Ed Carpenter Racing with Scuderia Corsa’s Ed Jones in the No.20 Chevrolet was delighted with how,his qualifying for the IndyCar Grand Prix of Indianapolis went on Friday.
The Dubai born Brit starts today’s race from from fifth place having set a time of 01:08.4609s and speaking following the day’s action he said he said:
“This is a really good starting position for us. It’s been a tough start to the season, especially qualifying-wise, but we have had a solid car all day long. We managed to put it together in qualifying, especially Rounds 2 and 3. It’s great for Ed Carpenter Racing and for Chevrolet, as we were the fastest Chevy. Thanks to Scuderia Corsa and ECR for all of the hard work. This gives us good momentum going into tomorrow and the entire month of May.
Spencer Pigot in the No.21 Autogeek Chevrolet for Ed Carpenter Racing starts the race from 12th and admitted he was a little disappointed with his qualifying saying:
Qualifying was a little frustrating after the pace we had in practice, but we think we know where we went wrong. Hopefully, we can make a few changes overnight and be back to where we were earlier today.”