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Emphatic win for flawless Dixon

As he celebrated in victory lane with his wife, family and team - including Franchitti, who seemed genuinely happy for his long-time friend and team mate - it was Will Power sitting disconsolately in the Penske pit area that was hard to miss. When it's your season, it's your season. And when it's not, it's a long haul and nothing goes right, and everything starts getting to you. And the look on Will Power's face spoke eloquently on which side he felt his 2011 season was on in that divide, as he falls 62pts off the back of Franchitti for the title with just six races remaining in the year.

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Scott Dixon takes the chequered flag at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Picture credit: LAT Photo USA for IndyCar Madia]
Scott Dixon leads Ryan Briscoe on lap 1 of the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: Dan Helrigel for IndyCar Media]
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Scott Dixon in victory lane after winning the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: LAT Photo USA for IndyCar Media]
Second-place man Dario Franchitti leads Ryan Hunter-Reay and Takuma Sato in the closing laps of the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: LAT Photo USA for IndyCar Media]
Second-place man Ryan Briscoe leads Dario Franchitti, Will Power, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Graham Rahal on lap 1 before a large crowd for the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: Dan Helrigel for IndyCar Media]
Scott Dixon celebrates with his parents and wife Emma after winning the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media]
Scott Dixon celebrates with the whole Ganassi team after winning the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media]
Scott Dixon celebrates with Dario Franchitti and Ryan Hunter-Reay on the podium  after winning the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media]
Scott Dixon in victory lane after winning the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. August 2011. [Photo credit: LAT Photo USA for IndyCar Media]
Ryan Hunter-Reay waits on pitlane prior to practice at Pocono Raceway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
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Helio Castroneves leads Ryan Briscoe (Photo by: Chris Owens 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 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)

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