Ryan Hunter-Reay became the first American since 2006 to win the Indianapolis 500.
After a devastating crash in the fourth turn robbed Sausalito native J.R. Hildebrand of the win in 2011, a close run in 2012 failed to get him his bottle of milk, and a 2013 return to Indy left him in dead last, the fourth time could be the charm when Hildebrand takes the wheel of Number 21 in Sunday’s 2014 Indy 500.
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San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will return to Indianapolis on Sunday to drive the Indianapolis 500 pace car.
JR Hildebrand was one turn away from winning the Indianapolis 500 on his very first try. Then, within sight of the checkered flag, the 23-year-old from Sausalito made the ultimate rookie mistake.
At the final turn, Bay Area Native, J.R. Hildebrand crashes into the wall and loses lead position to Dan Wheldon…