Team Penske and Ed Carpenter Racing were in action at Texas Motor Speedway on Thursday as they prepare for next weekend’s XPEL 375, the first oval event of the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season.
Firestone Grand Prix presented by RP Funding winner, Scott McLaughlin in the No.3 DEX Chevrolet was fastest and taking to Twitter following the action he said:
Back at 220mph – life is good! 🏎💨😊#Thirsty3s pic.twitter.com/MMuydlcqT4
— Scott McLaughlin (@smclaughlin93) March 11, 2022
Conor Daly had a great day in the No.20 Bitnile Chevrolet for Ed Carpenter Racing ending the day in second place.
Great test day @TXMotorSpeedway ! @ECRIndy cars are quick. Looking forward to the race @BitnileHoldings @ToddAultIII #CD20 pic.twitter.com/rYzf8yXKIr
— Conor Daly (@ConorDaly22) March 11, 2022
Josef Newgarden was third just ahead of Rinus VeeKay while Will Power in the No.12 Verizon 5G Chevrolet rounded out the order in fifth.