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Chevrolet smokes rival Honda at Indy 500 and on race circuit
Chevrolet smokes rival Honda at Indy 500 and on race circuit

Chevrolet has cracked Honda’s once dominant position at the Indianapolis 500 race and on the IndyCar circuit. Sunday’s 99th Indy 500 was won by Juan Pablo Montoya, driving for Team Penske in a car equipped with a Chevrolet engine and aerodynamic kit. Only two drivers using Honda equipment, Graham Rahal of Rahal Letterman Lanigan and Marco Andretti of Andretti Autosport, finished in the top 10. This year Honda and Chevrolet were the only automakers participating in the race and they have developed a spirited rivalry. Montoya’s victory was the fifth for Chevrolet out of six races through the first segment of the 16-race Verizon IndyCar Series. The win vaulted...

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