Indy Car Series Champions

YEAR WINNER TEAM MAKER WINNERS NATIONALITY
1996 Scott Sharp A.J. Foyt Enterprises Ford-Cosworth United States
and Buzz Calkins Bradley Motorsports Ford-Cosworth United States
1997 Tony Stewart Team Menard Oldsmobile United States
1998 Kenny Brack A.J. Foyt Enterprises Oldsmobile Sweden
1999 Greg Ray Team Menard Oldsmobile United States
YEAR WINNER TEAM MAKER WINNERS NATIONALITY
2000 Buddy Lazier Hemelgram Racing Oldsmobile United States
2001 Sam Hornish Jr Panther Racing Oldsmobile United States
2002 Sam Hornish Jr Panther Racing Chevrolet United States
2003 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing Toyota New Zealand
2004 Tony Kanaan Andretti Green Racing Honda Brazil
2005 Dan Wheldon Andretti Green Racing Honda England
2006 Sam Hornish Jr Penske Racing Honda United States
2007 Dario Franchitti Andretti Green Racing Honda Scotland
2008 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing Honda New Zealand
2009 Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing Honda Scotland
YEAR WINNER TEAM MAKER WINNERS NATIONALITY
2010 Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing Honda Scotland
2011 Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing Honda Scotland
2012 Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti Autosport Chevrolet United States
2013 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing Honda New Zealand
2014 Will Power Team Penske Chevrolet Australia
2015 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet New Zealand
2016 Simon Pagenaud Team Penske Chevrolet France
2017 Josef Newgarden Team Penske Chevrolet United States

Multiple Championships:  Dario Franchitti and Scott Dixon (4); Sam Hornish Jr (3)

Consecutive Championships:  Dario Franchitti (3); Sam Hornish Jr (2)

Multiple Owner Championships:  Chip Ganassi Racing (7); Penske Racing/Team Penske (4); Andretti Green Racing (3); A.J. Foyt Enterprises, Team Menard, and Panther Racing (2)

Consecutive Owner Championships:  Chip Ganassi Racing (4); Panther Racing and Andretti Green Racing (2)

Total Championships by Maker (23 total)
1. Honda 9
2. Chevrolet 6
3. Oldsmobile 5
4. Ford-Cosworth 2
5. Toyota 1
Total Championships by Nationality (23 total)
1. United States 10
2. Scotland 4
  New Zealand 4
4. Sweden 1
  Brazil 1
  England 1
  Australia 1
  France 1