Inside the Box Score – Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio
Inside the Box Score – Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio: Numbers to note following the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio the 12thof 15 events of the 2012 IZOD Indy Car Series season.
0 – Laps run under caution in the last two IZOD IndyCar Series events. The first time there have been back-to-back caution-free races since 1987 at Laguna Seca and Miami Tamiami Park
6 – Consecutive front row starts for Dario Franchitti.
8 – Different teams represented in the top 10 positions at Mid-Ohio.
12 – Positions gained by Tony Kanaan en route to his sixth-place finish at Mid-Ohio, most of any driver in the field.
15 – Different drivers to finish on the podium in the first 12 races of 2012.
20 – Different drivers with at least one top-five finish in 2012 after Sebastien Bourdais scored his first top-five finish of 2012.
27 – Poles for Will Power in Indy car competition, tying Al Unser for ninth on the all-time wins list.
28 – Points separating Will Power (379) from fourth-place Scott Dixon (351) in the IZOD IndyCar Series point standings. Power leads Ryan Hunter-Reay by five points.
29 – Wins for Scott Dixon in Indy car competition, tying Rick Mears for 10th on the all-time wins list.
193 – Consecutive Indy car starts for Tony Kanaan dating to the 2001 CART race in Portland. Kanaan is second to Jimmy Vasser’s 211 straight starts.
The 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series race continues with the GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma on Aug. 26 at the raceway in Sonoma.
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