Despite crashing out of the Indianapolis 500, Will Power still leads the championship standings

Current championship standings of the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series Championship season after the completion of the 96th Indianapolis 500 (Round 5):

Driver Entrant Points
1. Will Power AUS Team Penske / Chevrolet Chevrolet 200
2. Hélio Castroneves BRA Team Penske / Chevrolet Chevrolet 164
3. James Hinchcliffe CAN Andretti Autosport / Chevrolet Chevrolet 164
4. Scott Dixon NZL Chip Ganassi Racing / Honda Honda 153
5. Ryan Hunter-Reay USA Andretti Autosport / Chevrolet Chevrolet 143
6. Dario Franchitti GBR Chip Ganassi Racing / Honda Honda 136
=. Simon Pagenaud (R) FRA Schmidt Hamilton / Honda Honda 136
8. Ryan Briscoe AUS Team Penske / Chevrolet Chevrolet 128
9. Tony Kanaan BRA KV Racing Technology / Chevrolet Chevrolet 113
10. JR Hildebrand USA Panther Racing / Chevrolet Chevrolet 103
11. Rubens Barrichello BRA KV Racing Technology / Chevrolet Chevrolet 102
12. Takuma Sato JPN Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing / Honda Honda 100
13. Oriol Servià ESP Dreyer & Reinbold Racing / Chevrolet Chevrolet 99
14. Graham Rahal USA Chip Ganassi Racing / Honda Honda 97
15. Charlie Kimball USA Chip Ganassi Racing / Honda Honda 96
16. Justin Wilson GBR Dale Coyne Racing / Honda Honda 94
=. EJ Viso VEN KV Racing Technology / Chevrolet Chevrolet 94
18. Marco Andretti USA Andretti Autosport / Chevrolet Chevrolet 86
19. James Jakes GBR Dale Coyne Racing / Honda Honda 77
20. Mike Conway GBR AJ Foyt Enterprises / Honda Honda 75
21. Sébastien Bourdais FRA Dragon Racing / Chevrolet Chevrolet 74
22. Josef Newgarden (R) USA Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing / Honda Honda 72
23. Ed Carpenter USA Ed Carpenter Racing / Chevrolet Chevrolet 67
24. Katherine Legge (R) GBR Dragon Racing / Chevrolet Chevrolet 61
=. Simona de Silvestro SUI HVM Racing / Lotus Lotus 61
26. Alex Tagliani CAN Bryan Herta Autosport / Honda Honda 59
27. Ana Beatriz BRA Andretti Autosport / Chevrolet Chevrolet 28
28. Townsend Bell USA Schmidt Hamilton / Honda Honda 26
29. Michel Jourdain Jr USA Schmidt Hamilton / Honda Honda 26
30. Sebastián Saavedra USA Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing / Honda Honda 26
31. Bryan Clauson USA Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing / Honda Honda 13
=. Wade Cunningham NZL AJ Foyt Enterprises / Honda Honda 13
=. Jean Alesi FRA Fan Force United / Lotus Lotus 13

Championship points are awarded on the following basis:

Finishing Position 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18-24 25-33
All Races 50 40 35 32 30 28 26 24 22 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 10
Pole Position 1                                    
Led Most Laps 2                                    
Indy 500 Qualifying 15 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3
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