Tag Archive: Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Apr 24

Pagenaud makes it two in a row with Honda Grand Prix of Alabama win

“We are just on a roll” – Pagenaud

Simon PagenaudSimon Pagenaud’s dominance in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama was interrupted briefly by a late charge from Graham Rahal, but it didn’t last long. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

Simon Pagenaud remains on tear, wins Verizon P1 Award at Barber

Pagenaud won last weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach and leads the championship

Simon PagenaudTeam Penske driver Simon Pagenaud continued his 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series hot streak at Barber Motorsports Park, winning the Verizon P1 Award for Sunday’s Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama with a lap of 1 minute, 6.7262 seconds (124.089 mph). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

INDYCAR announces competition rules, procedural changes

An electronic pit exit commit line has been embedded in the track surface

Barber Motorsports ParkINDYCAR announced the following rules and procedures changes effective at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park from April 22-24 Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Scott Dixon tunes into musical Coca-Cola livery for Barber race

Dixon will drive the No. 9 Coca-Cola Chevrolet in the April 22-24 race weekend

Scott DixonScott Dixon has finished on the podium in all six previous Verizon IndyCar Series races at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, but never on the top step reserved for the race winner. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Development continues ahead of season opener

Drivers quickly find speed with new aero bodywork

Verizon IndyCar logo Simona de Silvestro will test the Honda aero package for the first time next week at Sebring International Raceway in an Andretti Autosport-prepared car in preparation for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

Hunter-Reay makes it two wins in a row at Barber

Individuals at Barber Motorsports Park certainly have a sense of humor.

Verizon IndyCar logo At the tail end of a 2-hour, 30-minute rain delay to the green flag of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, Jimmy Cliff’s “I Can See Clearly Now (the Rain is Gone)” covered the grounds through loud speakers. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

Another solid climb for Barracuda Racing at Barber

“I’m really proud of the Barracuda Racing team today” – Tagliani

98 at Barber - PRAlex Tagliani lead his Barracuda Racing crew to a P11 finish at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama on Sunday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Barracuda Racing Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama preview

Pre-Race Notes & Quotes

Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama logoAlex Taglinai said “I can’t wait to get on track at Barber and see how we stack up against the competition. We tested well here at Barber Motorsports Park a few weeks ago and finished those two days with a good car”

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Apr 01

Day ends early for Tagliani & Team Barracuda-BHA crew (+result)

“We took the green flag, went into turn one and the engine just died” – Tagliani

Honda INDY Grand Prix or AlabamaThe Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama started and ended on lap one for Alex Tagliani and his Team Barracuda – BHA crew, due to engine failure on Sunday afternoon.

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Mar 29

Team Barracuda – BHA Barber and Alex Tagliani look forward to a successful run at Barber

+Bryan Herta Autosport Firestone Indy Lights : Troy Castaneda sims to back up a Top-Ten Finish

Team Barracuda - BHA logoHonda INDY Grand Prix or Alabama“Barber is going to be another test for us this weekend. I like the track quite a bit – it’s intense and very difficult with high-speed corners and it’s just a pretty fast track” Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

Alex Tagliani opens season with a Fifteenth place finish

“I’m very proud of Team Barracuda – BHA, and I want to thank Barracuda and Bowers & Wilkins” – Tagliani

Team Barracuda - BHA - Alex TaglianiBryan Herta Autosport logoAlex Tagliani and his Team Barracuda – BHA crew earned a fifteenth place finish for his #98 car on the streets of St. Petersburg for the IZOD IndyCar Series season opener on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »