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Oriol Servia had a disappointing race last weekend in Sonoma. After qualifying sixth, his race strategy was disrupted by a yellow flag dropping him to 15th where he finished. Servia currently sits ninth in the championship standings with 313 ...

Oriol Servia had a disappointing race last weekend in Sonoma. After qualifying sixth, his race strategy was disrupted by a yellow flag dropping him to 15th where he finished. Servia currently sits ninth in the championship standings with 313 points, 32 out of sixth. Hea has six top-10 finishes including four top-five showings (fifth's at Long Beach, Richmond, Mid-Ohio and Edmonton) in the 15 races contested this year.

*Servia is the highest ranked driver not a member of one of the top-three teams (Ganassi, Penske or Andretti/Green).

*Servia is the best of the drivers transitioning from Champ Car to the IndyCar Series this year, especially on ovals. He has the highest finish on an oval of any transition driver, fifth in Richmond, and has the best finish of the transition drivers on five of the nine ovals, Homestead, Indy, Milwaukee, Richmond and Kentucky, and was second best in Kansas.

*Servia is not considered an IndyCar Series rookie because of his extensive oval experience.

Will Power had a disappointing race last weekend in Sonoma. After qualifying third, his rear master cylinder failed early in the race, ending any chances of competing for a podium finish. Power has earned four top-10 finishes, including two top-five showings with one victory (Long Beach), in 15 races this year. He is now 15th in the standings with 277 points, 33 points out of 10th and second in the 2008 Bombardier Learjet Rookie of the Year race trailing Hideki Mutoh by 38 points.

*Power is the second highest in the standings of the drivers transitioning from Champ Car to the IndyCar Series (behind his teammate Oriol Servia). He has scored the highest oval finish of any transition driver once, oval career high ninth at Iowa, and had the second highest three times, Indy, Texas and Nashville.

*This is Power's fourth season (three in Champ Car - 2005-2007, two full seasons plus two races in 2005), first in the IndyCar Series and first with KV Racing Technology.

-credit: kvrt

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Oriol Servia , Will Power , Hideki Mutoh
Teams KV Racing Technology