2011 Kentucky Indy 300

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2011 Kentucky
Race details
17th round of the 2011 IndyCar Series season
Kentucky Speedway.PNG
Date October 2, 2011
Official name Kentucky Indy 300
Location Kentucky Speedway, Sparta, Kentucky
Course Permanent racing facility
1.480 mi / 2.382 km
Distance 200 laps
296 mi / 476.366 km
Weather 76°F, overcast
Pole position
Driver Will Power (Verizon Team Penske)
Time 24.2910
Fastest lap
Driver Ed Carpenter (Dollar General/Sarah Fisher Racing)
Time 24.3847 (on lap 73 of 200)
Podium
First Ed Carpenter (Dollar General/Sarah Fisher Racing)
Second Dario Franchitti (Downy/Chip Ganassi)
Third Scott Dixon (Target Chip Ganassi Racing)

The 2011 Kentucky Indy 300 was the twelfth running of the Kentucky Indy 300 and the seventeenth round of the 2011 IndyCar Series season. It took place on Sunday, October 2, 2011. The race contested over 200 laps at the 1.480-mile (2.382 km) Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky.

Grid[edit]

Row Inside Outside
1 12 Australia Will Power 38 United States Graham Rahal
2 06 Canada James Hinchcliffe (R) 67 United States Ed Carpenter
3 4 United States J.R. Hildebrand (R) 26 United States Marco Andretti
4 9 New Zealand Scott Dixon 28 United States Ryan Hunter-Reay
5 2 Spain Oriol Servià 83 United States Charlie Kimball (R)
6 10 Scotland Dario Franchitti 27 United Kingdom Mike Conway
7 78 Switzerland Simona de Silvestro 7 United States Danica Patrick
8 17 New Zealand Wade Cunningham (R) 3 Brazil Hélio Castroneves
9 44 United States Buddy Rice 6 Australia Ryan Briscoe
10 82 Brazil Tony Kanaan 24 Brazil Ana Beatriz (R)
11 14 Brazil Vitor Meira 5 Japan Takuma Sato
12 59 Venezuela E.J. Viso 19 England Alex Lloyd
13 34 United Kingdom Dillon Battistini (R) 22 United States Townsend Bell
14 18 United Kingdom James Jakes (R) 77 United Kingdom Dan Wheldon
15 30 United Kingdom Pippa Mann

Results[edit]