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34 cars set to race at Vegas

In all there are seven British drivers confirmed for the race: Franchitti, Jay Howard, James Jakes, Alex Lloyd, Mike Conway, Pippa Mann and Dan Wheldon.

Update: It was also confirmed that Sebastian Saavedra will return to Conquest Racing in the seat of the #34 car for Vegas. "It's good to be back," he said. "I don't like to watch the races from a couch and now I'm ready to make my second finale with Conquest Racing ... I've learned more in a season in IndyCar than what I've learned in my whole racing career."

Britain's Dillon Battistini took charge of the car at last week's Kentucky Indy 300, but he retired two-thirds of the way through the race with the team citing driver fatigue as the reason.

Full Vegas entry list

#2 Oriol Servia Newman/Haas Racing
#3 Helio Castroneves Team Penske
#4 JR Hildebrand Panther Racing
#5 Takuma Sato KV Racing Technology–Lotus
#6 Ryan Briscoe TeamPenske
#7 Danica Patrick Andretti Autosport
#8 Paul Tracy Dragon Racing
#9 Scott Dixon Target Chip Ganassi Racing
#10 Dario Franchitti Target Chip Ganassi Racing
#11 Davey Hamilton Dreyer & Reinbold Racing
#12 Will Power Team Penske
#14 Vitor Meira AJ Foyt Enterprises
#15 Jay Howard Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing
#17 Wade Cunningham AFS/Sam Schmidt Motorsports
#18 James Jakes Dale Coyne Racing
#19 Alex Lloyd Dale Coyne Racing
#22 Townsend Bell Dreyer & Reinbold Racing
#24 Ana Beatriz Dreyer & Reinbold Racing
#26 Marco Andretti Andretti Autosport
#27 Mike Conway Andretti Autosport
#28 Ryan Hunter -Reay Andretti Autosport
#30 Pippa Mann Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing
#34 Sebastian Saavedra Conquest Racing
#38 Graham Rahal Service Central Chip Ganassi Racing
#44 Buddy Rice Panther Racing
#57 Tomas Scheckter Sarah Fisher Racing
#59 EJ Viso KV Racing Technology–Lotus
#67 Ed Carpenter Sarah Fisher Racing
#77 Dan Wheldon Sam Schmidt/BHA with Curb Agajanian
#78 Simona De Silvestro HVM Racing
#82 Tony Kanaan KV Racing Technology-Lotus
#83 Charlie Kimball Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing
#98 Alex Tagliani BHA with Curb Agajanian/Sam Schmidt
#06 James Hinchcliffe Newman/Haas Racing




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Ryan Briscoe, Will Power, Marco Andretti and Ryan Hunter-Reay pose with an IndyCar in front of the famous welcome sign at the city limits of Las Vegas. [Picture Credit: IndyCar Media]
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6,  celebrates winning pole position for the Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6,  celebrates winning pole position for the Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6,  celebrates winning pole position for the Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6,  celebrates winning pole position for the Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6,  celebrates winning pole position for the Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrates posting the fastest time Saturday, July 5, 2014 during qualifying for Sunday`s Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrates posting the fastest time Saturday, July 5, 2014 during qualifying for Sunday`s Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, posts the fastest time Saturday, July 5, 2014 during qualifying for Sunday`s Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Ernie Masche/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 PPG Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, posts the fastest time Saturday, July 5, 2014 during qualifying for Sunday`s Pocono IndyCar 500 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Montoya won the pole and will start in the front row next to teammate Will Power, who qualified second. (Photo by Ernie Masche/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Will Power in action at Pocono (Photo by: Bret Kelley for IndyCar Media)
Will Power in action at Pocono (Photo by: Bret Kelley for IndyCar Media)
Will Power follows Charlie Kimball through the turn. (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Will Power prepares to go out in Practice 1. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Will Power on track in Practice 1. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Ed Carpenter, driver of the #20 Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6 celebrates his victory Saturday, June 7, 2014 during the IndyCar Firestone 600 race at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, Texas. (Photo by Russell LaBounty/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Will Power wins the pole for the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Will Power wins the pole for the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)

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