The clock is ticking Gil de Ferran was
elected to represent car owners on the
advisory committee judging new IndyCar
chassis and engines for 2012 – amid doubts
whether such changes were even affordable.
Read Graham Rahal’s regular updates
throughout the 2010 IndyCar season.
Fisher’s bold move in putting Rahal
in her car for St. Pete appeared to
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open the door for bigger and better
things for both driver and team.
THE FISHER KING
Graham Rahal ends his unintended IndyCar sabbatical via a two-race alliance
with Sarah Fisher, even as a return to more familiar environs loomed
The long, strange winter of Graham Rahal stretched said, ‘What do you think about this race day, Rahal soldiered through the
into spring with one of the IZOD IndyCar Series most idea?’ and he was very supportive of it. ﬁeld to ﬁnish ninth – the ﬁrst top-10
touted young talents – and an American one at that – And so we started discussing who was ﬁnish for Sarah Fisher Racing.
on the sidelines. Yet Rahal’s absence from the sport, forced available. And Graham was. So it all just “I think we’re slowly moving
upon him when McDonald’s ended its sponsorship of worked itself out from there.” forward,” he reckoned. “We made some