Count on Texas to deliver big story lines and big action. After a race that resembled more of a drift contest than an IndyCar event, Oakley star Justin Wilson emerged triumphant at the Firestone 550 following a series of abnormally dramatic events and an abundance of crashes on track. Graham Rahal was more than on his way to cruising to victory after Lap 200, when he took the lead. Fast-forward to less than two laps to go in the race and Justin made the final pass to victory after Rahal’s slam into the Turn 4 wall just a few laps before.
Motor City: IndyCar Star Scott Dixon Triumphs at Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix, Gustavo Yacaman Claims Indy Lights Win
It had only been a week since Scott Dixon witnessed his teammate’s gloriously emotional victory at the Indy 500. And after two second-place finishes this year, Oakley’s IndyCar star was inspired enough to grab his own triumph in top form, taking the victory at the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix in dramatic fashion after an exhilarating dash to the finish from pole.