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Should Paul Di Resta Follow Dario Franchitti to IndyCar?

As Paul di Resta's options for an F1 race seat in 2014 slowly dry up, an intriguing alternative has emerged: taking over Dario Franchitti's place in IndyCar. Such a move would not be unprecedented. In fact, the 2013 IndyCar season featured three drivers with F1 race experience: Takuma Sato, Sebastien Bourdais and Justin Wilson. And the year before, Giorgio Pantano, Rubens Barrichello and even Jean Alesi (for one race) drove in the American series. Franchitti, who is retiring following a massive accident in Houston in October, is di Resta's cousin. He has had an incredibly successful career in the United States, winning the IndyCar championship four years in a row, from 2007-2011, and the Indianapolis 500 three times. No doubt Franchitti's ...

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