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The 2009 RoadRunner Turbo Indy 300 was the third round of the 2009 IndyCar Series season, held on April 26, 2009 at the 1.520-mile (2.446 km) Kansas Speedway. The race was won by Scott Dixon, who led 134 of the 200 laps to move up into fourth place in the championship standings. Championship leader Dario Franchitti made contact with the wall, and was classified eighteenth, which dropped him to third overall. Tony Kanaan's third place was enough to give him the championship lead, by a point from Ryan Briscoe, who finished fourth.

United States 2009 Kansas
Race details
3rd round of the 2009 IndyCar Series season
DateApril 26, 2009
Official nameRoadRunner Turbo Indy 300
LocationKansas Speedway
CoursePermanent racing facility
1.520 mi / 2.446 km
Distance200 laps
304.000 mi / 489.241 km
Weather78°F, Overcast
Pole position
DriverGraham Rahal (N/H/L Racing)
Time1:43.5819 (4 laps)
Fastest lap
DriverRyan Briscoe (Penske Racing)
Time25.9367 (on lap 162 of 200)
Podium
FirstScott Dixon (Chip Ganassi Racing)
SecondHélio Castroneves (Penske Racing)
ThirdTony Kanaan (Andretti Green Racing)

RaceEdit

Pos No. Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Laps Led Points
1 9   Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing 200 1:43:21.0035 4 134 52
2 3   Hélio Castroneves Penske Racing 200 + 0.7104 22 3 40
3 11   Tony Kanaan Andretti Green Racing 200 + 1.5022 8 0 35
4 6   Ryan Briscoe Penske Racing 200 + 1.8872 7 53 32
5 7   Danica Patrick Andretti Green Racing 200 + 2.6502 3 0 30
6 26   Marco Andretti Andretti Green Racing 200 + 3.8013 5 0 28
7 02   Graham Rahal Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing 200 + 7.8233 1 8 27
8 27   Hideki Mutoh Andretti Green Racing 200 + 8.5430 13 0 24
9 20   Ed Carpenter Vision Racing 200 + 8.9871 10 0 22
10 4   Dan Wheldon Panther Racing 200 + 9.7681 9 0 20
11 5   Mario Moraes KV Racing Technology 200 + 20.9048 6 0 19
12 06   Robert Doornbos (R) Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing 199 + 1 Lap 2 2 18
13 67   Sarah Fisher Sarah Fisher Racing 199 + 1 Lap 11 0 17
14 18   Justin Wilson Dale Coyne Racing 199 + 1 Lap 17 0 16
15 21   Ryan Hunter-Reay Vision Racing 196 + 4 Laps 20 0 15
16 23   Milka Duno CITGO 195 + 5 Laps 12 0 14
17 98   Stanton Barrett (R) Team 3G 181 + 19 Laps 19 0 13
18 10   Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing 151 Contact 21 0 12
19 24   Mike Conway (R) Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 109 Mechanical 16 0 12
20 2   Raphael Matos (R) Luczo Dragon Racing 95 Contact 15 0 12
21 13   E. J. Viso HVM Racing 37 Mechanical 18 0 12
22 14   Vitor Meira A. J. Foyt Enterprises 14 Contact 14 0 12

Standings after the raceEdit