IndyCar Twin 275s a blast from past

Updated: June 9, 2011, 3:54 PM ET
By John Oreovicz | ESPN.com

FORT WORTH, Texas -- The Izod IndyCar Series debuts its version of the two-step Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway.

Indy car racing occasionally featured doubleheaders from 1968 to 1981 at venues from Mosport to Michigan. But the open-wheel set hasn't put on a same-day twin bill since Rick Mears scored a double triumph at Atlanta Motor Speedway 30 years ago.

The cream always seemed to rise to the top when the Indy cars played two. Al Unser is the career leader ...

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