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James Hinchcliffe - Q&A

I spent some time in England on vacation visiting family. Then I'll be heading to Vegas for a conference, back to England for the Autosport Awards and hopefully an outing in the Dan Wheldon Memorial kart race currently being organized, then finally I'll be competing in the Granja Viana 500 race in Brazil! I am looking forward to all of it!

Q:
Finally, what or who surprised you the most from your rookie year in the IZOD IndyCar Series?

James Hinchcliffe:
Wow, good question! I would have to say just the entire Indy 500 experience. You hear so much going into it for the first time, but nothing, and I mean nothing, prepares you. The whole month, start to finish is just the most incredible event. I'll always remember my first Indy 500 and I'll always look forward to my next.




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James Hinchcliffe (CAN - Newman/Haas Racing) relaxed with his team during the Rookie Orientation Program at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway - Thursday, May 12 [Photo by Chris Jones for IndyCar Media]
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James Hinchcliffe poses for two photographs at the same time at Motegi. [Photo credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media]
James Hinchcliffe in the pits during Saturday practice at Motegi. [Picture credit: Brian Simpson for IndyCar Media]
James Hinchcliffe tries to stay warm at a chilly Kentucky Speedway [Photo credit: Bret Kelley for IndyCar Media]
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James Hinchcliffe on course during practice for the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
James Hinchcliffe (Photo by: Joe Skibinski for IndyCar Media)
Ed Carpenter and James Hinchcliffe (Photo by: Jim Haines for IndyCar Media)
James Hinchcliffe in pit lane (Photo by: Dana Garrett for IndyCar Media)
James Hinchcliffe and Ed Carpenter collision (Photo by: Mike Young for IndyCar Media)
James Hinchcliffe and Ed Carpenter collision (Photo by: Mike Young for IndyCar Media)
James Hinchcliffe in pit lane (Photo by: Chris Owens  for IndyCar Media)
James Hinchcliffe in the post-qualifying press conference (Photo by: Dana Garrett for IndyCar Media)
Ed Carpenter, driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6 celebrates capturing the pole position Sunday, May 18, 2014 during qualifying for the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Carpenter has won back-to-back poles for the Indy 500. He will start in the front row with James Hinchcliffe and fellow Chevrolet IndyCar V6 driver Will Power, the current IndyCar points leader. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Ed Carpenter, driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6 celebrates capturing the pole position Sunday, May 18, 2014 during qualifying for the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Carpenter has won back-to-back poles for the Indy 500. He will start in the front row with James Hinchcliffe and fellow Chevrolet IndyCar V6 driver Will Power, the current IndyCar points leader. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Ed Carpenter, driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6 celebrates capturing the pole position Sunday, May 18, 2014 during qualifying for the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Carpenter has won back-to-back poles for the Indy 500. He will start in the front row with James Hinchcliffe and fellow Chevrolet IndyCar V6 driver Will Power, the current IndyCar points leader. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)

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