IRL: Chicagoland: Chip Ganassi Racing qualifying report

Tomas Scheckter -- No. 10 Target Toyota Qualified -- 2nd Speed -- 223.083 mph "I have to thank my Target team and Toyota for giving me a fast car this weekend. We worked a lot on race setup yesterday and today and I think that hard work will...

Tomas Scheckter -- No. 10 Target Toyota
Qualified -- 2nd
Speed -- 223.083 mph

"I have to thank my Target team and Toyota for giving me a fast car this weekend. We worked a lot on race setup yesterday and today and I think that hard work will pay off tomorrow. We have a good race car, I think that we have a great chance tomorrow. I was really hoping for another pole win, but tomorrow is the important day."

Scott Dixon -- No. 9 Target Toyota
Qualified -- 5th
Speed -- 221.674 mph

"That's about as much as we had out there. It's about as fast as we've gone all weekend. I really think that our Target car will be good in the race. We're in a good position to keep challenging for the title. We've got a shot at it, we'll just have to see how it all plays out."

Notes:

It is the 13th straight top-6 start for Scott Dixon.

In the last 12 races, Scott Dixon's average qualifying position is 2.5, including 5 poles, two seconds, a third, a fourth, two fifths and a sixth.

Scheckter recorded his 7th straight starting position of 7th or better.

Team Target has recorded 3 straight front row starting positions.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Tomas Scheckter , Scott Dixon , Chip Ganassi
Teams Chip Ganassi Racing