MAVTV 500 2015

MAVTV 500 IndyCar 2015 Race

Location: Fontana, California

Date: Saturday, June 27th 2015

Time: 4:00 PM ET

Race: MAVTV 500 IndyCar World Championships

Track: Auto Club Speedway

TV: NBCSN

2015 Prize Money:

2015 Winner:

  • Winner :
  • Pole Winner :

2015 MAVTV 500 Linup

Pos Driver Manufacturer Car Speed
1 Simon Pagenaud Chevrolet 22 218.952 mph
2 Helio Castroneves Chevrolet 3 218.734 mph
3 Marco Andretti Honda 27 217.797 mph
4 Ed Carpenter Chevrolet 20 217.666 mph
5 Juan Pablo Montoya Chevrolet 2 217.250 mph
6 Tony Kanaan Chevrolet 10 217.184 mph
7 Scott Dixon Chevrolet 9 217.184 mph
8 Will Power Chevrolet 1 217.176 mph
9 Takuma Sato Honda 14 217.109 mph
10 Sage Karam Chevrolet 8 217.060 mph
11 Carlos Munoz Honda 26 216.878 mph
12 Josef Newgarden Chevrolet 67 216.490 mph
13 Charlie Kimball Chevrolet 83 216.242 mph
14 Ryan Hunter-Reay Honda 28 215.983 mph
15 Sebastien Bourdais Chevrolet 11 215.719 mph
16 Ryan Briscoe Honda 5 215.526 mph
17 Jack Hawksworth Honda 41 215.346 mph
18 Gabby Chaves Honda 98 213.720 mph
19 Graham Rahal Honda 15 213.639 mph
20 Tristan Vautier Honda 19 213.317 mph
21 Stefano Coletti Chevrolet 4 212.644 mph
22 Pippa Mann Honda 18 210.528 mph
23 James Jakes Honda 7 N/A

2015 MAVTV 500 Results

Pos Driver Car Laps Money Start Led Pts Bonus Penalty
1 Graham Rahal 15 250   19 15 51 1 0
2 Tony Kanaan 10 250   6 23 41 1 0
3 Marco Andretti 27 250   3 31 36 1 0
4 Juan Pablo Montoya 2 250   5 5 33 1 0
5 Sage Karam 8 250   10 5 31 1 0
6 Scott Dixon 9 250   7 7 29 1 0
7 James Jakes 7 250   23 0 26 0 0
8 Charlie Kimball 83 250   13 0 24 0 0
9 Simon Pagenaud 22 250   1 3 24 2 0
10 Jack Hawksworth 41 250   17 0 20 0 0
11 Carlos Munoz 26 250   11 14 20 1 0
12 Stefano Coletti 4 250   21 0 18 0 0
13 Pippa Mann 18 250   22 0 17 0 0
14 Sebastien Bourdais 11 250   15 0 16 0 0
15 Ryan Hunter-Reay 28 249   14 3 16 1 0
16 Ryan Briscoe 5 249   16 7 15 1 0
17 Tristan Vautier 19 246   20 0 13 0 0
18 Takuma Sato 14 241   9 31 13 1 0
19 Will Power 1 241   8 62 14 3 0
20 Gabby Chaves 98 237   18 0 10 0 0
21 Josef Newgarden 67 161   12 0 9 0 0
22 Ed Carpenter 20 157   4 1 9 1 0
23 Helio Castroneves 3 136   2 43 8 1 0

MAVTV 500 2014

Location: Fontana, California

Date: August 30, 2014

Race: MAVTV 500 IndyCar World Championships

Track: Auto Club Speedway

2014 Winner:

  • Winner : Tony Kanaan (Chevrolet)
  • Pole Winner : Helio Castroneves (Chevrolet)

Event Schedule

29 AUG, Friday

  • Practice 1 : 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Qualifications : 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Practice Final : 9:15 PM - 9:45 PM

30 AUG, Saturday

  • Race : 10:15 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 p.m. Parking Lots Open
3:15 p.m. Lefty’s Track Laps (Advanced ticket required)**
4:00 p.m. O’Reilly Fan Zone Gates Open to Ticket Holders*
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. All-Driver INDYCAR Autograph Session (INDYCAR Fan Village)
4:00 p.m. Live Music on Main Stage: Cheaper Trick
4:45 p.m. Metal Mulisha Freestyle MotoX Exhibition (east of main stage)
5:00 p.m. Will Power Walk of Fame Induction (outside Gate C)
5:15 p.m. Live Music on Main Stage: American Hitmen
5:40 p.m. - 6:00.p.m. Victory Lane Historic Champ/IndyCar Showcase
6:00 p.m. Metal Mulisha Freestyle MotoX Exhibition (east of main stage)
6:30 p.m. Driver Introductions (start/finish line)
7:20 p.m. MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championship Race (250 laps, 500 miles)
TBD / Checkered Flag Post-Race Fireworks

