Driver, Chip Ganassi Racing
The six-time NTT INDYCAR SERIES Champion (2003, 2008, 2013, 2015, 2018 and 2020) and 2008 Indianapolis 500 Winner returns to Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) in 2022 for his 21st season – the longest tenure for a driver in team history (1990-Present). Overall, 2022 will be Dixon’s 22nd season in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES.
Dixon holds the distinction of being the winningest active INDYCAR driver with 51 victories and is currently ranked third on the all-time INDYCAR win list, behind only Mario Andretti (52) and AJ Foyt (67). In addition, he ranks second all-time in consecutive starts dating back to the 2004 race in Michigan, and his six titles rank second all-time behind only A.J. Foyt (7).
The New Zealand native enters the 2022 with a win across 19 seasons, an all-time INDYCAR SERIES record.
Dixon also became part of British Commonwealth royalty when he was honored by Queen Elizabeth II on the 66th anniversary of her Coronation as Queen of the United Kingdom. Her Majesty the Queen appointed the Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit to him in recognition of his services to motorsports in 2019.
Dixon has also made a name for himself in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, winning the Rolex 24 At Daytona in 2006, 2015, 2018 and 2020.
|Team:||PNC Bank Chip Ganassi Racing|
|Birthday:||July 22, 1980|
|Car:||No. 9 PNC Bank Honda|
|Crew Chief:||Blair Julian|