Marcus Ericsson was an early adopter of the 36 drivers (where the 30 principal is a corporation the competition next Sunday) and Kumlasonen had good conditions out on the oval track. It was enough for 13th place in qualifying.
on one's shoulders to deliver, but my whole career I've liked such times, when the pressure is greatest, says Ericsson.
For Felix Rosenqvist was the trip exhausting.
First on the third attempt managed to Värnamokillen, who crashed during training in the week, settle into among the top 30 when he finished in 29: (a). Thus, he was a placement before Pippa Mann, the only woman in the field who took the last guaranteed spot.
– It is very much a ”build-up” for my part, after what happened on Wednesday. It comes to all the time do everything for a reason and not just guess and go down the lot in downforce, but take a little at a time, " says Rosenqvist to NA.
Marcus Ericsson and Felix Rosenqvist, who are new to the series this season, is ready for his first Indy 500.
the Fastest of them all was the american Spencer Pigot, ahead of australian Will Power and the French Simon Pagenaud. The three will together with a further six drivers to fight for pole position during Sunday.
at the same time, the six slowest drivers from the Saturday to make up for the three seats in the last track. The two-time F1 champion Fernando Alonso is one of those who are struggling to find a place in the race after the spaniard ended up just outside the top 30.
the Indy 500 is determined for the 103rd time on may 26.