CHAMPCAR/CART: Indy 500 Qualifications (day 3 - 5/21)

An odd day of qualifications with 3 cars being withdrawn only to have the drivers requalify in another car. Mauricio Gugelmin, Bobby Rahal, and Mike Groff all withdrew their already qualified cars and then requalified their back-ups. Mark...

An odd day of qualifications with 3 cars being withdrawn only to have the drivers requalify in another car. Mauricio Gugelmin, Bobby Rahal, and Mike Groff all withdrew their already qualified cars and then requalified their back-ups.

Mark Smith was once again bumped from the field. One of these days a Smith will be in the race (nobody with the name Smith has ever driven in the 500).

Spots filled:   33
Remaining:      The field is full and bumping has begun
Fastest Speed:  228.011  Al Unser Jr
Slowest Speed:  220.737  Scott Goodyear

Pos Driver Qual Speed Car# Chassis/Engine 1. Al Unser Jr 228.011 31 94 Penske/Mercedes 2. Raul Boesel 227.618 5 94 Lola/Ford 3. Emerson Fittipaldi 227.303 2 94 Penske/Mercedes 4. Jacques Villeneuve 226.569 12 94 Reynard/Ford 5. Michael Andretti 226.205 8 94 Reynard/Ford 6. Lyn St James 224.158 90 94 Lola/Ford 7. Nigel Mansell 224.041 1 94 Lola/Ford 8. Arie Luyendyk 223.673 28 94 Lola/Ilmor-D 9. Mario Andretti 223.503 6 94 Lola/Ford 10. John Andretti 223.263 33 94 Lola/Ford 11. Eddie Cheever 223.163 27 93 Lola/Menard 12. Dominic Dobson 222.970 17 94 Lola/Ford 13. Stan Fox 222.867 91 94 Reynard/Ford 14. Hideshi Matsuda 222.545 99 93 Lola/Ford 15. Dennis Vitolo 222.439 79 93 Lola/Ford 16. Jimmy Vasser 222.262 18 94 Reynard/Ford 17. Scott Sharp 222.091 71 94 Lola/Ford 18. Hiro Matsushita 221.382 22 94 Lola/Ford 19. Robby Gordon 221.293 9T 94 Lola/Ford 20. Roberto Guerrero 221.278 21 92 Lola/Buick 21. Brian Till 221.107 19 93 Lola/Ford 22. Bryan Herta 220.992 14 94 Lola/Ford 23. Scott Brayton 223.652 27T 93 Lola/Menard 24. Teo Fabi 223.394 11 94 Reynard/Ilmor-D 25. Paul Tracy 222.710 31T 94 Penske/Mercedes 26. Adrian Fernandez 222.657 7T 94 Reynard/Ilmor-D 27. Stefan Johansson 221.518 16 93 Penske/Ilmor-D 28. Bobby Rahal 224.094 50 93 Penske/Ilmor-D 29. Davy Jones 223.817 40T 94 Lola/Ford 30. Mauricio Gugelmin 223.104 88 94 Reynard/Ford 31. John Paul Jr. 222.500 25 93 Lola/Ilmor-C 32. Mike Groff 221.355 52T 93 Penske/Ilmor-D 33. Scott Goodyear 220.737 40 94 Lola/Ford

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Series IndyCar
Drivers John Andretti , Jacques Villeneuve , Stefan Johansson , Robby Gordon , Eddie Cheever , Scott Sharp , Arie Luyendyk , Scott Goodyear , Michael Andretti , Jimmy Vasser , Roberto Guerrero , Raul Boesel , Adrian Fernandez , Bobby Rahal , Paul Tracy , Mauricio Gugelmin , Bryan Herta , Nigel Mansell , Mario Andretti , Al Unser Sr. , Emerson Fittipaldi , Davy Jones , John Paul , Dominic Dobson , Teo Fabi , Matsuda Hideshi