Herta Fastest For Harding In Practice 2
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Harding Steinbrenner Racing’s Colton Herta in the No.88 GESS International Honda was fastest in the second practice session ahead of qualifying for Saturday’s Grand Prix of Indianapolis on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course.
Herta set a fastest time of 01:08.0393s ending the session just ahead of Chip Ganassi Racing’s Felix Rosenqvist in the No.10 NTT DATA Honda.
Spencer Pigot was third fastest for Ed Carpenter Racing with Scuderia Corsa just ahead of Dale Coyne with Vasser Sullivan Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais in the No.18 Geico Honda.
Defending series champion Scott Dixon driving the No.9 PNC Bank Honda for Chip Ganassi Racing was fifth fastest with a time of 01:08.2971s which was an identical time to Bourdais.
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s Takuma Sato in the No.30 MiJack Panasonic Honda was sixth fastest just ahead of Ryan Hunter Reay in the No.28 DHL Honda for Andretti Autosport.
Jack Harvey in the No.60 AutoNation Sirius XM Honda for Meyer Shank Racing was eight just ahead of his team mate Marcus Ericsson in the No.7 Arrow Electronics Honda for Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports.
Ed Jones in the No.20 Ed Carpenter Racing with Scuderia Corsa Chevrolet rounded out the top ten.
Santino Ferrucci was 11th just ahead of Alexander Rossi in the No.27 NAPA Auto Parts Honda for Andretti Autosport.
Graham Rahal in the No.15 United Rentals Honda was 13th fastest with a time of 01:08.6096s ending the session just ahead of Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden in the No.2 Fitzgerald USA Chevrolet and Simon Pagenaud in the No.22 Menards Chevrolet.
Will Power in the No.12 Verizon 5G Chevrolet was 16th just ahead of Arrow Schmidt Peterson Motorsports James Hinchcliffe in the No.5 Arrow Electronics Honda.
Helio Castroneves in the No.3 Pennzoil Chevrolet was 18th for Team Penske just ahead of Max Chilton in the No.59 Gallagher Chevrolet.
Marco Andretti in the No.98 US Concrete Honda was 20th just ahead of his team mate Zach Veach in the No.26 Gainbridge Honda.
AJ Foyt Racing’s Mathues Matt Leist in the No.4 ABC Supply Chevrolet and his team mate Tony Kanaan in the No.14 ABC Supply Chevrolet were 22nd and 23rd respectively while Patricio O’Ward rounded out the order in 24th place. Next UP – Qualifying.