It took a year, but scott dixon finally has a new sponsor at chip ganassi racing. That was the day scott dixon crossed the hallowed line of bricks to score his greatest victory thus far. Scott dixon racing recently relocated to southwell racecourse where the training barns have undergone extensive renovations and are now a well invested training establishment. Dixon is a fivetime indycar champion currently competing for chip ganassi racing. Year, age, races, win, podium, pole, laps, led, earnings, rank, avst, avfn, raf, llf, dnq, wd.
Scott dixon an impressive pedigree underpins a burning desire to be the best, the ability to train winners was always a formality. Shortly after kits birth, dixon was in the wayne taylor racing. Scott dixon and his team, are preparing for their first official turf season from the new base at southwell racecourse and are excited to send out their first string of. Overall, 2020 will be dixons 20th season in the ntt indycar series. Scott dixon is congratulated by his team owner chip ganassi after claiming his fifth indycar title. Great results and so good to see racing back on tv. Its just an honor to compete with him, not just on the same race track, but actually going wheel to wheel with him and racing him for a championship. But in 2003, dixon won the first of his five indycar series championships and has become the most successful driver in the indycar series era. Indycar champ scott dixon nabs ford gt carbon vin 009. Scott dixon biography the fivetime indycar series champion 2003, 2008, 20, 2015 and 2018 and 2008 indianapolis 500 winner returns to chip ganassi racing cgr in 2020 for his 19th season the longest tenure for a driver in team history 1990present.
Scott dixon 2009 cara christmas ornament indy car indy 500. After terrifying crash, its a miracle indy 500 driver. Scott dixon will go down in the history books as a legend in motorsport. Scott became the winningest driver in the indycar series when he earned his 20th career victory at midohio surpassing the previous record of 19 wins held by sam hornish jr. Click on the site to see scott dixon s career results at that track glossary. Dixon exudes selfconfidence but is certainly not cocky or arrogant. Scott ronald dixon cnzm born 22 july 1980 is a professional racing driver from new zealand. The driver from new zealand won the 2008 indy 500 and is one of the most successful drivers in indycar history with 45 wins. Biography the fivetime indycar series champion 2003, 2008, 20, 2015 and 2018 and 2008 indianapolis 500 winner returns to chip ganassi racing cgr in 2020 for his 19th season the longest tenure for a driver in team history 1990present. A career that has seen 19 years at the top of openwheel racing in the united states with the fivetime champion still racing and searching for a sixth title.
Now a fivetime indycar champion, dixon ranks among the modern greats of that discipline. Racehorse trainer scottdixonracing nottinghamshire. Scott dixon stats, race results, wins, news, record. Most wins of any active ntt indycar series driver 46, which ranks third alltime. Following a switch from cart to the ntt indycar series in 2003, ganassi and driver scott dixon captured the championship. He also won the 92nd indianapolis 500 in 2008 from pole position. New zealand has a proud tradition in grand prix racing but had not tasted such success at indianapolis until may 25 2008. In 2018, he went on to win his 5th indycar championship at the age of 38. And he is driving at his peak, so the next few years will continue to be exciting. Dixon joined targetganassi racings irl indycar series team in 2003 and still. James hinchcliffe says scott dixon is driver hes most. The championship came down the last race at homesteadmiami with dario taking the race on a fuel mileage strategy and the championship along with it. Welcome to the online home of scott dixon, the youngest trainer in britain, scott has already underlined his ambitions by. Pnc bank was announced as the major sponsor for dixon s no.
Dixon was the only driver to finish every race, showing his consistency and the determination to fight for every point. Get the latest race results, news, videos, pictures, win record and more for scott dixon on. It all started with formula ford as dixon dominated the series from 1994 to 1996. The official website of 5time indycar champion scott dixon. Dario franchitti and dixon were both in a league of their own. Scott has been around horses all his life and enjoyed success at the highest level in other equine pursuits as a youngster. Scott dixon indy racing fan apparel and souvenirs for sale. Get to know scott dixon dixon holds the distinction of being the winningest active indy car driver with 40 victories and is currently ranked fourth on the alltime indy car win list. Scott dixon is the greatest active driver and one of the 2 or 3 greatest of all time, alongside aj foyt and mario andretti. Juli 1980 in brisbane, australien ist ein neuseelandischer automobilrennfahrer. Scott dixon chip ganassi racing indy racing fan apparel. Driver scott dixon 2018 verizon indycar series results. Scott dixon racing, southwell, nottingham, united kingdom.
The largest catalog of scott dixon replica helmets is. Competing for chip ganassi racing since joining indycar. A year later, dixon was back to his best but lost the championship on the final lap after one of the greatest seasonlong head to heads in indycar history. Scott dixon casts mythic shadow over the series nbc sports. Competing for chip ganassi racing since joining indycar, dixon has won the championship five times. Indycar driver scott dixon, retired racer dario franchitti. Chip ganassi racing solidified its place in openwheel racing history, becoming the first team to amass four consecutive cart championships with jimmy vasser 1996, alex zanardi 199798 and rookie juan pablo montoya 1999. A year later, he was one of three drivers contending for victory at indy and. Dixon holds the distinction of being the winningest active indy car driver with 46 victories and. Scott dixon becomes the second driver ever to win five indycar championship titles 09. Scott dixons balancing family, driver roles helps make. Indycar drive scott dixon humbly enters ranks of racing. Fivetime indycar champ scott dixon and wife emma welcome. Profile for racing driver scott dixon from new zealand.
Overall, 2020 will be dixon s 20th season in the ntt indycar series. Six wins in 2000 elevated him from indy lights champion to a fulltime cart champ car season with pacwest racing. Scott dixon stats, race results, wins, news, record, videos. Indy 500 qualifying complete scott dixon on pole for 2017 indianapolis 500. Indianapolis chip ganassi racing driver scott dixon claimed his 26th indy car pole today in thrilling fashion, posting a fourlap average of 232. Drivers ntt indycar series, indy lights, indy pro 2000. Indycar legend scott dixon finally gets the hang of it in.1079 402 187 1386 56 512 172 437 616 1411 798 1441 349 734 205 483 1356 142 585 1181 889 336 200 1106 593 1201 833 779 101 767 252 1293 349 67 1292