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Indy 500 champ, rookie of year fined for race infractions

Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, crosses the finish line ahead of Will Power, of Australia, to win the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indy 500 rookie of the year Gabby Chaves has been fined $10,000 and put on probation for six races after hitting a crew member with his car in Sunday’s race. Half of the fine was suspended.

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Indy 500 driver, girlfriend search for ring lost before race

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis 500 driver JR Hildebrand says a hotel has located his girlfriend’s lost heirloom ring.

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Conor Daly to replace James Hinchcliffe in Detroit

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Conor Daly will replace James Hinchcliffe for this weekend’s doubleheader in Detroit.

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Montoya earns $2.4 million for Indy 500 win

Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia, poses in his car during the traditional winners photo session at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Monday, May 25, 2015. Montoya won the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race on Sunday.  (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Juan Pablo Montoya earned $2,449,055 for his Indianapolis 500 victory on Sunday.

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Pace driver Jeff Gordon says he will never race in Indy 500

Pace car driver Jeff Gordon, left, talks with former Indy 500 champion Dario Franchitti before driving the pace car for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 24, 2015.  (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The closest Jeff Gordon will ever come to leading the Indy 500 will be in the pace car.

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