Race Report: 2018 Honda Indy Toronto

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Honda Indy Toronto
Streets of Toronto
July 15, 2018

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Post-Race

Box ScoreView 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 LedStatusPointsAvg. SpeedPit Stops
1Scott Dixon928501:37:00.310049Running5393.8982
2Simon Pagenaud2238501:37:05.58011Running4193.8132
3Robert Wickens6108501:37:07.0853-Running3593.7892
4James Hinchcliffe598501:37:18.6462-Running3293.602
5Charlie Kimball23208501:37:19.15391Running3193.5952
6Tony Kanaan14158501:37:30.74541Running2993.4102
7Zach Veach26228501:37:32.5832-Running2693.3802
8Alexander Rossi2758501:37:34.8357-Running2493.3446
9Josef Newgarden118501:37:35.885525Running2493.3283
10Marco Andretti98148501:37:39.2189-Running2093.2753
11Jordan King2088501:37:39.64316Running2093.2682
12Ed Jones10218501:37:42.6774-Running1893.2204
13Conor Daly88118501:37:46.8885-Running1793.1532
14Zachary Claman De Melo19238501:37:54.8073-Running1693.0272
15Matheus Leist4128501:37:59.3849-Running1592.9555
16Ryan Hunter-Reay2868401:37:35.1423-Running1492.2415
17Rene Binder32198301:37:16.3573-Running1391.4373
18Will Power1248301:37:24.05741Running1391.3164
19Sebastien Bourdais18178301:37:57.9410-Running1190.7905
20Spencer Pigot21167601:29:47.10941Contact1190.7072
21Graham Rahal15136801:37:56.4742-Running974.4014
22Takuma Sato3076601:17:57.0029-Contact890.7322
23Max Chilton59183400:48:57.1655-Contact774.4281
— Race: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Warm-Up

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Scott Dixon900:59.139413108.71920--.------.----
2Josef Newgarden100:59.368413108.300210.22900.2290
3Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:59.453612108.145150.31420.0852
4Marco Andretti9800:59.536514107.994170.39710.0829
5Graham Rahal1500:59.564519107.943210.42510.0280
6Ed Jones1000:59.569014107.935200.42960.0045
7Conor Daly8800:59.788813107.54190.6490.2198
8Takuma Sato3000:59.790713107.535190.65130.0019
9Simon Pagenaud2200:59.793011107.531190.65360.0023
10Tony Kanaan1401:00.221211106.766171.08180.4282
11Matheus Leist401:00.268612106.682161.12920.0474
12Spencer Pigot2101:00.26899106.682161.12950.0003
13Will Power1201:00.408416106.436221.26900.1395
14Max Chilton5901:00.416011106.422191.27660.0076
15Zach Veach2601:00.504716106.266181.36530.0887
16Rene Binder3201:00.516612106.25191.37720.0119
17Robert Wickens601:00.544416106.196181.40500.0278
18Charlie Kimball2301:00.654811106.003201.51540.1104
19Sebastien Bourdais1801:00.655319106.002211.51590.0005
20James Hinchcliffe501:00.676312105.966181.53690.0210
21Alexander Rossi2701:00.833711105.691161.69430.1574
22Zachary Claman De Melo1901:01.068015105.286171.92860.2343
23Jordan King2001:04.6598499.43745.52043.592
— Warm-up: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Qualifying

