About Graham

IZOD IndyCar Series Highlights

First Start

April 6, 2008 (St. Pete)

First Win

April 6, 2008 (St. Pete)

First Pole

April 5, 2009 (St. Petersburg)

2015

 

  • Best season of career with two wins (Fontana and Mid-Ohio) and seven podium finishes
2014
  •  Drove to a podium finish during the initial leg of the first ever dual race format at the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix
2013
  • Started driving the No. 15 Honda for Rahal
  • Letterman Lanigan Racing Secured his first podium finish with the team at the historic Grand Prix of Long Beach
2012
  • Finished 10th in IZOD IndyCar Series standings for Service Central Chip Ganassi Racing.
  • Recorded seven top-10 finishes, with best of second at Texas.
  • 2011
  • Finished ninth in IZOD IndyCar Series standings for Service Central Chip Ganassi Racing.
  • Recorded six top-10 finishes, with a best of second at Sao Paulo.
  • Led six laps at Indianapolis en route to second consecutive top-three finish.
  • Started second, third and second in final three races.
  • 2010
  • Recorded seven top-10 finishes in 12 races with four different teams. Had high finish of fifth at Toronto.
  • Best start of sixth at Chicagoland.
  • Led one race for 11 laps.
  • 2009
  • Finished seventh in IndyCar Series standings for Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing.
  • Recorded five top-five and nine top-10 finishes, with a best of third (Richmond, Twin Ring Motegi).
  • Became youngest pole winner in IndyCar Series history at St. Petersburg. Also won pole at Kansas.
  • Posted first consecutive top-five finishes at Chicagoland and Twin Ring Motegi.
  • 2008
  • Finished 17th in IndyCar Series standings for Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing.
  • Won in his series debut on the streets of St. Petersburg, becoming the youngest winner in series history.
  • ROAD TO VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES

    2007
    • Finished fifth in Champ Car World Series standings for Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing with a best finish of second at Houston.
    • Raced for Rahal Letterman Racing in the 12 Hours of Sebring, finishing sixth in GT2 class.
    • Competed for Southard Motorsports in the Rolex 24 Hour at Daytona in Daytona Prototypes.
    2006
    • Made Indy Pro Series debut with Kenn Hardley Racing at Liberty Challenge at Indianapolis, winning the pole and finishing second.
    • Finished second in Champ Car Atlantic standings for Conquest Racing with five victories (Monterrey, Cleveland 1, Cleveland 2, Denver and Montreal).
    • Led series in poles, laps led, fastest race laps and earnings.
    • Competed in final three rounds of A1 Grand Prix with A1 Team Lebanon.
    • Finished sixth in the GT class for Tafel Racing at Rolex 24 at Daytona.
    2005
    • Finished fourth in Star Mazda standings for Andersen Walko Racing with a win at Portland, the youngest driver to win a Star Mazda race.
    • Became the youngest SCCA national champion when he was won the Formula Atlantic national championship.
    • Finished sixth in the GT2 class Alex Job Racing Porsche at 12 Hours of Sebring.
    2004
    • Finished seventh in Formula BMW standings with best finish of third at Denver1.
    • Recorded four top-five results and 11 top-10.
    Early Career
    • Competed in Stars of Karting events, finishing fourth in the ICC national points in the Stars of Karting series.
    • Captured his first national championship race with the ICC main event win at Road America in June 2003.
    • Also raced 80cc and 100cc shifter classes in the World Karting Association.

    Stats

    Year Series Starts Wins Poles Top 5 Top 10 Laps Led Raf
    2015 Verizon IndyCar Series 15 2 0 8 10 76 13
    2014 Verizon IndyCar Series 18 0 0 2 4 28 13
    2013 Verizon IndyCar Series 19 0 0 2 5 6 16
    2012 Verizon IndyCar Series 15 0 0 4 7 28 13
    2011 Verizon IndyCar Series 17 0 0 3 6 29 15
    2010 Verizon IndyCar Series 12 0 0 1 7 11 11
    2009 Verizon IndyCar Series 17 0 2 5 9 11 13
    2008 Verizon IndyCar Series 15 1 0 1 4 19 9
    Total 128 3 2 26 52 208 103

    RAF = Running at Finish
    Includes all poles, including those awarded based on entrant points

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