Carpenter Takes His Third Indy 500 Pole
Ed Carpenter Racing’s Ed Carpenter in the No.20 Fuzzy’s Vodka Chevrolet has taken third Indianapolis 500 pole position after setting a four lap average of 229.618MPH.
Carpenter starts the race ahead of Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud in the No.22 Menards Chevrolet who set a four lap average of 228.761MPH.
Will Power in the No.12 Verizon Chevrolet starts the race from third place just ahead of defending series champion Josef Newgarden in the No.1 Verizon Chevrolet.
Vasser Sullivan with Dale Coyne Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais in the No.18 SealMaster Honda was the fastest Honda starting from fifth place just ahead of Ed Carpenter Racing’s Spencer Pigot in the No.21 Preferred Freezer Services Chevrolet.
In her final Indianapolis 500, Danica Patrick in the No.13 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet starts the race from seventh place following a four lap average of 228.090MPH.
Helio Castroneves in the No.3 Pennzoil Chevrolet starts the race from eighth just ahead of Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon in the No.9 PNC Bank Honda who completes the Firestone Fast Nine.
Next up for the Verizon IndyCar Series is the final practice tomorrow before Carb Day on Friday.