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Race Report: 2017 KOHLER Grand Prix

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KOHLER Grand Prix
Road America
June 25, 2017

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Post-Race

Box ScoreView PDF
Points SummaryView PDF
Event SummaryView PDF
Lap ChartView PDF
Leader Lap SummaryView PDF
Pit Stop SummaryView PDF
Top Section TimesView PDF
Section ResultsView PDF

Session Results

Race

RankDriverCar No.StartLapsTotal TimeLaps LedStatusPontsAvg. SpeedPit Stops
1Scott Dixon955501:47:18.987024Running53123.4313
2Josef Newgarden235501:47:19.564913Running41123.423
3Helio Castroneves315501:47:23.178817Running37123.3513
4Simon Pagenaud145501:47:23.9591-Running32123.3363
5Will Power1225501:47:24.7097-Running30123.3223
6Charlie Kimball83105501:47:33.70481Running29123.153
7Ed Jones19115501:47:40.6208-Running26123.0183
8Graham Rahal1565501:47:41.2143-Running24123.0074
9Max Chilton875501:47:42.2946-Running22122.9863
10Mikhail Aleshin7195501:47:43.3456-Running20122.9664
11Carlos Munoz14135501:47:45.1272-Running19122.9324
12Spencer Pigot20145501:47:52.4853-Running18122.7925
13Alexander Rossi98155501:47:57.1240-Running17122.7044
14Ryan Hunter-Reay28125501:47:58.8303-Running16122.6723
15Conor Daly4215501:48:02.1858-Running15122.6094
16JR Hildebrand21185501:48:35.4909-Running14121.9824
17Esteban Gutierrez18175501:48:47.4504-Running13121.7585
18Marco Andretti2785401:47:58.1252-Running12120.4555
19Takuma Sato26205401:48:10.1663-Running11120.2314
20James Hinchcliffe595301:47:58.7846-Running10118.2125
21Tony Kanaan10164401:22:42.6181-Contact9128.1214
— Race: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top   

Qualifying

Firestone Fast 6

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Helio Castroneves301:41.3007142.64922--.------.----
2Will Power1201:41.3611142.564220.06040.0604
3Josef Newgarden201:41.6608142.143220.36010.2997
4Simon Pagenaud101:42.0385141.617330.73780.3777
5Scott Dixon901:42.9308140.389111.63010.8923
6Graham Rahal1501:45.0464137.562223.74572.1156
— Firestone Fast 6: Recap | Results (PDF) | Combined Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Round 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Helio Castroneves301:41.8260141.91311--.------.----
2Josef Newgarden201:42.0044141.664550.17840.1784
3Will Power1201:42.1811141.419550.35510.1767
4Simon Pagenaud101:42.2853141.275550.45930.1042
5Scott Dixon901:42.6584140.762660.83240.3731
6Graham Rahal1501:42.6954140.711660.86940.0370
7Max Chilton801:42.7566140.627550.93060.0612
8Marco Andretti2701:42.8614140.484441.03540.1048
9James Hinchcliffe501:43.2105140.009551.38450.3491
10Charlie Kimball8301:43.3221139.858661.49610.1116
11Ed Jones1901:43.7959139.219331.96990.4738
12Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:43.9786138.975552.15260.1827
— Round 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Round 1 Group 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Simon Pagenaud101:41.9478141.74355--.------.----
2Helio Castroneves301:42.0758141.565550.12800.1280
3Scott Dixon901:42.0824141.556550.13460.0066
4Charlie Kimball8301:42.4088141.105660.46100.3264
5Ed Jones1901:42.7865140.587550.83870.3777
6James Hinchcliffe501:42.7941140.576560.84630.0076
7Spencer Pigot2001:42.8875140.449450.93970.0934
8Tony Kanaan1001:42.9077140.421560.95990.0202
9JR Hildebrand2101:42.9132140.413660.96540.0055
10Takuma Sato2601:43.4111139.737251.46330.4979
11Conor Daly401:44.1579138.736552.21010.7468
— Round 1 Group 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Round 1 Group 1

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Will Power1201:41.5032142.36455--.------.----
2Josef Newgarden201:42.2200141.366440.71680.7168
3Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:42.5181140.955551.01490.2981
4Max Chilton801:42.6074140.832461.10420.0893
5Graham Rahal1501:42.6474140.777551.14420.0400
6Marco Andretti2701:42.7931140.578441.28990.1457
7Carlos Munoz1401:42.9039140.426551.40070.1108
8Alexander Rossi9801:43.0171140.272561.51390.1132
9Esteban Gutierrez1801:43.1652140.07451.66200.1481
10Mikhail Aleshin701:43.8891139.094462.38590.7239
— Round 1 Group 1: Results (PDF) | Back to the top   

