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IndyCar Series race number 16 of 16
Sunday, October 12, 2003 at Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, TX
200 laps* on a 1.455 mile paved track (291.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:48:56
Average speed: 156.268 mph
Pole speed: 222.864 mph
Cautions: 6 for 38 laps
Margin of victory: under caution
Attendance: 26000
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    2003 IndyCar Series results   /   2003 standings

PosSt#DriverC/E/TLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 16   Gil de Ferran Marlboro   (Roger Penske)D/T/F195126400running6852
2 29   Scott Dixon Target   (Chip Ganassi)G/T/F19596650running5740
3167   Dan Wheldon 7-Eleven   (Andretti Green Racing)D/H/F19594600running135
4 62   Vitor Meira Menards / Johns Manville   (John Menard)D/C/F19563500running032
5 827   Bryan Herta Archipelago / Motorola   (Andretti Green Racing)D/H/F19551600running030
6208   Scott Sharp Delphi   (Tom Kelley)D/T/F19547600running528
71112   Tora Takagi Pioneer   (Mo Nunn)G/T/F19546400running026
81313   Greg Ray Trim Spa Racing   (Access Motorsports)G/H/F19543900running024
91731   Al Unser, Jr. Corteco   (Tom Kelley)D/T/F19543300running022
101555   Roger Yasukawa Panasonic ARTA   (Adrian Fernandez)D/H/F19542000running020
111024   Robbie Buhl Purex / Aventis   (Dreyer & Reinbold Racing)D/C/F19540800running019
122123   Sarah Fisher GMAC / AOL   (Dreyer & Reinbold Racing)D/C/F19439600running018
13 53   Helio Castroneves Marlboro   (Roger Penske)D/T/F19438500running017
14 911   Tony Kanaan Team 7-Eleven   (Andretti Green Racing)D/H/F19337100running5216
15 310   Tomas Scheckter Target   (Chip Ganassi)G/T/F18736000crash015
16 715   Kenny Brack Pioneer / Miller Lite   (Bobby Rahal)D/H/F18734900crash014
17124   Sam Hornish, Jr. Pennzoil   (Panther Racing)D/C/F17633600spray1213
181891   Richie Hearn Metabolife / Delta Faucet / Life Fitness   (Ron Hemelgarn)D/C/F17233600crash012
19 421   Felipe Giaffone Hollywood Cigarettes   (Mo Nunn)G/T/F9832400crash011
201452   Alex Barron Red Bull   (Eddie Cheever, Jr.)D/C/F9831300crash010
212218   Ed Carpenter Metabolife Ultra   (Paul Diatlovich)D/C/F6931300alternator09
221914   A.J. Foyt IV Conseco   (A.J. Foyt)G/T/F6231300engine08
* Race shortened to 195 laps due to crash.

C/E/T = Chassis / Engine / Tire codes
  Chassis: D - Dallara; G - G Force
  Engine: C - Chevrolet; H - Honda; T - Toyota
  Tires: F - Firestone

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
13030  
31366   debris 
375115  
52565   #18 tow-in 
578226  
83886   #18 tow-in 
899810  
991068   #52,21,6 accident frontstretch 
10717367  
1741785   #91 accident turn 3 
1791879  
1881958   #15,10 accident backstretch 
  Percent of race run under caution: 19.5%             Average green flag run: 26.2 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Gil de Ferran111
  Scott Dixon243
  Gil de Ferran53531
  Tony Kanaan368550
  Scott Dixon8613752
  Sam Hornish, Jr.1381381
  Scott Dixon1391402
  Sam Hornish, Jr.14115111
  Tony Kanaan1521532
  Dan Wheldon1541541
  Scott Sharp1551595
  Gil de Ferran16019536

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Scott Dixon 507    
2   Gil de Ferran 489   -18  
3   Helio Castroneves 484   -23  
4   Tony Kanaan 476   -31  
5   Sam Hornish, Jr. 461   -46  
6   Al Unser, Jr. 374   -133  
7   Tomas Scheckter 356   -151  
8   Scott Sharp 351   -156  
9   Kenny Brack 342   -165  
10   Tora Takagi 317   -190  
11   Dan Wheldon 312   -195  
12   Roger Yasukawa 301   -206  
13   Bryan Herta 277   -230  
14   Robbie Buhl 261   -246  
15   Greg Ray 253   -254  
16   Buddy Rice 229   -278  
17   Alex Barron 216   -291  
18   Sarah Fisher 211   -296  
19   Buddy Lazier 201   -306  
20   Felipe Giaffone 199   -308