By Steve Wittich About the Firestone Racing Reds Before we recap the session, we’ll attempt to explain the issue the drivers and teams had with the Firestone Racing Alternate Tires (Reds). Drivers and engineers were surprised by the lack of grip, change of balance towards oversteer, and short life span. TSO had a chance to...
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Saturday – 11:40am – Hinchcliffe leads practice again at Barber Motorsports Park plus an explanation for the Red tire issues from yesterday
CHEVROLET RACING IN THE VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES HONDA INDY GRAND PRIX OF ALABAMA BARBER MOTORSPORTS PARK TEAM CHEVY DRIVER POST RACE RECAP APRIL 23, 2018 Josef Newgarden Wins Rain-Delayed Race at Barber Motorsports Park Win is Newgarden’s Second of Season and Third at Alabama Road Course BIRMINGHAM (April 23, 2018) – After winning his […]
Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama race results Click HERE to view and download the official results of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Results Monday of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Verizon IndyCar Series event on the 2.3-mile Barber Motorsports Park, with order of finish, starting position in […]
Newgarden victorious again at Barber Motorsports Park, rain or shine BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (Monday, April 23, 2018) – Josef Newgarden raced on cruise control in today’s completion of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by America’s First. Even a return of rain late in the race didn’t prevent the Team Penske driver from collecting […]
SEBASTIEN BOURDAIS FINISHES FIFTH IN HONDA GRAND PRIX OF ALABAMA BOURDAIS BECOMES ONLY DRIVER TO LEAD LAPS IN FIRST FOUR RACES OF 2018 SEASON Sebastien Bourdais Race Summary: The two-day adventure that was the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama finally concluded today. The race which started on Sunday was halted and eventually postponed to Monday […]
Rahal and Sato Finished Seventh and Eighth Respectively in the Postponed Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Verizon IndyCar Series RACE NOTES/QUOTES – Monday, April 23, 2018 RAHAL AND SATO FINISHED SEVENTH AND EIGHTH IN THE POSTPONED HONDA INDY GRAND PRIX OF ALABAMA GRAHAM RAHAL, No. 15 Mi-Jack Dallara/Honda/Firestone: “In the dry we were able to make some moves and get by […]
RAINY INDY GRAND PRIX OF ALABAMA COMES TO A CONCLUSION AT BARBER MOTORSPORTS PARK Ed Carpenter Racing’s Spencer Pigot and Jordan King Miss Out Top 10 Finishes After Rains Plague Road Course Race For A Second Day LEEDS, Ala. (April 23, 2018) – Race Notes The 2018 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama became an event […]
BIRMINGHAM – The Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama resumed today under partly cloudy skies but before it was over the skies opened up and the race finished in rain. The weather didn’t dampen Matheus “Matt” Leist’s spirits though as he finished 12th which is his best finish of the season under challenging conditions. His […]
Team Penske Verizon IndyCar Series Race Report Track: Barber Motorsports Park Race: Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Date: April 23, 2018 No. 1 Hitachi Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet – Josef Newgarden Start: 1st (3rd-career INDYCAR pole) Finish: 1st (9th-career INDYCAR win) Status: Running Laps Completed: 82/82 Laps Led: 73 Points Standings (ahead of second): […]
By Steve Wittich The last ten laps of the ninth annual Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama were undoubtedly compelling with the rain, but I won’t lie, I would like to have seen where the one-stop and early two-stop strategies ended up if it had stayed dry. I would have enjoyed seeing how the single...