Practice 3

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Simon Pagenaud101:42.043913141.6113--.------.----
2Will Power1201:42.069815141.574150.02590.0259
3Helio Castroneves301:42.404713141.111130.36080.3349
4Josef Newgarden201:42.456412141.04120.41250.0517
5Scott Dixon901:42.783515140.591160.73960.3271
6Marco Andretti2701:42.851212140.498120.80730.0677
7Spencer Pigot2001:43.069615140.2151.02570.2184
8Graham Rahal1501:43.084014140.181141.04010.0144
9James Hinchcliffe501:43.09238140.17121.04840.0083
10Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:43.166613140.069141.12270.0743
11Charlie Kimball8301:43.212016140.007161.16810.0454
12Max Chilton801:43.44063139.69841.39670.2286
13Tony Kanaan1001:43.452115139.682151.40820.0115
14Carlos Munoz1401:43.55139139.548141.50740.0992
15Takuma Sato2601:43.834413139.168131.79050.2831
16Esteban Gutierrez1801:43.949712139.013131.90580.1153
17Ed Jones1901:43.955112139.006121.91120.0054
18Alexander Rossi9801:44.13773138.762112.09380.1826
19JR Hildebrand2101:44.184414138.7142.14050.0467
20Mikhail Aleshin701:44.445215138.354162.40130.2608
21Conor Daly401:44.54213138.226112.49820.0969
— Practice 3: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top   

Practice 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Josef Newgarden201:42.82298140.53715--.------.----
2Will Power1201:42.872016140.47200.04910.0491
3Simon Pagenaud101:43.137013140.109190.31410.2650
4Helio Castroneves301:43.22279139.992140.39980.0857
5James Hinchcliffe501:43.480210139.644150.65730.2575
6Ed Jones1901:43.68127139.373160.85830.2010
7Scott Dixon901:43.74259139.291150.91960.0613
8Graham Rahal1501:43.754013139.276180.93110.0115
9Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:43.76078139.267160.93780.0067
10Charlie Kimball8301:43.793110139.223170.97020.0324
11Alexander Rossi9801:43.82509139.18141.00210.0319
12Spencer Pigot2001:43.830511139.173161.00760.0055
13Max Chilton801:43.887110139.097171.06420.0566
14Marco Andretti2701:44.00367138.941111.18070.1165
15Takuma Sato2601:44.018310138.922151.19540.0147
16Tony Kanaan1001:44.04139138.891171.21840.0230
17Esteban Gutierrez1801:44.08688138.83181.26390.0455
18Carlos Munoz1401:44.286012138.565141.46310.1992
19JR Hildebrand2101:44.705710138.01171.88280.4197
20Robert Wickens701:44.70859138.006171.88560.0028
21Conor Daly401:45.03979137.571142.21680.3312
— Practice 2: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top   

Practice 1

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Alexander Rossi9801:43.32854139.8497--.------.----
2Simon Pagenaud101:43.56254139.53390.23400.2340
3Will Power1201:43.75085139.28110.42230.1883
4Josef Newgarden201:43.77803139.24390.44950.0272
5Scott Dixon901:43.89945139.08180.57090.1214
6James Hinchcliffe501:43.90474139.07480.57620.0053
7Max Chilton801:44.048311138.882110.71980.1436
8Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:44.06814138.85580.73960.0198
9Marco Andretti2701:44.09677138.81790.76820.0286
10Helio Castroneves301:44.32498138.51380.99640.2282
11Graham Rahal1501:44.45905138.33691.13050.1341
12Charlie Kimball8301:44.47485138.315101.14630.0158
13Ed Jones1901:44.58826138.165111.25970.1134
14Carlos Munoz1401:44.62247138.12101.29390.0342
15Spencer Pigot2001:44.77115137.924101.44260.1487
16Tony Kanaan1001:44.99983137.62381.67130.2287
17Takuma Sato2601:45.36016137.15282.03160.3603
18JR Hildebrand2101:45.60626136.833112.27770.2461
19Esteban Gutierrez1801:45.62574136.80842.29720.0195
20Robert Wickens701:45.68236136.734112.35380.0566
21Conor Daly401:45.69204136.72292.36350.0097
— Practice 1: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Important Times

Green Flag12:17 p.m. CDT *
Drivers Start Your Engines12:10 p.m.
Race Broadcast12:30 p.m. EDT on NBCSN
Qualifying3 p.m. on Saturday
Qualifying Broadcast5 p.m. EDT on Saturday on NBCSN (same-day delay)
Practice Sessions10:45–11:30 a.m. on Friday
3:15–4 p.m. on Friday
4:05–4:20 p.m. on Friday (pit stops)
11–11:45 a.m. on Saturday
8–8:30 a.m. Sunday (warm-up)
Drivers Meeting9:30 a.m. on Sunday
Full Weekend ScheduleView PDF
Live Timing and ScoringINDYCAR Race Control and INDYCAR Mobile app (iOS, Android).
Radio BroadcastAdvance Auto Parts INDYCAR Radio Network, Sirius 212, XM 209, IndyCar.com, indycarradio.com and on the INDYCAR Mobile app (iOS, Android).
Video StreamingAll practice sessions and qualifying will be available on the INDYCAR YouTube channel and INDYCAR Race Control.
* All times are in Central Daylight Time unless otherwise noted. View the green-flag time in all time zones.