Firestone Fast 6

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Josef Newgarden100:59.4956108.06844--.------.----
2Scott Dixon900:59.6920107.713450.19640.1964
3Simon Pagenaud2200:59.7630107.585550.26740.0710
4Will Power1200:59.8818107.372550.38620.1188
5Alexander Rossi2701:00.6273106.051451.13170.7455
6Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:00.6615105.991351.16590.0342
— Firestone Fast 6: Recap | Results (PDF) | Combined Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Round 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Scott Dixon900:58.5546109.80577--.------.----
2Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:58.5807109.756880.02610.0261
3Simon Pagenaud2200:58.6008109.719780.04620.0201
4Josef Newgarden100:58.7733109.397880.21870.1725
5Alexander Rossi2700:58.8411109.271680.28650.0678
6Will Power1200:58.9073109.148660.35270.0662
7Takuma Sato3000:59.0712108.845380.51660.1639
8Jordan King2000:59.0862108.817880.53160.0150
9James Hinchcliffe500:59.1581108.685880.60350.0719
10Robert Wickens600:59.1705108.662770.61590.0124
11Conor Daly8800:59.3133108.401880.75870.1428
12Matheus Leist400:59.4528108.146360.89820.1395
— Round 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Round 1 Group 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Will Power1200:59.4840108.09078--.------.----
2Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:59.6027107.874780.11870.1187
3Simon Pagenaud2200:59.6056107.869780.12160.0029
4Takuma Sato3000:59.7443107.619880.26030.1387
5Robert Wickens600:59.9357107.275780.45170.1914
6Matheus Leist401:00.0484107.074680.56440.1127
7Marco Andretti9801:00.1721106.854680.68810.1237
8Spencer Pigot2101:00.1838106.833880.69980.0117
9Max Chilton5901:00.2694106.681880.78540.0856
10Charlie Kimball2301:00.4313106.395770.94730.1619
11Zach Veach2601:00.5564106.175681.07240.1251
12Zachary Claman De Melo1901:00.6416106.026881.15760.0852
— Round 1 Group 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Round 1 Group 1

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Scott Dixon901:12.780688.3455--.------.----
2Alexander Rossi2701:13.304587.711550.52390.5239
3Jordan King2001:14.220186.629551.43950.9156
4Conor Daly8801:14.359586.466441.57890.1394
5Josef Newgarden101:14.476486.331441.69580.1169
6James Hinchcliffe501:14.516986.284551.73630.0405
7Graham Rahal1501:14.776985.984551.99630.2600
8Tony Kanaan1401:14.969185.763442.18850.1922
9Sebastien Bourdais1801:15.142985.565442.36230.1738
10Rene Binder3201:15.892884.719443.11220.7499
11Ed Jones10No Time0.000020.00000.0000
— Round 1 Group 1: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 3

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Takuma Sato3000:58.677719109.57522--.------.----
2Josef Newgarden100:58.775017109.393200.09730.0973
3Will Power1200:58.875817109.206200.19810.1008
4Alexander Rossi2700:58.89978109.162210.22200.0239
5Spencer Pigot2100:58.952914109.063200.27520.0532
6Scott Dixon900:58.956917109.056220.27920.0040
7Robert Wickens600:59.012821108.95210.3350.0559
8Graham Rahal1500:59.015718108.947200.33800.0029
9Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:59.036621108.909210.35890.0209
10Ed Jones1000:59.120219108.755240.44250.0836
11Marco Andretti9800:59.20879108.592210.53100.0885
12Sebastien Bourdais1800:59.229219108.555210.55150.0205
13Simon Pagenaud2200:59.300416108.424230.62270.0712
14James Hinchcliffe500:59.356913108.321220.67920.0565
15Zach Veach2600:59.525012108.015220.84730.1681
16Tony Kanaan1400:59.538720107.99220.86100.0137
17Max Chilton5900:59.674316107.745230.99660.1356
18Jordan King2000:59.68057107.734211.00280.0062
19Matheus Leist400:59.740523107.625241.06280.0600
20Conor Daly8800:59.783517107.548181.10580.0430
21Zachary Claman De Melo1900:59.918119107.306221.24040.1346
22Rene Binder3200:59.993827107.171271.31610.0757
23Charlie Kimball2301:00.014817107.134181.33710.021
— Practice 3: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Scott Dixon900:59.075117108.83822--.------.----
2Takuma Sato3000:59.51178108.039180.43660.4366
3Marco Andretti9800:59.527711108.010190.45260.0160
4Graham Rahal1500:59.530814108.005170.45570.0031
5Alexander Rossi2700:59.584614107.907190.50950.0538
6Spencer Pigot2100:59.635016107.816190.560.0504
7Josef Newgarden100:59.638314107.810160.56320.0033
8Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:59.647113107.794140.57200.0088
9Sebastien Bourdais1800:59.802717107.514210.72760.1556
10James Hinchcliffe500:59.815714107.490180.74060.0130
11Simon Pagenaud2200:59.821715107.479210.74660.0060
12Ed Jones1000:59.967518107.218240.89240.1458
13Robert Wickens600:59.98629107.185220.91110.0187
14Tony Kanaan1401:00.017812107.128170.94270.0316
15Zach Veach2601:00.059618107.05240.98450.0418
16Will Power1201:00.32546106.582161.2500.2658
17Conor Daly8801:00.411417106.430231.3360.086
18Charlie Kimball2301:00.497719106.278251.42260.0863
19Matheus Leist401:00.555513106.177231.48040.0578
20Rene Binder3201:00.571219106.1221.49610.0157
21Jordan King2001:00.676217105.966181.60110.1050
22Max Chilton5901:00.691010105.94221.61590.0148
23Zachary Claman De Melo1901:01.182318105.089202.10720.4913
— Practice 2: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 1

