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The 2010 Iowa Corn Indy 250 was the fourth running of the Iowa Corn Indy 250 and the eighth round of the 2010 IndyCar Series season. It took place on Sunday, June 20, 2010. The race was contested over 250 laps at the 0.875-mile (1.408 km) Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa, and was telecasted by Versus in the United States.

United States 2010 Iowa Corn Indy 250
Race details
8th round of the 2010 IndyCar Series season
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DateJune 20, 2010
Official nameIowa Corn Indy 250
LocationIowa Speedway
CoursePermanent racing facility
0.875 mi / 1.4 km
Distance250 laps
218.75 mi / 352.044 km
Pole position
DriverWill Power (Team Penske)
Time1:10.9925 (4-lap)
Fastest lap
DriverDario Franchitti (Chip Ganassi Racing)
Time17.9696 (on lap 21 of 250)
Podium
FirstTony Kanaan (Andretti Autosport)
SecondHélio Castroneves (Team Penske)
ThirdE. J. Viso (KV Racing Technology)

The winner of the 2010 Iowa Corn Indy 250 was Tony Kanaan. Will Power held the pole position running a time of 1:10.9925 seconds, while Dario Franchitti had the fastest lap running lap 21 in 17.9696 seconds. Hélio Castroneves finished in second, while E. J. Viso came in third place.

Contents

ClassificationEdit

QualifyingEdit

Pos No. Driver Team Lap 1 Lap 2 Lap 3 Lap 4 Total
1 12   Will Power Team Penske 17.7742 17.7316 17.7249 17.7618 1:10.9925
2 9   Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing 17.7619 17.7632 17.7386 17.7308 1:10.9945
3 26   Marco Andretti Andretti Autosport 17.7851 17.8050 17.7894 17.7435 1:11.1230
4 3   Hélio Castroneves Team Penske 17.8620 17.7794 17.7589 17.7703 1:11.1706
5 10   Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing 17.8365 17.7961 17.7839 17.7640 1:11.1805
6 77   Alex Tagliani FAZZT Race Team 17.8957 17.7484 17.7714 17.7680 1:11.1835
7 5   Takuma Sato (R) KV Racing Technology 17.8595 17.8067 17.7803 17.8076 1:11.2541
8 6   Ryan Briscoe Team Penske 17.8577 17.8136 17.7928 17.7900 1:11.2541
9 7   Danica Patrick Andretti Autosport 18.0095 17.9042 17.8215 17.7511 1:11.4863
10 4   Dan Wheldon Panther Racing 17.9445 17.8764 17.8696 17.8686 1:11.5591
11 22   Justin Wilson Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 17.9749 17.8577 17.8596 17.8774 1:11.5696
12 37   Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti Autosport 17.9574 17.9304 17.9041 17.8612 1:11.6531
13 14   Vitor Meira A. J. Foyt Enterprises 17.9859 17.9016 17.8925 17.8933 1:11.6733
14 19   Alex Lloyd (R) Dale Coyne Racing 18.0464 17.9505 17.8912 17.8846 1:11.7727
15 11   Tony Kanaan Andretti Autosport 18.0535 17.9584 17.9465 17.9174 1:11.8758
16 32   Mario Moraes KV Racing Technology 18.0525 17.9708 17.9594 17.9473 1:11.9300
17 24   Graham Rahal Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 18.1950 18.0722 17.9887 17.9413 1:12.1972
18 67   Sarah Fisher Sarah Fisher Racing 18.1639 18.0141 18.0362 18.0343 1:12.2485
19 8   E. J. Viso KV Racing Technology 18.1564 18.0339 18.0692 18.0272 1:12.2867
20 78   Simona de Silvestro (R) HVM Racing 18.1887 18.0920 18.0440 18.0318 1:12.3565
21 2   Raphael Matos De Ferran Dragon Racing 18.3031 18.0642 18.0223 17.9982 1:12.3878
22 36   Bertrand Baguette (R) Conquest Racing 18.2643 18.1601 18.1084 18.1075 1:12.6403
23 34   Mario Romancini (R) Conquest Racing 18.2839 18.3804 18.1272 18.1732 1:12.9647
24 06   Hideki Mutoh Newman/Haas Racing 18.6807 18.4339 18.5388 18.5595 1:14.2129
25 18   Milka Duno Dale Coyne Racing No Time
OFFICIAL QUALIFICATIONS REPORT

RaceEdit

Pos No. Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Laps Led Points
1 11   Tony Kanaan Andretti Autosport 250 1:42:12.4036 15 62 50
2 3   Hélio Castroneves Team Penske 250 + 4.2030 4 43 40
3 8   E. J. Viso KV Racing Technology 250 + 5.2538 19 0 35
4 6   Ryan Briscoe Team Penske 250 + 9.0536 8 0 32
5 12   Will Power Team Penske 250 + 9.5902 1 32 31
6 9   Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing 250 + 15.2683 2 21 28
7 14   Vitor Meira A. J. Foyt Enterprises 250 + 16.8703 13 0 26
8 37   Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti Autosport 249 + 1 Lap 9 0 24
9 24   Graham Rahal Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 249 + 1 Lap 17 11 22
10 7   Danica Patrick Andretti Autosport 249 + 1 Lap 9 0 20
11 4   Dan Wheldon Panther Racing 249 + 1 Lap 10 0 19
12 77   Alex Tagliani FAZZT Race Team 248 + 2 Laps 14 0 18
13 19   Alex Lloyd (R) Dale Coyne Racing 248 + 2 Laps 14 0 17
14 2   Raphael Matos De Ferran Dragon Racing 247 + 3 Laps 21 0 16
15 26   Marco Andretti Andretti Autosport 244 + 6 Laps 3 12 15
16 34   Mario Romancini (R) Conquest Racing 244 + 6 Laps 23 0 14
17 36   Bertrand Baguette (R) Conquest Racing 237 + 13 Laps 22 0 13
18 10   Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing 212 + 38 Laps 5 69 14
19 5   Takuma Sato (R) KV Racing Technology 177 Contact 7 0 12
20 06   Hideki Mutoh Newman/Haas Racing 131 Handling 24 0 12
21 78   Simona de Silvestro (R) HVM Racing 128 Handling 20 0 12
22 67   Sarah Fisher Sarah Fisher Racing 92 Contact 18 0 12
23 18   Milka Duno Dale Coyne Racing 31 Handling 25 0 12
24 22   Justin Wilson Dreyer & Reinbold Racing 0 Contact 11 0 12
25 32   Mario Moraes KV Racing Technology 0 Contact 16 0 10
OFFICIAL RACE REPORT

Championship standings after the raceEdit

Drivers' Championship standings
Pos Driver Points
1   Will Power 274
2   Scott Dixon 263
3   Dario Franchitti 260
4   Hélio Castroneves 251
5   Ryan Briscoe 240
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included.


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