She can make living in the limelight look so effortless that it's part of Danica Patrick's charm ... and curse. Winning the pole for the Daytona 500 was a landmark moment, and one she was more than prepared for.
A lap-15 spin on pit road didn't faze Dario Franchitti. Neither did a failed last-lap bump-and-wreck by Takuma Sato. Franchitti was flawless from beginning to end in winning his third Indianapolis 500.
Bill Vukovich and Frank Lockhart are timeless for their unrealized potential in the Indianapolis 500, but not so for the leader of our Field of the Century. A.J. Foyt still towers above all others in Indy lore.