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Indy 500: Practice 1 times

The first full day of practice for IndyCar teams at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway got underway at noon on Saturday, with six hours of running for 26 cars.
Josef Newgarden topped the timesheets on the first day of official practice for all IZOD IndyCar teams entered in this year's 96th running of the Indianapolis 500, with a lap topping 220mph late in the six-hour session.

A total of 693 laps were completed by 26 drivers.

Practice 1 times

1. #67 Josef Newgarden (H) 220.250mph 40.8627s (46 laps)
2. #4 JR Hildebrand (C) 219.693mph 40.9662s + 0.1035s (28 laps)
3. #39 Bryan Clauson (H) 219.632mph 40.9776s + 0.1149s (41 laps)
4. #19 James Jakes (H) 218.286mph 41.2304s + 0.3677s (15 laps)
5. #11T Tony Kanaan (C) 217.741mph 41.3335s + 0.4708s (20 laps)
6. #83T Charlie Kimball (H) 217.699mph 41.3415s + 0.4788s (31 laps)
7. #3 Helio Castroneves (C) 217.617mph 41.3571s + 0.4944s (31 laps)
8. #77 Simon Pagenaud (H) 217.483mph 41.3825s + 0.5198s (39 laps)
9. #18 Justin Wilson (H) 217.429mph 41.3929s + 0.5302s (19 laps)
10. #9T Scott Dixon (H) 217.244mph 41.4281s + 0.5654s (8 laps)
11. #22 Oriol Servia (C) 217.199mph 41.4367s + 0.5740s (41 laps)
12. #15 Takuma Sato (H) 217.180mph 41.4403s + 0.5776s (4 laps)
13. #38 Graham Rahal (H) 217.047mph 41.4657s + 0.6030s (17 laps)
14. #12 Will Power (C) 216.689mph 41.5341s + 0.6714s (33 laps)
15. #5 EJ Viso (C) 216.490mph 41.5723s + 0.7096s (29 laps)
16. #2 Ryan Briscoe (C) 216.472mph 41.5759s + 0.7132s (35 laps)
17. #17 Sebastian Saavedra (C) 216.106mph 41.6463s + 0.7836s (31 laps)
18. #50T Dario Franchitti (H) 215.896mph 41.6867s + 0.8240s (19 laps)
19. #98 Alex Tagliani (H) 215.344mph 41.7936s + 0.9309s (16 laps)
20. #8 Rubens Barrichello (C) 215.340mph 41.7943s + 0.9316s (35 laps)
21. #30 Michel Jourdain (H) 214.871mph 41.8856s + 1.0229s (33 laps)
22. #17 Marco Andretti (C) 214.737mph 41.9118s + 1.0491s (4 laps)
23. #14 Mike Conway (H) 214.152mph 42.0263s + 1.1636s (33 laps)
24. #20 Ed Carpenter (C) 213.962mph 42.0636s + 1.2009s (39 laps)
25. #64 Jean Alesi (L) 209.438mph 42.9721s + 2.1094s (32 laps)
26. #78 Simona de Silvestro (L) 200.356mph 44.9201s + 4.0574s (14 laps)

(H) Honda (C) Chevrolet (L) Lotus
Total Laps: 693



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Bryan Clauson on track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. May 2012. (c) 2012, Michael L. Levitt. (Photo credit: INDYCAR/LAT USA)
Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing driver Josef Newgarden. (c) 2012, Michael L. Levitt. (Photo credit: INDYCAR/LAT USA)
Josef Newgarden, driver of the #67 Wichita State University CFH Racing Chevrolet V6 IndyCar, celebrates his second-place finish Saturday, July 18, 2015, during the Verizon IndyCar Series Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. (Photo by Phillip Abbott/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Josef Newgarden, driver of the #67 Wichita State University CFH Racing Chevrolet V6 IndyCar, races to a second-place finish Saturday, July 18, 2015, during the Verizon IndyCar Series Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa. (Photo by Scott R. LePage/LAT for Chevy Racing)
Helio Castroneves crosses the start/finish line during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Tony Kanaan and Helio Castroneves set up for Turn 1 during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Tony Kanaan sets up for Turn 1 during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Tony Kanaan sets up for Turn 3 during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Juan Pablo Montoya, Marco Andretti, and Graham Rahal barrel into Turn 1 during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway. (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Pit lane comes to life prior to practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Ryan Hunter-Reay on track during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)
Sebastien Bourdais slides out of his Chevrolet machine following practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Simon Pagenaud waits outside his pit stand prior to practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Will Power chats with his race engineer in the Team Penske pit stand following practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Scott Dixon rolls down the frontstretch during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Will Power streaks along the frontstretch during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Pit lane comes to life prior to practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Owens for IndyCar Media)
Tony Kanaan streaks past the start/finish line during practice for the Iowa Corn 300 at Iowa Speedway (Photo by: Chris Jones for IndyCar Media)

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JOHN - Unregistered

May 13, 2012 9:58 PM

Its business as usual for the 'Greatest Spectacle in Racing'! Great stuff! Even if Lotus cars are both last and Alesi (former F1 driver) second last...



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