GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma 2016

2016 GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma which is an Indycar Race held at Sonoma Raceway in Sonoma of California as a part of IndyCar Series. The Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma uses a 2.2 mile road course used for AMA Superbike. The total IndyCar Race of GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma is set up a distance of 196 miles which coordinate with 85 lap sessions and 12 turns in the race.

The 2016 Indycar GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma event schedule takes place from 16th September that begin with practice sessions on day 1 and day 2. The Day 2 has the qualification rounds after completion of practice session and the last 18th September begins the race of GoPro Grand Prix 2015.

History:

Marco Andretti became the youngest winner in the race and wins his first career race. The race began at Sonoma in the year 1970 as a USAC Championship Car circuit race. The next race was held in the year 2005 as IRL IndyCar Series  which is so called the return of American Open wheel racing.

Date: September 18, 2016

Track: Sonoma Raceway

City: Sonoma, California

TV Network: NBCSN

Distance: 195.755 miles (315.037 km)

Laps: 85

First race: 1970

First ICS race: 2005

2016 Schdule of Events

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES PRACTICE  #1  11:00 AM 12:15 PM
VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES PRACTICE  #2    2:45 PM   4:00 PM

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES PRACTICE  #3   11:00 AM  11:45 AM
VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES QUALIFICATIONS 3:05 PM  4:20 PM

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18
VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES WARM-UP         11:30 AM 12:00 PM
THE GOPRO GRAND PRIX OF SONOMA        3:50 PM   6:00 PM

2016 Drivers

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2016 Lineup

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2016 Results

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GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma 2015 Results

Sunday, Aug 30, 2015

Pos Driver Car Manufacturer Laps Money Start Led Pts Bonus Penalty
1 Scott Dixon 9 Chevrolet 85   9 34 103 3 0
2 Ryan Hunter-Reay 28 Honda 85   3 2 81 1 0
3 Charlie Kimball 83 Chevrolet 85   7 1 71 1 0
4 Tony Kanaan 10 Chevrolet 85   11 6 65 1 0
5 Ryan Briscoe 5 Honda 85   17 0 60 0 0
6 Juan Pablo Montoya 2 Chevrolet 85   5 0 56 0 0
7 Will Power 1 Chevrolet 85   1 26 54 2 0
8 Takuma Sato 14 Honda 85   18 0 48 0 0
9 Rodolfo Gonzalez 18 Honda 85   24 0 44 0 0
10 Mikhail Aleshin 77 Honda 85   14 0 40 0 0
11 Marco Andretti 27 Honda 85   8 4 39 1 0
12 Oriol Servia 25 Honda 85   19 0 36 0 0
13 Sebastian Saavedra 8 Chevrolet 85   10 12 35 1 0
14 Gabby Chaves 98 Honda 85   21 0 32 0 0
15 Helio Castroneves 3 Chevrolet 85   15 0 30 0 0
16 Simon Pagenaud 22 Chevrolet 85   4 0 28 0 0
17 Stefano Coletti 4 Chevrolet 85   20 0 26 0 0
18 Graham Rahal 15 Honda 85   6 0 24 0 0
19 Jack Hawksworth 41 Honda 85   25 0 22 0 0
20 Sebastien Bourdais 11 Chevrolet 85   16 0 20 0 0
21 Josef Newgarden 67 Chevrolet 84   2 0 18 0 0
22 Carlos Munoz 26 Honda 84   12 0 16 0 0
23 Tristan Vautier 19 Honda 82   23 0 14 0 0
24 Luca Filippi 20 Chevrolet 80   13 0 12 0 0
25 James Jakes 7 Honda 63   22 0 10 0 0

GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma Past Winners

Season Date Driver Team
USAC Championship Car history
1970 April 4  Dan Gurney All American Racers
IRL IndyCar Series history
2005 August 28  Tony Kanaan Andretti Green Racing
2006 August 27  Marco Andretti Andretti Green Racing
2007 August 26  Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing
2008 August 24  Hélio Castroneves Penske Racing
2009 August 23  Dario Franchitti Chip Ganassi Racing
2010 August 22  Will Power Team Penske
2011 August 28  Will Power Team Penske
2012 August 26  Ryan Briscoe Team Penske
2013 August 25 Will Power Team Penske
2014 August 24 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing
2015 August 30 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing

2016 IRL Schedule