Found October 15, 2013 on Formula 1 Blog:
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The championship will again go down to the wire this season at Auto Club Speedway making it the 7th straight year that the championship will be decided in the final race of the season. Helio Castroneves has held the points lead for most of the season, but he hasn’t done it by going out and kicking everyone’s butt every week. As I have said before Castroneves has stayed out of trouble for the most part this season, but of late, he has been down performance wise. This isn’t limited to the gearbox issues that he suffered at the Houston doubleheader. From the summer stretch, Castroneves has not been super competitive and has only led 2 laps. At Sonoma and Baltimore, he was caught up in early accidents and took advantage of yellows falling his way to get back into the top ten. On the other hand, they system rewards the driver that has the best overall season and Castroneves has completed more laps than anybody and has capitalized when Scott Dixon had his issues at Baltimore and Sonoma, b...
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