5 Sep 2011

Dixon fifth in Baltimore

10:17 am on 5 September 2011

The New Zealand racing driver Scott Dixon has finished fifth at the latest round of the Indy Car series in Baltimore with championship rival Will Power winning the race.

Oriol Servia was second with Tony Kanaan third and Dixon's Target Chip-Ganassi team-mate and series leader Dario Franchitti in fourth.

Power's sixth win of the season cuts Franchitti's championship lead to just 5 points with three rounds remaining.

Dixon is third in the overall standings, 77 points behind Franchitti.