PacWest Racing's Scott Dixon, making his third career CART race, holds off Kenny Brack to win the 2001 Lehigh Valley Grand Prix at Nazareth Speedway
Scott Dixon wins again.
In our poll asking which top driver's first Indy car win you wanted to see, you picked Scott Dixon.
Dixon was the reigning Indy Lights champion in 2001 when he got to Nazareth Speedway for his first oval race the CART Lehigh Valley Grand Prix. He started on the last row, but Pac West Racing gambled on fuel strategy and Dixon was able to make it to the end and became CART's youngest race winner.
So enjoy the first of Dixon's 40 Indy car wins.
Next week, in honor of Josef Newgarden's signing with Team Penske, we have a selection of American winners for Roger Penske's team. So vote in the poll below for what race you'd like posted.