Will Power in the No.12 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet will start tomorrow’s season opening Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg from pole position leading a Team Penske 1,2,3,4 in the Firestone Fast 6 session.
Simon Pagenaud in the No.22 Hewlett Packard Chevrolet will start the race alongside Power with Helio Castroneves in the No.3 Hitachi Team Penske Chevrolet will start the race from third place while last year’s winner Juan Pablo Montoya in the No.2 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet will start the race from fourth place.
Reigning series champion Scott Dixon in the No.9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Team Chevrolet will start the race from fifth place just ahead of the No.28 DHL Honda Andretti Autosport of Ryan Hunter Reay who completes the Firestone Fast 6.
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Team’s Graham Rahal will start the race from seventh place on the grid in the No.15 Steak N’Shake Honda while alongside him is the No.11 Team Hyrdoxycut KVSH Racing Chevrolet of Sebastien Bourdais. James Hinchcliffe in the No.5 Arrow Electronics Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda will start the race from ninth place while the No.41 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Honda of Jack Hawksworth rounds out the top ten.
Takuma Sato in the No.14 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Honda starts the race from just outside the top ten in 11th place while the No.21 Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet of Josef Newgarden will start the race from 12th place.
Andretti Autosport’s Carlos Munoz will start the race from 13th place just ahead of the No.83 NovaNordisk Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet of Charlie Kimball.
Marco Andretti in the No.27 Snapple Honda will start the race from 15th place just ahead of Dale Coyne Racing’s Luca Filippi while Max Chilton will start his first Verizon IndyCar Series race in the No.8 Gallagher Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet from 17th place just ahead of Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Mikhail Aleshin who makes his IndyCar come back from 18th place on the grid.
Alexander Rossi in the No.98 Castrol Edge Andretti Herta Autosport Honda will start his first Verizon IndyCar race from 19th place just ahead of Tony Kanaan’s No.10 NTT Data Chip Ganassi Racing Team Chevrolet.
Conor Daly starts the race from 21st place for the Dale Coyne Racing while Verizon IndyCar Series rookie and 2015 Indy Lights champion Spencer Pigot rounds out the order in 22nd place in the No.16 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Team Honda.