Tickets:

Saturday, August 30

Ticket Prices

Advanced Price

Gate Price

Premium Reserved

$60

$65

Reserved

$50

$55

General Admission

$30

$35

Kids 12 & Under*

FREE*
(General Admission)

FREE*
(General Admission)

Upper Accessible

$50

$50

Lower Accessible

$30

$30

Pit & Paddock Pass**

$25

$25

 

Seating
All ages requires a ticket
Price(for each) Purchase(Up to)
Center Grandstand $35.00 - $55.00 20
Lower Rows (15-23) Adult $55.00 20
Lower Rows (1-14) Adult $35.00 20
Eastern Grandstand $35.00 - $105.00 20
Upper Rows (41-48) Adult $105.00 20
Upper Rows (34-40) Adult $95.00 20
Upper Rows (24-33) Adult $75.00 20
Lower Rows (15-23) Adult $55.00 20
Lower Rows (1-14) Adult $35.00 20
Western Grandstand $35.00 - $105.00 20
Upper Rows (41-48) Adult $105.00 20
Upper Rows (34-40) Adult $95.00 20
Upper Rows (24-33) Adult $75.00 20
Lower Rows (15-23) Adult $55.00 20
Lower Rows (1-14) Adult $35.00 20

Line Up:

Pos Driver Manufacturer Car Speed
1 Helio Castroneves Chevrolet 3 218.540 mph
2 Juan Pablo Montoya Chevrolet 2 217.621 mph
3 Josef Newgarden Honda 67 217.600 mph
4 Takuma Sato Honda 14 217.323 mph
5 Scott Dixon Chevrolet 9 217.057 mph
6 Charlie Kimball Chevrolet 83 217.017 mph
7 Tony Kanaan Chevrolet 10 216.857 mph
8 Mikhail Aleshin Honda 7 216.726 mph
9 Ryan Hunter-Reay Honda 28 216.305 mph
10 Graham Rahal Honda 15 216.299 mph
11 James Hinchcliffe Honda 27 215.898 mph
12 Ryan Briscoe Chevrolet 8 215.878 mph
13 Simon Pagenaud Honda 77 215.752 mph
14 Ed Carpenter Chevrolet 20 215.326 mph
15 Sebastien Bourdais Chevrolet 11 214.713 mph
16 Justin Wilson Honda 19 214.486 mph
17 Jack Hawksworth Honda 98 214.173 mph
18 Marco Andretti Honda 25 214.109 mph
19 Carlos Munoz Honda 34 213.991 mph
20 Sebastian Saavedra Chevrolet 17 213.981 mph
21 Will Power Chevrolet 12 212.604 mph
22 Carlos Huertas Honda 18 202.319 mph

Results:

Pos Driver Car Manufacturer Laps Start LED Pts Bonus Penalty
1 Tony Kanaan 10 Chevrolet 250 7 64 101 1 0
2 Scott Dixon 9 Chevrolet 250 5 5 81 1 0
3 Ed Carpenter 20 Chevrolet 250 14 3 71 1 0
4 Juan Pablo Montoya 2 Chevrolet 250 2 85 67 3 0
5 James Hinchcliffe 27 Honda 250 11 17 61 1 0
6 Takuma Sato 14 Honda 250 4 0 56 0 0
7 Ryan Briscoe 8 Chevrolet 250 12 0 52 0 0
8 Carlos Munoz 34 Honda 250 19 0 48 0 0
9 Will Power 12 Chevrolet 250 21 8 45 1 0
10 Josef Newgarden 67 Honda 250 3 0 40 0 0
11 Marco Andretti 25 Honda 249 18 1 39 1 0
12 Charlie Kimball 83 Chevrolet 249 6 0 36 0 0
13 Justin Wilson 19 Honda 249 16 0 34 0 0
14 Helio Castroneves 3 Chevrolet 249 1 41 34 2 0
15 Jack Hawksworth 98 Honda 249 17 0 30 0 0
16 Ryan Hunter-Reay 28 Honda 248 9 26 29 1 0
17 Sebastian Saavedra 17 Chevrolet 248 20 0 26 0 0
18 Sebastien Bourdais 11 Chevrolet 245 15 0 24 0 0
19 Graham Rahal 15 Honda 244 10 0 22 0 0
20 Simon Pagenaud 77 Honda 243 13 0 20 0 0
21 Carlos Huertas 18 Honda 21 22 0 18 0 0
22 Mikhail Aleshin 7 Honda 0 8 0 8 0 0

