The Grand Prix of Baltimore 2012
The 2012 Grand Prix of Baltimore roared through downtown from Aug. 31 through Sept. 2. Compiled here are the latest photos coming in from around the track, within the stands and more.
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Ryan Hunter-Reay wins 2012 Grand Prix of Baltimore
By Sandra McKee, The Baltimore Sun
5:43 p.m. EDT, September 2, 2012
IndyCar driver Ryan Hunter-Reay overcame a bad qualifying session, a less than spectacular start and the weather to win the Grand Prix of Baltimore on Sunday.
“I’ve got nothing left in me,” Hunter-Reay said as he stepped from his car. “Almost nothing to talk. I was going to win today or go into the wall. This is what’s racing is about. We’re going to have a great championship showdown at Fontana.”
Ryan Briscoe finished second. Pole sitter Will Power was sixth.
The race results tighten the championship points race, as Hunter-Reay cut his points deficit from 37 to 17 heading to Fontana, Calif., for the concluding race of the IZOD IndyCar Season on Sept. 15. the crowds.