2001 Ryan Hunter-Reay Signed Personally Worn Barber Dodge Pro Series Jacket
Jacket worn by Ryan Hunter-Reay while he was competing in the Barber Dodge Pro Series in 2001.
Ryan Hunter-Reay is best known as a winner of both the Indianapolis 500 (2014) and the IndyCar Series Championship (2012). With each accomplishment, Hunter-Reay became the first American to win since Sam Hornish Jr. in 2006. Hunter-Reay also won in the now defunct Champ Car World Series twice and the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. In addition to his experience in IndyCar racing, Hunter-Reay has competed in the Race of Champions, A1 Grand Prix, and various forms of sports car racing (the American Le Mans Series, the Rolex Grand-Am Sports Car Series and the IMSA Tudor United SportsCar Championship). Hunter-Reay currently drives for Andretti Autosport.
Hunter-Reay returned to the series in 2001 to drive the #31 Barber Dodge Pro Series Rookie of the Year/Simpson Performance Products Reynard 98E-Dodge V6. Hunter-Reay would win his first race in the series at the third race of the season, at Lime Rock Park. In the race Hunter-Reay started in 2nd place and led for 21 of 30 laps and would set the fastest lap of the race. Hunter-Reay would win his second, and final, race in the series at Exhibition Place in Toronto.
The jacket is a size large. It has been hand signed by Hunter-Reay and comes with a Certificate Of Authenticity.