Canadian James Hinchcliffe earns his maiden IZOD IndyCar race on the temporary St. Pete circuit after overtaking Helio Castroneves.
Newgarden will start in the eighth row for Sunday's race on the 1.8-mile, 14-turn scenic street course on the St. Petersburg harbor.
Power posted a best lap of 1 minute, 1.2070 seconds in the 10-minute Firestone Fast Six session that culminated the three rounds of knockout qualifications
ECR driver/owner has busy day as his Butler Bulldogs in action tonight
Wilson barely misses advancing to the Firestone fast 12 by .0217 of a second in very tight qualifying session in St. Petersburg
Tom Carnegie would be proud of today's IndyCar qualifying on the streets of St. Pete as the lap records kept falling.
For the fourth year, Penske’s Will Power earned the pole on the street circuit in St. Pete. The surprise was Japanese racer Takuma Sato taking the second grid slot for AJ Foyt Racing.
Sato continues to show speed in ABC Supply Honda as IZOD IndyCar Series kicks off in St. Petersburg
National Guard Panther team hampered by electrical gremlin in second practice; JR Hildebrand finishes 23rd on the streets of St. Pete. However, the Panther DRR driver Oriol Servia posted the fourth-quickest time.
Will Power, Ryan-Hunter Reay and Simona de Silvestro take the top 3 times in the two IZOD IndyCar practices on Friday.
2012 IndyCar champion Ryan Hunter-Reay ended the season opener's first day of practice with the second fastest time.
The IZOD IndyCar series has officially started the new season on the temporary special built circuit in St. Petersburg, Florida with Team Penske’s Power setting the fastest time.
Justin Wilson returns to Dale Coyne Racing in 2013 with Ana Beatriz in the No. 18 car for selected events at this time.
National Guard Panther Racing Team enter 2013 with high hopes for IndyCar Series season.
Barracuda Racing's Alex Tagliani: "It's a fun place with a fantastic street course."
The 2012 championship team with their title holder Hunter-Reay aim for the first victory of 2013 in the IZOD IndyCar Series race in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Fuzzy’s Vodka squad ready for St. Pete streets as IndyCar series only owner/driver pleased with off-season work.
Twenty-five drivers set faster laps today than the pole winning time last year by Will Power including the Aussie who set the fastest time today.
The committee will make recommendations to the sanctioning body.
Earlier today, IZOD IndyCar Series driver Graham Rahal, who joins the team co-owned by his father for the 2013 season, participated in a conference call to preview the 2013 season.