Information:

Time zone GMT-8
Capacity 84,000 (SEC filings November 2010)
Owner International Speedway Corporation
Operator International Speedway Corporation
Broke ground 1995
Opened 1997
Construction cost $100 million US dollars
Architect Paxton Waters Architecture
Penske Motorsports, Inc.
Former names California Speedway (1997–2007)
Major events NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Auto Club 400
NASCAR Nationwide Series
Royal Purple 300
AMA Superbike
Suzuki Superbike Challenge
IZOD IndyCar Series
MAVTV 500 (2012)

Track Record:

Surface Asphalt
Length 2.0 mi (3.22 km)
Turns 4
Banking Turns: 14 degrees
Frontstretch:11 degrees
Backstretch : 3 degrees
Lap record 241.428 miles per hour (Gil de Ferran, Penske Racing, October 28, 2000, CART)

MAVTV 500 Past Winners

Season Date Driver Team Chassis Engine Race Distance Race Time Average Speed
(mph)
Laps Miles (km)
USAC Championship Car
1970 September 6 Jim McElreath A.J. Foyt Enterprises Coyote Ford 200 500 (804.672) 3:07:22 160.106
1971 September 5 Joe Leonard Vel's Parnelli Jones Colt Ford 200 500 (804.672) 3:16:55 152.354
1972 September 3 Roger McCluskey Lindsay Hopkins McLaren Offy 200 500 (804.672)   151.54
1973 September 2 Wally Dallenbach, Sr. Patrick Racing Eagle Offy 200 500 (804.672) 3:10:17 157.66
1974 March 10 Bobby Unser All American Racers Eagle Offy 200 500 (804.672) 3:11:04 157.017
1975 March 9 A.J. Foyt A.J. Foyt Enterprises Coyote Foyt 200 500 (804.672) 3:14:22 154.344
1976 September 5 Bobby Unser All American Racers Eagle Offy 200 500 (804.672) 3:29:26 143.246
1977 September 4 Al Unser Vel's Parnelli Jones Parnelli Cosworth 200 500 (804.672) 3:17:16 154.687
1978 September 3 Al Unser Chaparral Racing Chaparral Cosworth 200 500 (804.672) 3:26:40 145.158
CART IndyCar
1979 September 2 Bobby Unser Penske Racing Penske Cosworth 200 500 (804.672) 3:24:22 146.794
1980 August 31 Bobby Unser Penske Racing Penske Cosworth 200 500 (804.672) 3:11:51 156.372
CART Champ Car
1997 September 28 Mark Blundell PacWest Racing Reynard Mercedes-Benz 250 500 (804.672) 3:02:42 166.575
1998 November 1 Jimmy Vasser Chip Ganassi Racing Reynard Honda 250 500 (804.672) 3:17:54 153.785
1999 October 31 Adrián Fernández Patrick Racing Reynard Ford-Cosworth 250 500 (804.672) 2:57:17 171.666
2000 October 30 Christian Fittipaldi Newman-Haas Racing Lola Ford-Cosworth 250 500 (804.672) 3:38:04 139.563
2001 November 4 Cristiano da Matta Newman-Haas Racing Lola Toyota 220* 440 (708.111) 2:59:39 149.073
2002 November 3 Jimmy Vasser Team Rahal Lola Ford-Cosworth 250 500 (804.672) 2:33:42 197.995
2003 November 9 Cancelled due to wildfires in the San Bernardino Mountains.
IRL/IZOD IndyCar Series
2002 March 24 Sam Hornish, Jr. Panther Racing Dallara Chevrolet 200 400 (643.737) 2:13:49 179.345
2003 September 21 Sam Hornish, Jr. Panther Racing Dallara Chevrolet 200 400 (643.737) 1:55:51 207.151
2004 October 3 Adrian Fernández Aguri-Fernández Racing G-Force Honda 200 400 (643.737) 2:14:13 178.826
2005 October 16 Dario Franchitti Andretti Green Racing Dallara Honda 200 400 (643.737) 2:22:23 168.567
2006

2011
Not held
2012 September 15 Ed Carpenter Ed Carpenter Racing Dallara Chevrolet 250 500 (804.672) 2:57:34 168.939
2013 October 19 Will Power Penske Racing Dallara Chevrolet 250 500 (804.672) 3:13:43 154.867
2014 August 30 Tony Kanaan Chip Ganassi Racing Dallara Chevrolet 250 500 (804.672) 2:32:58 196.111
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