Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi has lamented a lack of horsepower, pit-problems and issues with lapped traffic that hindered him in his quest to take a second victory in the Indianapolis 500. Rossi ultimately finished second to Simon Pagenaud.
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Spencer Pigot took the fastest time of the first day of 2019 Indianapolis 500 qualifying today. He will be looking to secure pole position tomorrow, whilst Fernando Alonso, James Hinchcliffe, Sage Karam, Patricio O’Ward, Max Chilton and Kyle Kaiser fight for the final three spots on the grid.
Reigning Indy 500 champion, Will Power, set the fastest lap on the opening day of practice for the 2019 edition of the famous race. The Australian, driving his #12 Penske, set the fastest lap speed of 229.745-mph.
Oriol Servia has taken the final spot on the 2019 Indy 500 grid after confirming his drive with Arrow Schmidt Peterson. Servia and SPM partnered with Team Stange Racing for the #77 Honda entry.
The thirty-six drivers that will attempt to qualify for the 2019 Indianapolis 500 have been confirmed. Thirty-three of the drivers will make the race on May 26, with three drivers being eliminated after qualifying this weekend.