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  •   Indy Racing League Rookies of the Year

    Year  Winner                    Finish
    ----  ------                    ------
    1998  Steve Knapp                  3rd
    1997  Jeff Ward                    3rd
    1996  Tony Stewart                24th
    1995  Christian Fittipaldi         2nd
    1994  Jacques Villeneuve           2nd
    1993  Nigel Mansell                3rd
    1992  Lyn St. James               11th 
    1991  Jeff Andretti               15th 
    1990  Eddie Cheever                8th 
    1989  Bernard Jourdain             9th 
    1988  Bill Vukovich III           14th 
    1987  Fabrizio Barbazza            3rd 
    1986  Randy Lanier                10th 
    1985  Arie Luyendyk                7th 
    1984  Roberto Guererro             2nd
          and Michael Andretti         5th 
    1983  Teo Fabi                    26th 
    1982  Jim Hickman                  7th 
    1981  Josele Garza                23rd 
    1980  Tim Richmond                 9th 
    1979  Howdy Holmes                 7th 
    1978  Larry Rice                  11th
          and Rick Mears              23rd 
    1977  Jerry Sneva                 10th 
    1976  Vern Schuppan               18th 
    1975  Bill Puterbaugh              7th 
    1974  Pancho Carter                7th 
    1973  Graham McRae                16th 
    1972  Mike Hiss                    7th 
    1971  Denny Zimmerman              8th 
    1970  Donnie Allison               4th 
    1969  Mark Donohue                 7th 
    1968  Bill Vukovich Jr.            7th 
    1967  Denis Hulme                  4th 
    1966  Jackie Stewart               6th 
    1965  Mario Andretti               3rd 
    1964  Johnny White                 4th 
    1963  Jimmy Clark                  2nd 
    1962  Jim McElreath                6th 
    1961  Bobby Marshman               7th
          and Parnelli Jones          12th 
    1960  Jim Hurtubise               18th 
    1959  Bobby Grim                  26th 
    1958  George Amick                 2nd 
    1957  Don Edmunds                 19th 
    1956  Bob Veith                    7th 
    1955  Al Herman                    7th 
    1954  Larry Crockett               9th 
    1953  Jimmy Daywalt                6th 
    1952  Art Cross                    5th 
    
    Rookie Winners of the Indy 500: ------------------------------ 1966--Graham Hill 1927--George Souders 1926--Frank Lockhart 1914--Rene Thomas 1913--Jules Goux 1911--Ray Harroun

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