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Apr 03
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Firestone Firehawk Tires 2013 IICS Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Fast Facts

No 98 Team Barracuda -Photo Credit" Firestone Racing IZOD IndyCar Series – Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Barber Motorsports Park – Leeds, Ala. April 5-7, 2013 – Round 2 of 19  Race Distance: 214.2 miles/344.7 km (90 laps on the 2.38-mile/3.83-km, 14-turn permanent road course). Broadcast: Live – Sunday, April 7, at 3 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network, IMS Radio Network, SiriusXM 211 and indycar.com. Qualifying show (tape delay) airs at 5 p.m. ET Saturday, April 6 on NBC Sports Network. Firestone Firehawk Race Tires Supplied: Primary (black-sidewall) dry-condition slicks: 662, each entry receives five sets (20 total tires); Alternate (red-sidewall) dry-condition slicks: 342, each entry receives three sets (12 total tires); Wet-condition (rain) tires with grooved tread pattern: 332, each entry has five sets of the rain tire that debuted in June 2012 available this weekend. The alternate tire program, a staple of the series for the fifth straight season, ... FULL STORY »

Zach Veach & Carlos Muñoz 2013 FIL Legacy Indy Lights 100 Race Preview

Andretti Autosport Logo Andretti Autosport, Firestone Indy Lights Race Preview: Legacy Indy Lights 100 Zach Veach, No. 12 K12 Veach's Firestone Indy Lights debut on the streets of St. Petersburg finished on a high note as the 18-year-old garnered a top-five finish in fifth. Veach ... FULL STORY »

Charlie Kimball 2013 IICS Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Race Preview

Charlie Kimball on Track - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing Advance Notes  RACE SETUP  Race:                     Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, April 7 Driver:                   Charlie Kimball @racewithinsulin Cars:                     No. 83 NovoLog FlexPen Honda Track:                    Barber Motorsports Park (2.38-mile road course) in Birmingham, Ala. TV:                          NBC Sports Network (3pm ET) Social:                   @CGRTeams #TeamGanassi #RWIunites BET ... FULL STORY »

Scott Dixon & Dario Franchitti 2013 IICS Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Race Previews

Target Chip Ganassi Racing Target Chip Ganassi Racing Advance Notes  RACE SETUP  Race:                                     Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, April 7 Drivers:                                @scottdixon9 @dariofranchitti Cars:                                     No. 9 Target and No. 10 Target Hondas Track:                                    Barber Motorsports Park (2.38-mile road course) in Birmingham, Ala. TV:                                          NBC Sports Network (3pm ET) Social:                                   @TCGRTeams #TeamTarget BET ... FULL STORY »

With Season Opener In The Books, Veach Focuses On Big Picture Heading Into Barber Race Weekend

Zach Veach 18-Year-Old Zach Veach Heads To Race Two Of The 2013 FIL Season BIRMINGHAM, AL (April 3, 2013) - Andretti Autosport K12 driver Zach Veach raced at Barber Motorsports Park for the first time in 2012 in a Star Mazda Car and ... FULL STORY »

Andretti Autosport 2013 IICS Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Pre-Race Report

Andretti Autosport Logo Andretti Autosport, IZOD IndyCar Series Race Preview: Indy Grand Prix of Alabama James Hinchcliffe, No. 27 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet Hinchcliffe heads to IndyCar's Round Two of competition after capturing his first career victory in the St. Petersburg season opener. He started from the ... FULL STORY »

INDYCAR News and Notes – April 2, 2013

INDYCAR Logo Today's IZOD IndyCar Series, Firestone Indy Lights and Mazda Road to Indy headlines: 1. Daly to make debut at Indianapolis 500 2. Servia to sport Charter colors at Barber 3. Dallara to mark 200th Indy car win at Barber 1. Daly to make debut ... FULL STORY »



