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What controversy marred the 1981 Indianapolis 500?

Who won the race?

Who was later ruled the winner after a penalty?

and what was the final outcome?

I hope this 4 parter makes up for missing last night :grin:

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Boy I feel like such a 'neck here...

Bobby Uncer originally won. Penalty for passing cars under a yellow flag. Mario Andretti was given the win. After appeals however, Unser was just fined and given the victory.

Q: What controversy marred the 1981 Indianapolis 500?

A: Bobby Uncer passed some cars under a yellow flag and was penalized

Q: Who won the race?

A: Bobby Uncer obviously or we wouldn't be discussing it, now would we?

Q: Who was later ruled the winner after a penalty?

A: Mario Andretti got the win...temporarily

Q: What was the final outcome?

A: After appeals, Uncer was fined $40K and given back the victory.

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