Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Team’s Spencer Pigot has confirmed that his accident during practice for the Indianapolis 500 yesterday was as a result of the American running over debris on track which caused cuts to his tyres as he entered Turn 1 of Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Pigot took to Twitter to explain:
Turns out I ran something over that cut both ride side tires entering 1. Guys are working hard to build another car for me.Better days ahead
Practice for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil continues today.