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Servia breaks victory duck.

The young German still picked up a career-best finish when he slotted in ahead of Wilson after allowing Servia's rule-ordered pass, placing second and scoring the first podium finish of his career.

"It was a really tough race for me, especially because I had to start from eleventh," Glock said. "I used a lot of 'push to pass' at the beginning to get Nelson Philippe and Jimmy Vasser. At the end I had two shots left. When I was leading the race, I saw Oriol behind me. I know he will try to get me because he was second and third so many times and he wants to win. That was clear for me. I mean, it's disappointing. In one way it's disappointing, and on the other way it's a great weekend for us, to be on the podium after all the races without luck."

Wilson rounded out the podium for RuSPORT while Bourdais settled for fourth. Wilson earned his second podium finish of the year with the result and his first since his maiden win at Portland, although the Brit does have seven top-five runs this year. Bourdais set the fastest lap of the race and led a race-high 59 laps in widening his margin in the championship chase to 61 points with four races to run. The 2004 series champion finished on the lead lap again and has run all but one of the scheduled laps during the 2005 schedule.

Servia moved up to second in the standings with his win, leapfrogging the star-crossed Tracy who fell to third in the title hunt after his eighth-place finish. Alex Tagliani rounded out the top five in front of his home crowd while PKV Racing team-mates Cristiano da Matta and Jimmy Vasser chased him home, finishing sixth and seventh respectively.

Tracy finished eighth while Allmendinger rebounded from his penalty to take the ninth spot, It was a finish that allowed him to move back into the top five in the season standings however, as he claimed a one-point advantage over Mario Dominguez, who finished tenth on Sunday.

Servia became the sixth different winner in the Champ Car World Series this year and joins Wilson as drivers who have gained their first series victories this year. Glock became the eleventh different driver to finish on the podium this season and takes a commanding lead in the Roshfrans 'Rookie-of-the-Year' standings, 27 points ahead of Ronnie Bremer.


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Oriol Servia at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the Honda Indy 200 - Friday, August 2 2013. (Photo Credit: Bret Kelley for IndyCar Media)
Oriol Servia on the sixth day of practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway - Thursday May 16, 2013. (Picture Credit: Pete Howard for IndyCar Media)
Oriol Servià at Long Beach. (Picture Credit: Richard Dowdy for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servià at Long Beach. (Picture Credit: John Cote for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servià at Long Beach. (Picture Credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servià at Long Beach. (Picture Credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servià at Long Beach. (Picture Credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servià with fans at Long Beach. (Picture Credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servia, driver of the #22 Charter Panther Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Chevrolet, finished sixth Sunday, April, 21, 2013 in the Grand Prix of Long Beach Indy in Long Beach, California. (Photo by Michael L. Levitt for Chevrolet)
Oriol Servia  during practice at St Petersburg, Florida - March 2013. (Photo Credit: John Cote for IndyCar Media)
Oriol Servia during practice at St Petersburg, Florida - March 2013. (Photo Credit: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Oriol Servia on the second day of pre-season testing at Barber Motorsport Park. (Photo Credit: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media.)
Oriol Servia #22 Panther Dreyer & Reinbold Racing during practice for the 96th running of the Indianapolis 500. 12-27 May, 2012, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. (c) 2012 Dan R. Boyd LAT Photo USA (Photo credit: INDYCAR/LAT USA)

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