Entrant Facts

Starting LineupView PDF
Qualification GroupsView PDF
Entry ListView Table
Past Driver PerformanceView PDF
Spotter Guide
2017 KOHLER Grand Prix spotter guide
View PDF
Pit AssignmentsView PDF
Aero Kit ConfigurationRoad/street
Push-to-Pass Parameters200 seconds of total time with a maximum time of 20 seconds per activation.
Tires Available per EntryEight sets primary, four sets alternate. Teams must use one set of primary and one new set of alternate tires in the race.
 

Entry List

Car No.DriverHometownSponsorTeamAero Kit / Engine
(R) — Denotes Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate
1Simon PagenaudMontmorillon, FranceMenardsTeam PenskeChevrolet
2Josef NewgardenNashville, Tennessee, USADevilbissTeam PenskeChevrolet
3Helio CastronevesSao Paulo, BrazilREV GroupTeam PenskeChevrolet
4Conor DalyNoblesville, Indiana, USAABC SupplyA.J. Foyt EnterprisesChevrolet
5James HinchcliffeToronto, CanadaArrowSchmidt Peterson MotorsportsHonda
7Mikhail AleshinMoscow, RussiaSMP RacingSchmidt Peterson MotorsportsHonda
8Max ChiltonReigate, EnglandGallagherChip Ganassi RacingHonda
9Scott DixonAuckland, New ZealandNTT DataChip Ganassi RacingHonda
10Tony KanaanSalvador, BrazilNTT DataChip Ganassi RacingHonda
12Will PowerToowoomba, AustraliaVerizonTeam PenskeChevrolet
14Carlos MunozBogota, ColombiaABC SupplyA.J. Foyt EnterprisesChevrolet
15Graham RahalNew Albany, Ohio, USAGEHL / D-A LubricantRahal Letterman Lanigan RacingHonda
18Esteban Gutierrez (R) Monterrey, MexicoDale Coyne RacingDale Coyne RacingHonda
19Ed Jones (R)Dubai, United Arab EmiratesBoy Scouts of AmericaDale Coyne RacingHonda
20Spencer PigotOrlando, Florida, USAFuzzy’s VodkaEd Carpenter RacingChevrolet
21JR HildebrandSausalito, California, USADirect SupplyEd Carpenter RacingChevrolet
26Takuma SatoTokyo, JapanAndretti AutosportAndretti AutosportHonda
27Marco AndrettiNazareth, Pennsylvania, USAAndretti AutosportAndretti AutosportHonda
28Ryan Hunter-ReayFort Lauderdale, Florida, USADHLAndretti AutosportHonda
83Charlie KimballCamarillo, California, USATresibaChip Ganassi RacingHonda
98Alexander RossiNevada City, California, USANAPA Auto Parts / CurbAndretti AutosportHonda
— Entry List: PDF

Weather Forecast

2017 KOHLER Grand Prix weather forecast updated on June 23, 2017
Provided by Racecast Weather

Track Facts

Track TypePermanent road course
Length4.014 miles
Race Distance55 laps (220.77 miles)
Turns14
DirectionClockwise
Track Map
2017 KOHLER Grand Prix track map
Photo: INDYCAR
Event Twitter Account & Hashtag@RoadAmerica, #KOHLERGP

History

Last Five Wins— 2016: Will Power, Team Penske
— 2007: Sebastien Bourdais, Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing
— 2006: AJ Allmendinger, Forsythe Racing
— 2004: Alex Tagliani, Rocketsports
— 2003: Bruno Junqueira, Newman/Haas Racing
Last Five Poles— 2016: Will Power, Team Penske (1:42.2105)
— 2007: Sebastien Bourdais, Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing (1:41.535)
— 2006: Dan Clarke, CTE Racing-HVM (1:55.123)
— 2004: Sebastien Bourdais, Newman/Haas Racing (1:43.046)
— 2003: Bruno Junqueira, Newman/Haas Racing (1:43.703)
Qualifying Lap Record1:39.866, 145.924 mph (Dario Franchitti of Team Green on Aug. 19, 2000)

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