Indianapolis 500 – May 28, 2000

Indianapolis, IN – Robby Gordon was listed as a favorite for the 2000 Indy 500 after coming within one lap of winning the event in 1999. Driving for Team Menard, Gordon matched his qualifying position from the year before, 4th and on the inside of row two. At the start, Gordon charged forward following teammate Greg Ray and running third for most of the first half of the race. In the second half though, as Juan Montoya took over the race, Gordon wasn’t able to challenge and had to settle for a 6th-place finish.

Starting position – 4th

Finishing position – 6th (running)

Laps – 200/200


Photos ©F.Peirce Williams 2000

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