Photo: Bret Kelley
Will Power (Team Penske, Chevrolet) won pole for a wet start to the Honda IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park. James Hinchcliffe (Andretti Autosport, Honda) started next to him in P2, his second straight front row start. Andretti teammate Ryan Hunter-Reay qualified third, with Josef Newgarden (Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing, Honda) lining up fourth.
After a nearly 3-hr rain delay race control opened pit lane. With a wet start declared, all teams we...
Photo: Brett Kelley
Simon Pagenaud (Schmidt Peterson Hamilton Motorsports, Honda), who scored his first IndyCar win last year, talked to the media to preview the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park. Selected quotes are below.
Q. Simon, you're off to a strong start in 2014 with two top-five finishes at St. Petersburg and Long Beach, currently third in the points. Are you where you want to be in the championship after two rounds?
Photo: John Hendrick
Mike Conway selects a spot out of the sun on Sebring International Raceway's pit lane for a conversation with Ed Carpenter Racing and Chevrolet engineers. The dialogue during an extended break during a team test day includes performance characteristics of the twin turbocharged 2.2-liter V-6 engine, handling on the abrasive 1.67-mile surface, shocks, balance, and braking. Conway recalls details of every alteration, almost every lap of the program checklist that ...