Zach Veach Makes His Second IndyCar Start At Barber Motorsports Park

Zach Veach

FAST FACTS:
  • The 2018 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama will be the ninth Verizon IndyCar Series race at the Birmingham track
  • The Barber Motorsports Park is a 740 acres multi-purpose racing facility and includes the Barber Vintage Motorsport Museum
  • Ryan Hunter-Reay captured back-to-back victories at Barber with wins in 2013 and 2014
  • Marco Andretti holds five top-10 finishes in eight Barber race starts, including a podium finish of second place in 2014
  • Alexander Rossi enters the weekend leading the Verizon IndyCar Series championship, with a 22-point lead over reigning champion Josef Newgarden
  • Zach Veach made his Verizon IndyCar Series debut at Barber Motorsports Park in 2017, filling in for Ed Carpenter Racing’s JR Hildebrand
  • Veach holds five Indy Lights starts at Barber, resulting in three podium finishes, including victory in 2014’s Indy Lights Race 1

No. 26 Group One Thousand One Honda Driven By Zach Veach

“I definitely feel we have a lot of momentum on our side after finishing fourth in Long Beach, I honestly can’t wait to be back in the car at Barber and to keep improving. A year ago this weekend I got the chance to compete in my very first IndyCar Race at Barber so it’s going to be nice to be coming back to a track I have a little more experience at than others on the schedule. For me, my main goal is to focus on qualifying, I would really like to start getting higher on the charts for the start of the race. The Group One Thousand One car and crew have been great this year; we’re ready to show that again this weekend!”

TIL NEXT TIME, I AM STILL WORKING ON MY REDNECK!

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