O’Ward tops second Indy GP follow

Pato O’Ward set the stage for at the moment’s qualifying session for the GMR Grand Prix after posting the quickest lap within the second follow session with the No. 5 Arrow McLaren SP Chevy (1m09.7839s). O’Ward, like the remainder of the drivers within the 27-car subject, carried out qualifying simulation runs on Firestone’s quicker red-banded various tires, and behind the newest race winner, Chip Ganassi Racing’s Alex Palou was a detailed second within the No. 10 Honda (+0. 0.0298s).

Third belonged to Andretti Autosport’s Colton Herta within the No. 26 Honda (+0.0584s); Ed Carpenter Racing’s Rinus VeeKay was fourth within the No. 21 Chevy (+0.1426s), Christian Lundgaard was comfortable in fifth within the No. 30 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda (+0.2163s) and Andretti’s Romain Grosjean accomplished the highest six within the No. 28 Honda (+0.2322s).

A purple flag was required seven minutes into the session as Dalton Kellett spun off into the gravel at Flip 4 and stalled the automotive. A trailing David Malukas adopted Kellett into the gravel however he was in a position to proceed with out help. The following purple adopted after 12 minutes of working time as Jimmie Johnson executed an almost equivalent spin-and-stall into the gravel. Past these minor incidents, various massive brake lockups and fast journeys throughout the grass have been seen as temperatures rose to the mid-80s.


UP NEXT: Qualifying, 4 p.m. ET


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