From his starting position in the pole position have not released Alexander Rossi grip on the fourth Indycarlopp. The american took his first victory of the year, and second in a row in Long Beach. Rossi led for 80 of the 85 laps and won more than 20 seconds ahead of Josef Newgarden, and was taken after the race.
– It is a special feeling. I just got to know that my grandfather died yesterday so this victory is for him, " says Rossi in the pits to NBC.
in qualifying and had to start first at position 12. From there succeeded the swede run up two placements.
Marcus Ericsson, which started as a 19th drivers, came already on the first lap a little too close to Jack Harvey and Spencer Pigot and got the penalty drive through pit lane. It is the timepenalties cost investments, and Ericsson was 20th, two laps behind Rossi.
still have no drivers and has taken more than a victory, Josef Newgarden leads barely ahead of Alexander Rossi. The swedes dropped a placement and is tolva (Rosenqvist) and 16 respectively:e (Ericsson).
the Series continues now to Indianapolis, with a ”normal” race on may 11 with a different design before the classic ovalbanan in the Indianapolis 500, as it is time for the 26th may.
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