Can Graham Rahal Move 1 Step Further Up On Podium This Weekend in Barber

Leeds, Ala – The last two years, Graham Rahal has been so close to winning the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. In fact, he’s been the second driver to take the checkered flag in each of the last two years. In 2015, Rahal charged through the field, led 17 laps and was off pit strategy just barely missing out on winning. He’d finish second. Then last year, he had a thrilling late race battle with Simon Pagenaud for the win, as the Ohio native come up just short when contact between the…

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Penske Dominating This Weekend at Barber

Leeds, Ala – We’re only two races into the Verizon IndyCar Series season, and with all the expectations that Team Penske will run away with this year’s championships, they surprisingly only have two drivers in the top five of the standings right now. They’ve also yet to reach victory lane too, which in my mind, despite their slow start, could change as quickly as this weekend. The series visits the Barber Motorsports Park for the eighth annual Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. The scenic Alabama road course has been very kind…

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Simon Pagenaud Wins the Pole for Sunday’s Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

LEEDS, Ala – I wrote before the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season even started that this would be a breakout year for Simon Pagenaud. So far, he’s proving me right. The Frenchman enters this weekend at the Barber Motorsports Park as the points leader, as he won the most recent race at Long Beach last Sunday. He has three straight top two finishes and now three top three starts in four races in 2016 after a strong performance in qualifying at the 2.3-mile Alabama track today. Pagenaud, earned his third…

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