Why Ganassi's newest winner is still on an upward curve
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Why Ganassi's newest winner is still on an upward curve

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Chip Ganassi likes winners, and Felix Rosenqvist held up his end of the bargain by scoring his maiden IndyCar victory at Road America last month. Now he's aiming for a breakthrough oval result in the biggest oval race of them all - the Indianapolis 500

"G'day," says Felix Rosenqvist in a passable Swede-attempting-a-Down-Under accent as he picks up the phone to Autosport. For a man who's spent his IndyCar Series career to date absorbing all he can from his illustrious Chip Ganassi Racing team-mate Scott Dixon, it seems that it's not just in the areas of driving, set-up or racecraft that he's been influenced by the Aussie-born Kiwi.

Aside from picking up random speech mannerisms, for Rosenqvist it's been the trials and tribulations of working an IndyCar race that have meant a very steep learning curve.
Since winning the 2015 Formula 3 European Championship, his career had moved in maverick directions, quick in a variety of machinery in Europe, North America and Japan.

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