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Panther Rolls Into Barber Motorsports Park Eyeing Strong IndyCar Result
Posted 04.02.13
Hildebrand, National Guard Panther Team Look to Build Momentum at Alabama Road Course BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (April 2, 2013) – After an early exit in the IndyCar Series season opener on the Streets of St. Petersburg, JR Hildebrand and the National Guard Panther Racing team are prepared to tackle the Indy Grand Prix ...FULL STORY »
The last time Servia drove the green and blue No. 22 Charter Panther DRR Chevrolet, he finished 4th (Milwaukee, 2012).
Servia and Panther DRR Excited For Return to Barber Motorsports Park
Posted 04.02.13
Advance Notes Oriol Servia will drive the No. 22 Charter Panther DRR Chevrolet in the 2013 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama Charter Communications, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company and the fourth-largest cable operator in the United States. Charter provides advanced video, high-speed Internet, and telephone services to approximately 5.2 million ...FULL STORY »
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Bo Jackson to be Grand Marshal at Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama
Posted 03.14.13
Greatest Athlete of All Time will experience Honda’s “Fastest Seat in Sports” Birmingham, Ala. (Mar 14) - Barber Motorsports Park and ZOOM Motorsports announced today that former Auburn University running back and Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson will be this year’s Grand Marshal for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama ...FULL STORY »
Will Power of Australia driver of the #12 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet during Day One of IZOD IndyCar Series testing at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Will Power Again Puts Chevrolet V6 Power on Top at Barber Open Test for the IZOD IndyCar Series
Posted 03.13.13
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March 13, 2012) – For the second consecutive day, Will Power behind the wheel of the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet topped the leaderboard at the end of the second day of the Barber Open Test for the IZOD IndyCar Series at Barber Motorsports Park.  Power, who has ...FULL STORY »
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Takuma Sato 2013 IICS Barber Motorsports Park Post-OpenTest Recap
Posted 03.13.13
LEEDS, Ala. March 13, 2013—Takuma Sato and the ABC Supply team ended on a high note at the IZOD IndyCar Series Open Test at Barber Motorsports Park today. Sato laid down his quickest lap of 122.208mph--the fifth quickest of the afternoon—in his final outing in the No. 14 ABC Supply Honda; ...FULL STORY »
Will Power of Australia driver of the #12 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet - Photo Credit:: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
Power Stays on Top of Timesheet as Barber Open Test Wraps Up
Posted 03.13.13
BIRMINGHAM, Ala . (Wednesday, March 13, 2013) - The lap times continued to fall at Barber Motorsports Park, but the name at the top remained the same. For the second consecutive day, Will Power topped the time chart in the No. 12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet. The Australian recorded his best lap of ...FULL STORY »
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Teams Unleash Record-Setting Speed at Opening Day of Barber Open Test
Posted 03.12.13
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Tuesday, March 12, 2013) - Let the competition for the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series championship begin. The first day of a two-day IZOD IndyCar Series Open Test at Barber Motorsports Park produced: • Twenty-five drivers who were quicker than Will Power's official record on the 2.38-mile, 17-turn road course. • Eight ...FULL STORY »
Will Power of Australia, drives his #12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet Dallara - Photo Credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Will Power Puts Chevrolet V6 Power on Top of the Leaderboard for First Day of Testing at Barber Motorsports Park
Posted 03.12.13
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March 12, 2012) – Team Penske’s Will Power, No. 12 Verizon Chevrolet, landed on the top of the leaderboard with the fastest lap time in both the morning and afternoon sessions of Day One of the IZOD IndyCar Series Open Test at Barber Motorsports Park.  Power’s lap time today ...FULL STORY »
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2013 IICS Barber Motorsports Park Q&A with Team Chevy Driver Sebastien Bourdais
Posted 03.11.13
SEBASTIEN BOURDAIS, NO. 7 DRAGON RACING CHEVROLET, met with members of the media at Barber media day and discussed the off season, his thoughts on standing starts and other topics. HOW WAS YOUR OFF SEASON? WHAT DID YOU DO DURING THE OFF SEASON? “Long, very long, way too long. Pretty much V8 ...FULL STORY »


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