Chip Ganassi Racing‘s Scott Dixon went fastest in the brief 30-minute post-qualifying practice session ahead of the Honda Indy 200. Dixon, who qualified fifth for tomorrow’s race, revealed that he’s obtained the rate to contend tomorrow with a lap time of 1:08.025 on the red-walled alternative tire.

Colton Herta was the version of uniformity, matching his 2nd location certifying initiative with a 2nd location coating in last method. Across all 3 sessions today, Herta has actually not completed beyond the leading 3 in any one of them, revealing excellent rate in the raising temperature levels.

Romain Grosjean recuperated from a much less than optimal certifying to create a solid lap and also coating 3rd, the greatest up the racking up sheets he’s been all weekend break. Grosjean was competed hard by fellow ex lover-Formula 1 chauffeur Marcus Ericsson late in the session and also had option words for the Swede over the radio after he pressed him off track consequently 5, yet the group claimed they will certainly reveal him in the race tomorrow. Ericsson completed the session in 8th location.

Another ex-F1 chauffeur discovered themselves 4th fastest, Carlin‘s Max Chilton. Chilton fired to the top of the graphes late in the session, and also completed the day with a leading outcome for the tiny, single-car procedure.

James Hinchcliffe contributed to his top-ten certifying initiative with a 5th location coating in last method, the last of the Andretti Autosport autos in the leading 10. Alexander Rossi and also Ryan Hunter-Reay completed the session in eighteenth and also thirteenth specifically.

Championship leader Alex Palou completed the session 6th after simply losing out on Q3 previously in the mid-day while tomorrow’s polesitter Josef Newgarden completed in 7th. Newgarden’s Team Penske colleague Scott McLaughlin finished the day in nine location, an additional method leading 10 this weekend break for the novice from New Zealand.

Rounding out the leading 10 was Ed Jones of Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser-Sullivan, his ideal coating in a session this weekend break.

Rinus Veekay and also Felix Rosenqvist, that are both returning from injury this weekend break, completed the session in 19th and also twenty-second specifically. Ryan Norman, making his IndyAutomobile launching with Dale Coyne Racing with Rick Ware Racing, completed the session in twenty-first.

Without any early morning workout tomorrow, the following time the autos will certainly get on track is for the Honda Indy 200 at 1200 EST / 1700 BST.

Honda Indy 200 Final Practice Results

RANKING Cars And Truck NO. CHAUFFEUR NAT. GROUP TIME
1 9 Scott Dixon NZL Chip Ganassi Racing 01:08.025
2 26 Colton Herta U.S.A. Andretti Autosport 01:08.074
3 51 Romain Grosjean (R) FRA Dale Coyne Racing w/ Rick Ware Racing 01:08.149
4 59 Max Chilton GBR Carlin 01:08.164
5 29 James Hinchcliffe CANISTER Andretti Steinbrenner Autosport 01:08.242
6 10 Alex Palou ESP Chip Ganassi Racing 01:08.324
7 2 Josef Newgarden U.S.A. Team Penske 01:08.328
8 8 Marcus Ericsson SWE Chip Ganassi Racing 01:08.431
9 3 Scott McLaughlin (R) NZL Team Penske 01:08.443
10 18 Ed Jones UAE Dale Coyne Racing w/ Vasser-Sullivan 01:08.547
11 5 Pato O’Ward MEX Arrow McLaren SP 01:08.567
12 60 Jack Harvey GBR Meyer Shank Racing 01:08.649
13 28 Ryan Hunter-Reay U.S.A. Andretti Autosport 01:08.806
14 30 Takuma Sato JPN Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 01:08.827
15 14 Sebastien Bourdais FRA A.J. Foyt Enterprises 01:08.966
16 22 Simon Pagenaud FRA Team Penske 01:08.973
17 15 Graham Rahal U.S.A. Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 01:09.019
18 27 Alexander Rossi U.S.A. Andretti Autosport 01:09.145
19 21 Rinus VeeKay NED Ed Carpenter Racing 01:09.153
20 12 Will Power AUS Team Penske 01:09.216
21 52 Ryan Norman (R) U.S.A. Dale Coyne Racing w/ Rick Ware Racing 01:09.291
22 7 Felix Rosenqvist SWE Arrow McLaren SP 01:09.326
23 20 Conor Daly U.S.A. Ed Carpenter Racing 01:09.480
24 45 Santino Ferrucci U.S.A. Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 01:09.917
25 4 Dalton Kellett CANISTER A.J. Foyt Enterprises 01:10.146
26 48 Jimmie Johnson (R) U.S.A. Chip Ganassi Racing 01:10.264
(R) – Rookie

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