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There are a maximum of 50 Indianapolis 500 Evolution achievements worth 2,372 (1,000)

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Rocketman in Indianapolis 500 Evolution

Rocketman49 (20)

This is a rare achievementWin the Indianapolis 500 in a turbine powered car

  • Unlocked by 114 tracked gamers (17% - TA Ratio = 2.44) 685  

Achievement Guide for Rocketman

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Smeds
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Smeds
Achievement won on 22 Mar 10
TA Score for this game: 1,092
Posted on 22 March 10 at 21:41, Edited on 10 March 13 at 14:49
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I accomplished this in the year 1965 in career mode. First thing I did after completing 1964, and beginning 1965, was purchase the Granatelli (Turbine) Chassis. This chassis is rather expensive, breaking the $200,000 mark. However, it does not require you to purchase an engine or gearbox, as it is a complete car. If you bought conservatively over your first four seasons, you will have enough to pick this up.

A word or warning though! This car is EXTREMELY different from any normal combustion-driven car you have driven. It runs slightly slower, and handles a lot better than the combustion cars. I advise using it at Trenton for your first race, using it at the Indy 500, and buying a new car after Indy. I used the car through Milwaukee, and it was horrid; I was getting Pole Position every race, I got 11th, and finished 3rd overall that race. Combustion cars are definitely the better choice right now.
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