It's good to see we've made a big improvement.I think I did a 227 average last year, so it's a nice little jump."It is Dixon's third Indy 500 pole position -- he won from the front spot in 2008 -- and the 26th of his 17-year Indy car career, moving the 36-year-old New Zealander past Paul Tracy and alone into 11th place on the all-time poles list.
His first lap of 232.595 mph was also the fastest official lap recorded at IMS since the 1996 Indy 500 race.
Julianne a commencé à prendre des cours de danse au conservatoire, Center Stage Performing Arts Studio, d'Orem.
En 1999, à l'âge de 10 ans, ses parents l'ont envoyé à Londres avec son frère Derek, afin d'y vivre et d'y poursuivre leurs études avec Corky et Shirley Ballas, les parents du danseur professionnel Mark Ballas.
Luyendyk still holds the single-lap standard, 237.498 mph, also set during his record qualifying run.
Dixon will start on point for the third-fastest field in Indy 500 history, with a 228.400 mph average.