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Scott Dixon Interview -- 2008 Indy 500 Winner/IRL Champ Talks

05/25/2011 01:25 pm ET

As the 2009 Indy 500 nears, NBC Sports just recently ran my interview with Scott Dixon. During the hour long conversation, last year's Indianapolis 500 Winner/IRL Champion discusses his 2008 storybook season, the devastating 2007 final lap Championship loss, racing's economic challenges, the burdens of youth, and, most importantly, tipping his father over in a portapottie!

Tipping Father Over in Portapottie:

Storybook 2008 Season:

Devastating 2007 Final Lap IRL Championship Loss:

Racing is an Expensive Sport:

Burden of Youth:

Graham Bensinger is an NBC Sports Correspondent. His website is www.GrahamBensinger.com. Email Graham at: Graham@TheGBShow.com.