Saturday Indy 500 qualifying canceled, times deleted

Rain showers have put a halt to qualifying for the Indianapolis 500.

INDIANAPOLIS - Rain has won the day at IMS with qualifying canceled and events shuffled for Sunday. Carlos Huertas and Ryan Hunter-Reay posting a time before the caution was called for moisture as Scott Dixon completed his first lap. Within minutes, heavy rain came pouring down and has not relented.

Per a release from the series, "All of today's activities, procedures and times have been canceled and deleted." Therefore, the times put up by Huertas and RHR will not count.

Revised schedule

Practice Group 1 - 8am - 8:20am

Practice Group 2 - 8:20am - 8:40am

*No Guaranteed Green Flag Time

10am - 1pm - Qualifications, All Cars, One Time Thru

1:45pm - 2:30pm - Fast 9

3pm - 3:45pm - Group 2 Qualifying, as per Rule Book

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Series IndyCar
Event Indy 500
Track Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Article type Breaking news
Tags qualifying, rain