Best Indy 500 Drivers

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A compilation of the greatest drivers who ever drove in the Indianapolis 500.

The Top Ten

1 A.J. Foyt

Better than Under boys.

Hello AJ won four, not postscript?

2 Al Unser Sr.

A real knack for knowing the ins and outs of the race car - greatesttop10s

3 Mario Andretti

Drove in more Indy 500's than anyone else and led more laps - greatesttop10s

One of the best Americans on both sides of the pond (Indy/F1), if not the best.

4 Rick Mears

Won more poles than anyone else - greatesttop10s

5 Bobby Unser

One of the most daring drivers in Indy 500 history and won three times - greatesttop10s

6 Johnny Rutherford

One of the fastest drivers in the Indy 500 - greatesttop10s

7 Dario Franchitti

One of two modern three time winners that isn't afraid to back down at the end of the 500 - greatesttop10s

8 Rodger Ward

Had a top-5 in every Indy 500 between 1959 and 1964 - greatesttop10s

9 Helio Castroneves

Three time winner and in top-two in each of his first three Indy 500's - greatesttop10s

Should have won 4 or 5 times

10 Emerson Fittipaldi

Indy two times winner. two times world (F1) Champion, race against the best all around

The Contenders

11 Dan Wheldon
12 Arie Luyendyk

Fastest 90's Indy 500 driver - greatesttop10s

13 Scott Dixon
14 Willy T. Ribbs
15 Jim Clark
16 Michael Andretti
17 Lloyd Ruby
18 Janet Guthrie
19 Al Unser Jr.
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