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2013 Indy 500: Race results

Results and top facts and figures from the 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 race on Sunday May 26 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
It was the 97th running of the greatest spectacle of motorsport at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, 102 years after the first time that the 500-mile race was staged at the 2.5-mile superpeedway on May 30, 1911 and won by Ray Harroun after a six hour, 43 minute marathon at an average speed of 74.602mph

The 2013 Indy 500 took only two hours and 40 minutes and Tony Kanaan's victory came with an average speed of 187.433mph, which broke Arie Luyendyk previous 1990 record of 185.981mph - and that was just the first of several new records to be shattered by this year's event.

There were 68 lead changes at the line - double the previous record set just last year of 34 - split between 14 different drivers, breaking the previous high of 12 set back in 1993. And with 27 cars making it to the chequered flag, it beat the previous high of 26 which had stood since the very first race in 1911.

Ed Carpenter led the most laps in this year's race (37) and Simon Pagenaud gained the most positions compared with his starting grid position (13, finishing in eighth place.) The fastest lap of the race was 226.940mph set by Justin Wilson on lap 185.

Race results

1. #11 Tony Kanaan KV Racing Chevrolet 2hrs 40mins 3.4181secs after 200 laps/500 miles

On lead lap under caution:

2. #26 Carlos Munoz * Andretti Autosport Chevrolet
3. #1 Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti Autosport Chevrolet
4. #25 Marco Andretti Andretti Autosport Chevrolet
5. #19 Justin Wilson Dale Coyne Racing Honda
6. #3 Helio Castroneves Team Penske Chevrolet
7. #2 AJ Allmendinger Team Penske Chevrolet
8. #77 Simon Pagenaud Schmidt-Hamilton Honda
9. #83 Charlie Kimball Ganassi Honda
10. #20 Ed Carpenter Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet
11. #22 Oriol Servià Panther/DRR Chevrolet
12. #8 Ryan Briscoe Ganassi Honda
13. #14 Takuma Sato AJ Foyt Racing Honda
14. #9 Scott Dixon Ganassi Honda
15. #18 Ana Beatriz Dale Coyne Racing Honda
16. #55 Tristan Vautier Schmidt-Peterson Honda
17. #78 Simona de Silvestro KV Racing Chevrolet
18. #5 EJ Viso Andretti Autosport-HVM Chevrolet
19. #12 Will Power Penske Chevrolet

Off lead lap/retirements:

20. #16 James Jakes Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda + 1 lap
21. #27 James Hinchcliffe Andretti Autosport Chevrolet + 1 lap
22. #41 Conor Daly * AJ Foyt Racing Honda + 2 laps
23. #10 Dario Franchitti Ganassi Honda + 3 laps Accident
24. #98 Alex Tagliani Bryan Herta Autosport Honda + 4 laps
25. #15 Graham Rahal Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda + 7 laps Accident
26. #81 Katherine Legge Schmidt-Peterseon Honda + 7 laps
27. #60 Townsend Bell Panther Racing Chevrolet + 8 laps
28. #67 Josef Newgarden Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing Honda + 9 laps
29. #7 Sebastien Bourdais Dragon Racing Chevrolet + 21 laps Accident
30. #63 Pippa Mann Dale Coyne Racing Honda + 154 laps Contact damage
31. #91 Buddy Lazier Lazier Partners Chevrolet + 156 laps Mechanical
32. #6 Sebastian Saavedra Dragon Racing Chevrolet + 166 laps Accident
33. #4 JR Hildebrand Panther Racing Chevrolet + 197 laps Accident

Fastest lap:

#11 Justin Wilson Dale Coyne Racing Honda 39.6580s (226.940mph) on lap 185



Related Pictures

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The start of the 2013 Indianapolis 500 - Sunday, May 26 2013. (Photo Credit: Walter Kuhn for IndyCar Media)
Ed Carpenter leads at the start of the 2013 Indianapolis 500 - Sunday, May 26 2013. (Photo Credit: Bret Kelley for IndyCar Media)
Tony Kanaan celebrates after winning the 2013 Indianapolis 500 - Sunday, May 26 2013. (Photo Credit: Forrest Mellott for IndyCar Media)
Sebastien Bourdais with his son after winning Race 1 of the Honda Indy Toronto. (Photo by: Shawn Gritzmacher for IndyCar Media)
The red flag is waived halting attempts to start Race 1 of the Honda Indy Toronto on Saturday. (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Mike Conway and Team Owner Ed Carpenter celebrate victory in Race 2 of the Honda Indy Toronto (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Sebastien Bourdais gets a congratulatory hug from team co-owner Kevin Kalkhoven after winning Race 1 of the Honda Indy Toronto (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Chevrolet sweeps the podium with winner Mike Conway (center), driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka / Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrating his victory Sunday, July 20, 2014 during the second of two IndyCar Series races through the streets of Exhibition Place, in Toronto, Canada. Tony Kanaan (left), driver of the #10 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet celebrates his second-place finish. Will Power, driver of the #12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet celebrates his third-place finish. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Mike Conway, driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka / Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrates his victory Sunday, July 20, 2014 during the second of two IndyCar Series races through the streets of Exhibition Place, in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Mike Conway, driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka / Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, takes the chequered flag while racing to victory Sunday, July 20, 2014 during the second of two IndyCar Series races through the streets of Exhibition Place, in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Mike Conway, driver of the #20 Fuzzy`s Ultra Premium Vodka / Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, races to victory Sunday, July 20, 2014 during the second of two IndyCar Series races through the streets of Exhibition Place, in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Mike Conway on his way to victory in the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Joe Skibinski for IndyCar Media)
Mike Conway jumps for joy after the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Mike Conway with the winner`s flag after the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Mike Conway, Tony Kanaan and Will Power celebrate on the podium after the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Mike Conway receives the winner`s trophy after the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Mike Conway, Tony Kanaan and Will Power pose for a selfie on the podium after the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Tony Kanaan and Will Power pose for a selfie on the podium after the second round of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader on Sunday July 20 2014. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)

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