Rookie Conor Daly was okay while rookie Carlos Munoz again topped the charts. Tomorrow is Fast Friday and perhaps the expected veterans will be the ones to set the hot laps.
Welcome to Indiana-ville via Jay Alley as the countdown for Pole day in Indianapolis continues for the "Greatest Spectacle in Racing"!
All four rookies assigned to cars this month - Conor Daly, AJ Allmendinger, Carlos Munoz and Tristan Vautier - have completed ROP. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kurt Busch also completed ROP on Thursday, May 9.
Derrick Walker commented in the press conference held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway yesterday that he has “… been around enough to see the good, the bad, and the ugly”.
Conor Daly arrived from Europe to complete his Rookie Orientation Program while Pippa Mann passed his refresher program. Fastest driver on the track was Marco Andretti.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway - one of the iconic facilities for sports entertainment - is not the same track that thousands flocked to back in its early years.
Welcome to Indiana-ville with Jay Alley as he keeps a keen eye while the drivers shakedown their cars prior to the run for the pole.
Welcome to Indiana-ville with Jay Alley on site to for the Indy 500 activities -- on and off the famous oval. Yesterday Ed Carpenter was fastest on Opening Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway along with 3 rookies passing their test.
Franchitti, Castroneves aim to join four-time winners' club