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2010 Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen

The 2010 Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix was the eighth running of the Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix and the ninth round of the 2010 IndyCar Series season. It took place on Sunday, July 4, 2010. The race was contested over 60 laps at the 3.40-mile (5.47 km) Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, New York, and was televised by ABC in the United States. Will Power, driving for Team Penske, took the pole and the win. Ryan Briscoe was second and Dario Franchitti third.

United States 2010 Camping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix
Race details
9th round of the 2010 IndyCar Series season
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DateJuly 4, 2010
Official nameCamping World Watkins Glen Grand Prix
LocationWatkins Glen International
CoursePermanent racing facility
3.370 mi / 5.423 km
Distance60 laps
202.200 mi / 325.409 km
Weather87 °F (31 °C), clear skies
Pole position
DriverWill Power (Team Penske)
Time01:29.3164 seconds
Fastest lap
DriverWill Power (Team Penske)
Time91.0496 (on lap 35 of 60)
Podium
FirstWill Power (Team Penske)
SecondRyan Briscoe (Team Penske)
ThirdDario Franchitti (Chip Ganassi Racing)
Podium of IZOD IndyCar July 4th 2010 race

ClassificationEdit

QualifyingEdit

RaceEdit

Pos No. Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Points
1 12   Will Power Team Penske 60 1:40:27.4391 53*
2 6   Ryan Briscoe Team Penske 60 1:40:28.6572 40
3 10   Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing 60 1:40:30.1145 35
4 2   Raphael Matos Luczo Dragon Racing de Ferran Motorsports 60 1:40:35.4599 32
5 32   Mario Moraes KV Racing Technology 60 1:40:36.7620 30
6 4   Dan Wheldon Panther Racing 60 1:40:37.1914 28
7 37   Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti Autosport 60 1:40:37.9394 26
8 9   Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing 60 1:40:39.4937 24
9 3   Hélio Castroneves Team Penske 60 1:40:40.4225 22
10 22   Justin Wilson Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 60 1:40:41.0026 20
11 8   E.J. Viso KV Racing Technology 60 1:40:46.1982 19
12 06   Hideki Mutoh Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing 60 1:40:47.6670 18
13 26   Marco Andretti Andretti Autosport 60 1:40:54.1356 17
14 24   Paul Tracy Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 60 1:40:55.1701 16
15 5   Takuma Sato KV Racing Technology 60 1:40:56.3165 15
16 27   Adam Carroll Andretti Autosport 60 1:40:56.8015 14
17 77   Alex Tagliani FAZZT Race Team 60 1:41:02.8144 13
18 36   Bertrand Baguette Conquest Racing 60 1:41:03.9741 12
19 14   Vitor Meira A. J. Foyt Enterprises 60 1:41:04.4260 12
20 7   Danica Patrick Andretti Autosport 60 1:41:05.7066 12
21 11   Tony Kanaan Andretti Autosport 60 1:41:06.1091 12
22 34   Mario Romancini Conquest Racing 59 +1 lap 12
23 18   Milka Duno Dale Coyne Racing 57 +3 laps 12
24 78   Simona de Silvestro HVM Racing 38 Retired 12
25 19   Alex Lloyd (R) Dale Coyne Racing 22 Retired 10
OFFICIAL RACE REPORT
  • Please note that Will Power obtained pole position and fastest lap, with pole position gaining him two points, the fastest lap gaining him one point, and winning the race giving him the regular 50 points, totaling 53 points.

Championship standings after the raceEdit

Drivers' Championship standings
Pos Driver Points
1   Will Power 326
2   Dario Franchitti 295
3   Scott Dixon 287
4   Ryan Briscoe 280
5   Hélio Castroneves 273
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included.


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