Inside the Box Score: Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama


Numbers to note following the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at the 2.3-mile Barber Motorsports Park - the fourth race of the 2016 Verizon Indy Car Series season:

1.07 – Average running position of race winner Simon Pagenaud for the 90 laps of racing at Barber.

1.50 – Average finishing position for Pagenaud in the first four races of the 2016 season.

5 – Points separating Max Chilton, Conor Daly and Alexander Rossi in the Sunoco Rookie of the Year standings.

6 – Indy car wins for Pagenaud, all of which have come on road/street courses…

7 – Consecutive top-10 finishes by Scott Dixon dating to Mid-Ohio race in 2015. Dixon finished 10th, ending his streak of six consecutive podiums at Barber Motorsports Park.

16 – Positions improved by Juan Pablo Montoya (21st to fifth), most of any of the 21 starters.

19 – Laps in which Carlos Munoz improved his position, most of any driver.

48 – Points separating Pagenaud from Dixon in the Verizon IndyCar Series standings after Long Beach.

180 – Wins for Indy cars owned by Roger Penske.

195 – Consecutive starts by Dixon, the third-longest streak in Indy car history

253 –  Consecutive starts by Kanaan, extending his all-time record

315 – Indy car starts for Castroneves, which tied Johnny Rutherford for sixth on the all-time list

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