Apr 2, 2012
Some numbers to note following the Honda indy Grand Prix of Alabama, the second of 16 events of the 2012 IZOD Indy Car Series season:
2 – Points separating IZOD IndyCar Series leader Helio Castroneves (86) and Scott Dixon after two events.
3 – Wins for Team Penske at Barber Motorsports Park. The team is the only team to win an IZOD IndyCar Series event there. Second-place finishes by Scott Dixon at Barber Motorsports Park since 2010.
4 – IZOD IndyCar Series drivers who have finished in the top 10 in all three races at Barber Motorsports Park: Will Power, Scott Dixon, Helio Castroneves and Dario Franchitti.
5 – Drivers who have finished in the top 10 in each of the first two IZOD IndyCar Series events: Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon, Will Power, James Hinchcliffe and Simon Pagenaud.
7 – Different teams represented in the top-10 finishers in the IZOD IndyCar Series standings.
8 – Different teams represented in the top-10 finishers in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.
10 – Consecutive races led by Will Power dating to 2011. ... Positions gained by Victor Carbone in the Firestone Indy Lights Grand Prix of Alabama, most of any driver.
13 – Positions gained by Oriol Servia, most of any driver in the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.
16 – Consecutive top-five starts in Firestone Indy Lights for Esteban Guerrieri, a series record. Guerrieri has never started outside the top five in his Firestone Indy Lights career.
56 – Laps led by Helio Castroneves over the first two events. Castroneves led 34 total laps in 2011.
75 – Laps led by Scott Dixon over the first two events. Dixon led 76 laps through the first seven races in 2011.
1:09.8529 – Lap time set by Will Power in Q1 -- the fastest lap recorded by an IZOD IndyCar Series car at Barber.
122 – Degrees, Fahrenheit. The hottest track temperature recorded during the 90-lap race.
124 – Laps led by Will Power of the 270 total laps raced over the past three seasons at Barber Motorsports Park (46 percent).
183 – Consecutive Indy car starts for Tony Kanaan dating to 2001 CART race in Portland.
52,879 – Fans who attended the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama on race day, according to information released by Zoom Motorsports, the event promoter.
81,378 – Fans who attended the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama event weekend, according to information released by Zoom Motorsports.