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Scott Dixon901:00.747413105.84216--.------.----
2Graham Rahal1501:00.938516105.510160.19110.1911
3Alexander Rossi2701:00.978615105.440170.23120.0401
4Takuma Sato3001:01.005014105.395160.25760.0264
5Marco Andretti9801:01.049214105.318140.30180.0442
6Sebastien Bourdais1801:01.130818105.178180.38340.0816
7Will Power1201:01.159516105.128160.41210.0287
8Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:01.253614104.967150.50620.0941
9Matheus Leist401:01.270321104.938220.52290.0167
10Ed Jones1001:01.318919104.855190.57150.0486
11Robert Wickens601:01.341018104.817190.59360.0221
12Simon Pagenaud2201:01.343614104.813170.59620.0026
13Josef Newgarden101:01.440811104.647180.69340.0972
14Zach Veach2601:01.699915104.208230.95250.2591
15Tony Kanaan1401:01.769418104.090181.02200.0695
16Spencer Pigot2101:01.87866103.907131.13120.1092
17Max Chilton5901:01.903822103.864221.15640.0252
18James Hinchcliffe501:02.002616103.699161.25520.0988
19Zachary Claman De Melo1901:02.175523103.411231.42810.1729
20Conor Daly8801:02.385714103.062141.63830.2102
21Jordan King2001:02.412221103.018231.66480.0265
22Charlie Kimball2301:02.471418102.921181.72400.0592
23Rene Binder3201:02.477222102.911241.72980.0058
— Practice 1: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Important Times

Green Flag3:42 p.m. EDT *
Drivers Start Your Engines3:35 p.m.
Race Broadcast3 p.m. on NBCSN
Qualifying1:55 p.m. Saturday
Qualifying Broadcast4:30 p.m. Saturday on NBCSN (same-day delay)
Practice Sessions10:40–11:25 a.m. Friday
2:30–3:15 p.m. Friday
9:50–10:35 a.m. Saturday
11:40 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. Sunday (warm-up)
Drivers Meeting10:30 a.m. 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 217, XM 209, IndyCar.com, indycarradio.com and on the INDYCAR Mobile app (iOS, Android).
Video StreamingAll practice sessions and qualifying for the Honda Indy Toronto will stream live on the INDYCAR YouTube channel and INDYCAR Race Control.
* All times are in Eastern Daylight Time. View the green-flag time in all time zones.

Entrant Facts

Starting LineupView Table
Qualification GroupsView PDF
Entry ListView Table
Spotter Guide
2018 Honda Indy Toronto spotter guide
View PDF
Pit AssignmentsView PDF
Push-to-Pass Parameters200 seconds of total time with a maximum time of 20 seconds per activation.
Tires Available per EntrySeven sets primary, four sets alternate. Teams must use one set of primary and one new set of alternate tires in the race.

