Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud in the No.22 Menards Chevrolet took pole for the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge.
The Frenchman set a four lap average of 229.992MPH.
Last year’s pole sitter Ed Carpenter starts second just ahead of Spencer Pigot and Ed Jones.
Harding Steinbrenner Racing’s Colton Herta was the fastest Honda with a speed of 229.086MPH for fifth place just ahead of Will Power in the No.12 Verizon 5G Chevrolet
Sebastien Bourdais was seventh just ahead of Josef Newgarden while Alexander Rossi rounded out the Firestone Fast 9.