Andretti Green team's high hopes dashed on first turn

Saturday couldn't have gone much better for the four drivers of Andretti Green Racing. The first turn in Sunday's race couldn't have gone much worse, writes John Schwarb.

Updated: July 23, 2007, 2:47 PM ET
By John Schwarb | Special to ESPN.com

LEXINGTON, Ohio -- Andretti Green Racing's four entries puffed out their chests Saturday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Sunday, they took everyone's breath away.

The four-car team experienced the whirlwind of emotions in a 24-hour period, showing off road-course prowess in qualifying only to have its chances to show it in the race mostly evaporate in a first-turn incident that was the signature moment of the Honda Indy 200.

Marco Andretti flipped for the second ...

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