Starting Lineup

SPCar No.DriverEngine
(R) Rookie
112Will PowerChevrolet
21Josef NewgardenChevrolet
328Ryan Hunter-ReayHonda
422Simon PagenaudChevrolet
527Alexander RossiHonda
69Scott DixonHonda
76Robert Wickens (R)Honda
810Ed JonesHonda
920Ed CarpenterChevrolet
1030Takuma SatoHonda
115James HinchcliffeHonda
1215Graham RahalHonda
1314Tony KanaanChevrolet
1426Zach Veach (R)Honda
1518Sebastien BourdaisHonda
1688Gabby ChavesChevrolet
1723Charlie KimballChevrolet
1821Spencer PigotChevrolet
1998Marco AndrettiHonda
2019Zachary Claman De Melo (R)Honda
2159Max ChiltonChevrolet
224Matheus Leist (R)Chevrolet
— Starting Lineup: PDF

Entry List

Car No.DriverHometownSponsorTeamEngine
(R) — Denotes Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate
1Josef NewgardenNashville, Tennessee, USAHitachiTeam PenskeChevrolet
4Matheus "Matt" Leist (R)Novo Hamburgo, BrazilABC SupplyAJ Foyt RacingChevrolet
5James HinchcliffeTornoto, CanadaArrow ElectronicsSchmidt Peterson MotorsportsHonda
6Robert Wickens (R)Guelph, CanadaLucas OilSchmidt Peterson MotorsportsHonda
9Scott DixonAuckland, New ZealandPNC BankChip Ganassi RacingHonda
10Ed JonesDubai, United Arab EmiratesNTT DataChip Ganassi RacingHonda
12Will PowerToowoomba, AustraliaVerizonTeam PenskeChevrolet
14Tony KanaanSalvador, BrazilABC SupplyAJ Foyt RacingChevrolet
15Graham RahalNew Albany, Ohio, USARousseauRahal Letterman Lanigan RacingHonda
18Sebastien BourdaisLe Mans, FranceMouser Electronics / MolexDale Coyne RacingHonda
19Zachary Claman De Melo (R)Montreal, CanadaPaysafeDale Coyne RacingHonda
20Jordan King (R)Warwick, EnglandFuzzy’s VodkaEd Carpenter RacingChevrolet
21Spencer PigotOrlando, Florida, USAPreferred Freezer ServiceEd Carpenter RacingChevrolet
22Simon PagenaudMontmorillon, FranceDXC TechnologyTeam PenskeChevrolet
23Charlie KimballCamarillo, California, USANovo NordiskCarlinChevrolet
26Zach Veach (R)Stockdale, Ohio, USARelay Group 1001Andretti AutosportHonda
27Alexander RossiNevada City, California, USANAPA Auto PartsAndretti AutosportHonda
28Ryan Hunter-ReayFort Lauderdale, Florida, USADHLAndretti AutosportHonda
30Takuma SatoTokyo, JapanMi-Jack / PanasonicRahal Letterman Lanigan RacingHonda
32Rene Binder (R)Fugen, AustriaBinderholz tiptop timberJuncos RacingChevrolet
59Max ChiltonReigate, EnglandGallagherCarlinChevrolet
88Conor DalyNoblesville, Indiana, USAHarding GroupHarding RacingChevrolet
98Marco AndrettiNazereth, Pennsylvania, USAOberto Circle K / CurbAndretti AutosportHonda
— Entry List: PDF

Weather Forecast

Track Facts

Track TypeTemporary street course
Length1.786 miles
Race Distance85 laps (151.81 miles)
Turns11
DirectionClockwise
Track Map2018 Honda Indy Toronto track map
Event Twitter Account & Hashtag@HondaIndy, #IndyTO

History

Past Driver PerformanceView PDF
Last Five Wins— 2017: Josef Newgarden, Team Penske
— 2016: Will Power, Team Penske
— 2015: Josef Newgarden, CFH Racing
— 2014 Race 2: Mike Conway, Ed Carpenter Racing
— 2014 Race 1: Sebastien Bourdais, KV Racing Technology
Last Five Poles— 2017: Simon Pagenaud, Team Penske (58.9124 seconds)
— 2016: Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi Racing (59.9073 seconds)
— 2015: Will Power, Team Penske (59.4280 seconds)
— 2014 Race 2: Helio Castroneves, Team Penske (Points)
— 2014 Race 1: Sebastien Bourdais, KV Racing Technology (58.9479 seconds)
Qualifying Lap Record57.143 seconds (Gil de Ferran of Walker Racing on July 17, 1999)

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