team Penske
Time 01:29.3164 seconds
Fastest lap
Driver Australia Will Power Team Penske
Time 91.0496 (on lap 35 of 60)
Podium
First Australia Will Power Team Penske
Second Australia Ryan Briscoe Team Penske
Third United Kingdom Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing
Podium of IZOD IndyCar July 4th 2010 race

The 2010 Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix was the eighth running of the Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix and the ninth round of the 2010 IndyCar Series season. It took place on Sunday, July 4, 2010. The race was contested over 60 laps at the 3.40-mile (5.47 km) Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, New York, and was telecasted by ABC in the United States. Will Power, driving for Team Penske, took the and pole and the win. Ryan Briscoe was second and Dario Franchitti third.

Classification[edit]

Qualifying[edit]

Race[edit]

Pos No. Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Points
1 12 Australia Will Power Team Penske 60 1:40:27.4391 53*
2 6 Australia Ryan Briscoe Team Penske 60 1:40:28.6572 40
3 10 United Kingdom Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing 60 1:40:30.1145 35
4 2 Brazil Raphael Matos Luczo Dragon Racing de Ferran Motorsports 60 1:40:35.4599 32
5 32 Brazil Mario Moraes KV Racing Technology 60 1:40:36.7620 30
6 4 United Kingdom Dan Wheldon Panther Racing 60 1:40:37.1914 28
7 37 United States Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti Autosport 60 1:40:37.9394 26
8 9 New Zealand Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing 60 1:40:39.4937 24
9 3 Brazil Hélio Castroneves Team Penske 60 1:40:40.4225 22
10 22 United Kingdom Justin Wilson Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 60 1:40:41.0026 20
11 8 Venezuela E.J. Viso KV Racing Technology 60 1:40:46.1982 19
12 06 Japan Hideki Mutoh Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing 60 1:40:47.6670 18
13 26 United States Marco Andretti Andretti Autosport 60 1:40:54.1356 17
14 24 Canada Paul Tracy Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 60 1:40:55.1701 16
15 5 Japan Takuma Sato KV Racing Technology 60 1:40:56.3165 15
16 27 United Kingdom Adam Carroll Andretti Autosport 60 1:40:56.8015 14
17 77 Canada Alex Tagliani FAZZT Race Team 60 1:41:02.8144 13
18 36 Belgium Bertrand Baguette Conquest Racing 60 1:41:03.9741 12
19 14 Brazil Vitor Meira A. J. Foyt Enterprises 60 1:41:04.4260 12
20 7 United States Danica Patrick Andretti Autosport 60 1:41:05.7066 12
21 11 Brazil Tony Kanaan Andretti Autosport 60 1:41:06.1091 12
22 34 Brazil Mario Romancini Conquest Racing 59 +1 lap 12
23 18 Venezuela Milka Duno Dale Coyne Racing 57 +3 laps 12
24 78 Switzerland Simona de Silvestro HVM Racing 38 Retired 12
25 19 United Kingdom Alex Lloyd (R) Dale Coyne Racing 22 Retired 10
OFFICIAL RACE REPORT
  • Please note that Will Power obtained pole position and fastest lap, with pole position gaining him two points, the fastest lap gaining him one point, and winning the race giving him the regular 50 points, totaling 53 points.

Championship standings after the race[edit]

Drivers' Championship standings
Pos Driver Points
1 Australia Will Power 326
2 United Kingdom Dario Franchitti 295
3 New Zealand Scott Dixon 287
4 Australia Ryan Briscoe 280
5 Brazil Hélio Castroneves 273
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included.


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