Popular racer Tony Kanaan wins his first Indy 500 after 12 tries. (Photo:  mstakin)

Tony Kanaan a popular winner of the Indy 500

The 2013 Indianapolis 500 went to the popular Brazilian driver Tony Kanaan in his 12th try. He drove past Ryan Hunter-Reay on a restart Sunday with three laps to go, and then coasted across the finish line under yellow