Team Penske’s Will Power in the No.12 Verizon Chevrolet ended the second practice session at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway ahead of Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix as the fastest driver with a time of 01:07.7684s ending the session just ahead of team mate Josef Newgarden in the No.2 Hum by Verizon Chevrolet while Juan Pablo Montoya was third fastest in the No.22 Fitzgerald Glider Kits Chevrolet.
Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi in the No.98 NAPA Auto Parts Honda ended the session in fourth place just ahead of Team Penske’s Helio Castroneves.
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports James Hinchcliffe was sixth fastest in the No.5 Arrow Honda just ahead of Max Chilton in the No.8 Gallagher Honda for Chip Ganassi Racing who topped the time-sheets briefly for Chip Ganassi Racing.
Reigning series champion Simon Pagenaud in the No.1 Menards Chevrolet was eighth fastest just ahead of Dale Coyne Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais.
AJ Foyt Racing’s Conor Daly in the No.4 ABC Supply Co Chevrolet ended the session by rounding out the top ten just ahead of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s Graham Rahal in the No.15 Honda.
Tony Kanaan in the No.10 NTT DATA Honda was 12th fastest for Chip Ganassi Racing just ahead of team mate Scott Dixon in the No.9 NTT DATA Honda.
Mikhail Aleshin was 14th fastest in the No.7 SMP Racing Honda just ahead of Andretti Autosport’s Takuma Sato and Ed Carpenter Racing’s JR Hildebrand while Spencer Pigot in the No.20 Fuzzy’s Vodka Chevrolet was 17th just ahead of Chip Ganassi Racing’s Charlie Kimball in the No.83 Tresiba® Honda.
Andretti Autosport’s Ryan Hunter Reay in the No.28 DHL Honda ended the session in 19th despite stopping out on track bringing out the red flag but was able to get back out on track.
Marco Andretti was 20th in the No.27 United Fiber and Data Honda just ahead of AJ Foyt Racing’s Carlos Munoz in the No.14 ABC Supply Co Chevrolet who brought out the red flag towards the end of the session. Dale Coyne Racing’s Ed Jones rounded out the order in 22nd place in the No.19 Honda.