Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon in the No.9 PNC Bank Honda heads to the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sportscar course aiming to get his championship fight back on track as he is in third place on 296 points. The Iceman has five wins here, all of which have come with Chip Ganassi Racing, in 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012 with the most recent victory coming in 2019.
Chip Ganassi Racing scored further victories in 2010 for Dario Franchitti and 2013 for Charlie Kimball. Honda’s Indy car win total of 258 in 25 years of North American open-wheel racing – including 14 Indianapolis 500 victories since 2003 – is unmatched by any other manufacturer in the same period.
Honda has a long relationship with Ohio and Today, Honda operates multiple manufacturing facilities and a major Research & Development center in Ohio. Combined, they employ more than 13,000 associates and have the capacity to produce more than 650,000 vehicles and 1.18 million engines annually.
Honda drivers swept the top five finishing positions in the second event of a doubleheader Mid-Ohio race weekend in 2020. Colton Herta, Alexander Rossi and Ryan Hunter-Reay made it a 1-2-3 result for the Honda-powered Andretti Autosport team; with local
favorite Graham Rahal and Marcus Ericsson rounding out the top five.