Bryan Herta Autosport’s Marco Andretti in the No.98 US Concrete Honda will start the Belle Isle Grand Prix race 1 in Detroit from pole position after setting a fastest time of 01:14.8514s and starts the race just ahead of Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon in the No.9 PNC Bank Honda.
On row two is Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi in the No.27 Ruoff Home Mortgages Honda while Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Robert Wickens starts alongside the 2016 Indianapolis 500 champion in the No.6 Lucas Oil Honda.
On row three is Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Hunter Reay in the No.28 DHL Honda just ahead of Indianapolis 500 winner Will Power in the No.12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet.
Row four is an all Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing team lock out with 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato starting seventh just ahead of Graham Rahal in the No.15 United Rentals Honda.
On row five is Schmidt Peterson Motorsports James Hinchcliffe in the No.5 Arrow Electronics Honda while Carlin Racing picked up their first top ten qualifying position with Max Chilton in the No.59 Gallagher Chevrolet rounding out the top ten.
Chip Ganassi Racing’s Ed Jones in the No.10 NTT DATA Honda and Ed Carpenter Racing’s Spencer Pigot in the No.21 Fuzzy’s Vodka Chevrolet share row six.
Team Penske’s 2016 and 2017 series champions Simon Pagenaud in the No.22 DXC Technology Chevrolet and Josef Newgarden in the No.1 Hitachi Team Penske Chevrolet share row seven.
AJ Foyt Racing’s Tony Kanaan starts the race from 15th place in the No.14 ABC Supply Chevrolet just ahead of Andretti Autosport’s Zach Veach in the No.26 Relay Honda.
Dale Coyne with Vasser Sullivan Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais in the No.18 SealMaster Honda starts the race from 17th place just ahead of his team mate, Verizon IndyCar Series rookie Santiago Ferrucci.
Harding Racing’s Gabby Chaves starts the race from 19th place just ahead of Ed Carpenter Racing’s Jordan King. AJ Foyt Racing’s Matheus ‘Matt’ Leist starts the race from 21st place just ahead of Carlin Racing’s Charlie Kimball in the No.23 Tresiba Chevrolet while Juncos Racing’s Rene Binder completes the grid in 23rd place with a time of 01:18.6108s.