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Past Poll Results


By Andrew Cutler
December 17 2007

Here are the results from previous polls listed on this site. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx


 What do you think of the 2012 IndyCar concept?

 

                                                                  

 Great idea!                                                                          54.55% (6 votes)

Sounds good in theory                                                          27.27% (3 votes)

I have reservations about this                                                 9.09% (1 vote)                 

I wanted the Delta Wing!                                                        9.09% (1 vote)

                                                                             TOTAL:          11 votes


Which would be your choice for the 2012 spec IndyCar?

The Delta Wing                                                                  28.57% (16 votes)  

The Lola 12/00-12/01                                                      32.14% (18 votes)

The Swift (#23)                                                                   7.14% (4 votes)

The Swift (#33)                                                                 17.86% (10 votes)

The Dallara 1                                                                        3.57% (2 votes)

The Dallara 2                                                                        7.14% (4 votes)

The Dallara 3                                                                        3.57% (2 votes)   

                                                                              TOTAL:      56 votes


 

With so many '09 F1 drivers supposedly on the move for '10, will any of them end up in IndyCar?

NO - none of them will                                                              50.00% (13 votes)

YES - one or two will land in back-marker squads            26.92% (7 votes)

YES - there will be a 'suprise' signing at a top team        23.08% (6 votes)

                                                                                    TOTAL:        26 votes


Danica Patrick's current contract with AGR ends after this year: Where will she be driving in 2010?

Still in IndyCar, with AGR                                                                   31.91% (15 votes)


Still in Indycar, but with another team                                           40.43% (19 votes)


She makes the oft-rumored move to NASCAR                              12.77% (6 votes)

She makes the oft-rumored move to F1                                         14.89% (7 votes)

                                                                                          TOTAL:                  47 votes


Which team will the 2009 IndyCar Series champion most likely come from?

Andrett-Green Racing                                                                          31.11% (14 votes)

Target Chip Ganassi Racing                                                                 22.22% (10 votes)

Team Penske                                                                                          35.56% (16 votes)

Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing                                                           6.67% (3 votes)

one of the other teams                                                                           4.44% (2 votes)

                                                                                      TOTAL:                      45 votes


Given the current economic/sponsorship woes, how many cars on average will make the grid next year?

Less than 20                                                                                        19.05% (4 votes)

21-22                                                                                                       9.52% (2 votes)

23-24                                                                                                     57.14% (12 votes)

25 or more                                                                                            14.29% (3 votes)

                                                                                     TOTAL:                21 votes 


What will be the future of the Surfers Paradise race?             

The date will be changed                                                                   30% (3 votes)

It stays late Oct, as 1st race of the "new" season                    10% (1 vote)

It stays late Oct as an "exhibition" race                                      10% (1 vote)

The race will be dropped from the schedule                                50% (5 votes)

                                                                                  TOTAL:                  10 votes


Which "part-time" driver from '08 is most deserving of a full-time ride in '09?

Jay Howard                                                                                      3.45% (1 vote)

Milka Duno                                                                                        0.00%

Sarah Fisher                                                                                   17.24% (5 votes)

Townsend Bell                                                                                  6.90% (2 votes)

Paul Tracy                                                                                       58.62% (17 votes)

Tomas Scheckter                                                                           13.79% (4 votes)

                                                                                    TOTAL:                29 votes


What is the right mix of ovals/road-street courses for the IndyCar Series?

2/3 ovals - 1/3 road-street                                                     41.67% (10 votes)

1/2 ovals - 1/2 road-street                                                     25.00% (6 votes)

1/3 ovals - 2/3 road street                                                      33.00% (8 votes)

                                                                                 TOTAL:                24 votes 


What engine/auto company should make an IndyCar Powerplant?

Cosworth                                                                                    43.33% (13 votes)

Chevrolet                                                                                    26.67% (8 votes)

Ford                                                                                              10.00% (3 votes)

Mitsubishi                                                                                      3.33% (1 vote)

Hyundai                                                                                          6.67% (2 votes)

Other (European)                                                                      10.00% (3 votes)

                                                                           TOTAL:                     30 votes


 Where would you like to see the IRL add a new race? 

Brazil/Latin America:                                                                  0.0%      

Australia/New Zealand:                                                         26.67% (4 votes)

Canada:                                                                                       33.33% (5 votes)   

Europe: at a road course:                                                       13.33% (2 votes)

Europe: at Lausitz or Rockingham (oval):                          26.67% (4 votes)

                                                                           TOTAL:                     15 votes


To what extent do you currently keep up with the IRL?

I follow it regularly:                                                                33.33% (5 votes)

I try, but coverage is spotty where I live:                         6.67% (1 vote)

I may see or read about 1 or 2 races per year:              40.00% (6 votes)

Sorry, I'm really not interested:                                         20.00% (3 votes)

                                                                          TOTAL:                     15 votes


 

                                             

 

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