“I think after a long break, everyone hungers to get back racing"
Six full-course cautions on the street circuit slowed the field down.
Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon won the Verizon P1 Award, and now is tied with Gordon Johncock for 14th on the all-time pole-winning list.
Driving the No. 67 SFHR Dallara/Honda/Firestone entry, Newgarden finished with an even quicker lap (1:18.5236) in Round 2.
Jack Hawksworth was the fastest of the Indy Lights racers. INDYCAR adds point-of-reference "courtesy zones" to the outside edges of each pit box
Up next, Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing will compete in Round 16 of the IZOD IndyCar Series with the Grand Prix of Baltimore in Baltimore, Md., on Sunday, September 1.
Justin Wilson: “I was battling hard at the end, there were some close calls out there,”
Schmidt Hamilton Motorsports scored its first win with Honda-power at Race 2 in the Indy Dual in Detroit with Simon Pagenaud at the wheel.
Kimball has now been in the top-10 of the IZOD IndyCar Series point standings four times this season and has spent five of the 14 rounds there in 2013.
The event marks Round 15 of the 2013 championship and Justin, who drives for Dale Coyne Racing, aims to gain ground in the championship hunt.