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IndyCar Series champion Dario Franchitti visits L.A. Live

March 16, 2011 |  7:19 pm

 

Dario Franchitti, the reigning IZOD IndyCar Series and Indianapolis 500 champion, is coming off a dream season.

His IndyCar Series championship was his second in a row and his third in the past four seasons. His Indy 500 win was the second of his career.

During a visit to the ESPN Zone at L.A. Live, Franchitti talked about how his return to IndyCar racing after a year in NASCAR reignited his passion for motor sports. He also talked about what he would like to accomplish after winning three IndyCar Series championships, two Indianapolis 500s, the 24 Hours of Daytona, 12 Hours of Sebring and the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Go to Haddock in the Paddock for more on Franchitti and the 2011 IZOD IndyCar Series.

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-- Tim Haddock

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