28 Aug 2010

Briscoe on pole, Dixon 15th in Chicago

10:42 am on 28 August 2010

Australian driver Ryan Briscoe's won pole position for the IndyCar race at Chicagoland Speedway ahead of Scotland's Dario Franchitti and another Australian, the series leader Will Power.

Power leads Franchitti by 59 points in the IndyCar series standings with four races remaining.

The 29-car field was separated by just one second, but New Zealand's Scott Dixon, who has finished second at this 1.5-mile oval the past four years, will start from a season-low 15th position.