Briscoe edges teammate Power at Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif., Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Ryan Briscoe outmaneuvered Penske teammate Will Power during a late-race caution Sunday and emerged with a victory in the IndyCar Series race at Sonoma.

Dixon wins Mid-Ohio, Power in points lead

LEXINGTON, Ohio, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Scott Dixon won the IndyCar event at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Sunday and Will Power claimed the championship points lead with a second-place finish.

Castroneves notches Edmonton victory

EDMONTON, Alberta, July 22 (UPI) -- Helio Castroneves edged out Takuma Sato at the finish line Sunday, claiming the IZOD IndyCar Series event in Edmonton.

Hunter-Reay wins 3rd straight IndyCar race

TORONTO, July 8 (UPI) -- Ryan Hunter-Reay continued his recent IZOD IndyCar Series dominance Sunday, claiming his third straight title with a win at Honda Indy Toronto.

Hunter-Reay gets second straight Indy win

NEWTON, Iowa, June 24 (UPI) -- Ryan Hunter-Reay won his second consecutive IZOD IndyCar race Saturday, besting teammate Marco Andretti to claim the Iowa Corn Indy 250.

Hunter-Reay gives Andretti Milwaukee win

WEST ALLIS, Wis., June 16 (UPI) -- Ryan Hunter-Reay dominated the late stages of the Milwaukee Mile Saturday, giving promoter Mario Andretti an IZOD IndyCar Series win at his event.

Franchitti wins IndyCar pole in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE, June 15 (UPI) -- Dario Franchitti had a two-lap average of 168.737 mph Friday to win the pole for the Milwaukee IndyFest.
Briscoe bests Hinchcliffe for Indy pole

Briscoe bests Hinchcliffe for Indy pole

INDIANAPOLIS, May 19 (UPI) -- Ryan Briscoe took the pole position for the 96th Indianapolis 500 Saturday, edging James Hinchcliffe by the closest margin in the race's qualifying history.

Power continues Sao Paulo dominance

SAO PAULO, April 29 (UPI) -- Will Power maintained his dominance in Brazil Sunday, edging Ryan Hunter-Reay by 0.9 seconds to win his third consecutive Sao Paulo Indy 300.

Power takes second Ala. win in two years

LEEDS, Ala., April 1 (UPI) -- Defending champion Will Power climbed from the ninth spot Sunday to win his second straight IZOD IndyCar Series race at Barber Motorsports in Alabama.

Castroneves ends drought with St. Pete win

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., March 25 (UPI) -- Helio Castroneves took the lead with 26 laps left and held on to end an 18-race winless streak with a victory Sunday at the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

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Carpenter wins Ky., Franchitti tops points

SPARTA, Ky., Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Ed Carpenter corralled his first IZOD IndyCar Series victory and Dario Franchitti took over the points lead Sunday at the Kentucky Indy 300.

Hunter-Reay gets controversial IndyCar win

LOUDON, N.H., Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Ryan Hunter-Reay was credited with a victory after a wild and controversial finish at Sunday's IZOD IndyCar Series event at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Dixon wins, Franchitti pads lead in Ohio

LEXINGTON, Ohio, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Scott Dixon earned his first win of the year and teammate Dario Franchitti padded his IZOD IndyCar Series lead Sunday at the Honda Indy 200 in Ohio.
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Ryan Hunter-Reay
Rookie Ryan Hunter-Reay pits during the 92nd running of the Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 25, 2008 in Indianapolis. (UPI Photo/Mike Bryand)

Ryan Hunter-Reay (born December 17, 1980 in Dallas, Texas) is a professional American race car driver best known as the only driver to have won races in each of North America's top open wheel formulas, CART the ChampCar World Series and the IndyCar Series. He is also the most successful American driver currently competing in open wheel competition, with more race wins than all of the other current American IndyCar drivers (12)combined.

Hunter-Reay won the IndyCar Series Rookie of the Year award in 2007, despite only competing in six of the seventeen events, and Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year honors in 2008. In January of 2010 Hunter-Reay was signed to drive for Andretti Autosport in the No.# 37 IZOD sponsored IndyCar, where he won the prestigious Long Beach Grand Prix and Andretti Autosports first win under the sole ownership of Michael Andretti. In October of 2010 Andretti Autosport announced they had signed Hunter-Reay to a two year contract through 2012. For the 2011 IZOD IndyCar Championship Hunter-Reay will be driving the Andretti Autosport DHL Sponsored No.# 28 entry.

The No.#28 depicted on his race car is a show of support for the estimated 28 million people living with cancer worldwide. Ryan Hunter-Reay, who lost his Mother to colon cancer in 2009, continues to be a leader in the fight against cancer and serves as a special envoy for Lance Armstrong's LIVESTRONG foundation and serves as an ambassador for 'Racing for Cancer' an organization founded in 2010 to help build awareness in the global fight against cancer. His fiancé is ex-ChampCar pit reporter, and off-road racer, Beccy Gordon.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Ryan Hunter-Reay."
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