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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



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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)
Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the #2 Hawk Performance Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, races to an 11th-place finish Sunday, August 2, 2015, during the Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Montoya retains the overall driver`s championship points lead with two races left in the season. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Scott Dixon, driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, races to an fourth-place finish Sunday, August 2, 2015, during the Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Simon Pagenaud, driver of the #22 PPG Finishes Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, races to a third-place finish Sunday, August 2, 2015, during the Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Simon Pagenaud, driver of the #22 PPG Finishes Team Penske Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrates his third-place finish Sunday, August 2, 2015, during the Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Graham Rahal leads a group through the Turn 2 Keyhole turn during the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Graham Rahal and his father, Bobby, celebrate in Victory Circle following their win in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: John Cote for IndyCar Media)
Podium celebrations for Graham Rahal and Justin Wilson after the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Podium celebrations for Graham Rahal, Justin Wilson and Simon Pagenaud after the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Graham Rahal sprays the champagne in Victory Lane following his victory in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Graham Rahal wins the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: Bret Kelley for IndyCar Media)
Graham Rahal begins the celebration as he wins the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: John Cote for IndyCar Media)
Ryan Hunter-Reay waits in his pit stand prior to practice for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: John Cote for IndyCar Media)
Ryan Hunter-Reay rolls down pit lane for practice for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Scott Dixon, driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrates having the fastest qualifying time Saturday, August 1, 2015, winning the pole for Sunday`s Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Dixon set a track record of 1:04.5814/125.869 mph. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Scott Dixon, driver of the #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet IndyCar V6, celebrates having the fastest qualifying time Saturday, August 1, 2015, winning the pole for Sunday`s Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Dixon set a track record of 1:04.5814/125.869 mph. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)

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