Race Report: 2019 Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

IndyCar's return to Laguna Seca will decide the 2019 series champion.

Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey
WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca
Sept. 22, 2019

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Session Results

Race

RankDriverCar No.StartLapsTotal TimeLaps LedStatusPointsAvg. SpeedPit Stops
1Colton Herta8819001:53:56.984583Running104106.0573
2Will Power1279001:53:57.57236Running81106.0483
3Scott Dixon929001:54:03.2249-Running70105.9613
4Simon Pagenaud2269001:54:03.33901Running65105.9593
5Felix Rosenqvist10149001:54:06.5051-Running60105.9103
6Alexander Rossi2739001:54:07.3482-Running56105.8973
7Sebastien Bourdais18199001:54:07.6676-Running52105.8923
8Josef Newgarden249001:54:16.0292-Running48105.7633
9James Hinchcliffe559001:54:19.8031-Running44105.7043
10Ryan Hunter-Reay2899001:54:21.7789-Running40105.6743
11Marcus Ericsson7119001:54:22.7651-Running38105.6593
12Graham Rahal1589001:54:23.6362-Running36105.6453
13Max Chilton59109001:54:24.0588-Running34105.6393
14Marco Andretti98229001:54:51.4159-Running32105.2203
15Charlie Kimball23209001:54:53.5707-Running30105.1873
16Tony Kanaan14219001:55:02.8584-Running28105.0453
17Matheus Leist4239001:55:03.5485-Running26105.0353
18Zach Veach26179001:55:04.9112-Running24105.0143
19Jack Harvey60249001:55:07.7801-Running22104.9705
20Spencer Pigot21158901:54:11.6218-Running20104.6553
21Takuma Sato30168901:55:04.4031-Running18103.8555
22Conor Daly25138901:55:05.2196-Running16103.8424
23Ed Jones20185101:09:46.3671-Mechanical1498.1514
24Santino Ferrucci19124801:01:49.5483-Contact12104.2522
— Race: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Qualifying

Firestone Fast Six
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8801:10.1405114.86712--.------.----
2Scott Dixon901:10.1831114.797440.04260.0426
3Alexander Rossi2701:10.2105114.752440.07000.0274
4Josef Newgarden201:10.6719114.003130.53140.4614
5James Hinchcliffe501:10.8003113.796220.65980.1284
6Simon Pagenaud2201:10.8616113.698340.72110.0613
— Firestone Fast Six: Recap | Results (PDF) | Combined Results (PDF) | Back to the top
Round 2
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8801:09.9828115.12545--.------.----
2Scott Dixon901:10.0845114.958670.10170.1017
3Alexander Rossi2701:10.2332114.715660.25040.1487
4Josef Newgarden201:10.2674114.659560.28460.0342
5James Hinchcliffe501:10.4387114.38660.45590.1713
6Simon Pagenaud2201:10.6031114.114670.62030.1644
7Will Power1201:10.6086114.105550.62580.0055
8Graham Rahal1501:10.6296114.071660.64680.0210
9Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:10.6919113.971550.70910.0623
10Max Chilton5901:10.7257113.916230.74290.0338
11Marcus Ericsson701:11.1666113.21661.18380.4409
12Santino Ferrucci1901:12.4137111.261252.43091.2471
— Round 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top
Round 1 Group 2
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8801:10.2892114.62455--.------.----
2Will Power1201:10.4489114.364550.15970.1597
3Marcus Ericsson701:10.5296114.233670.24040.0807
4Felix Rosenqvist1001:10.5649114.176570.27570.0353
5James Hinchcliffe501:10.6462114.044670.35700.0813
6Santino Ferrucci1901:10.7253113.917660.43610.0791
7Graham Rahal1501:10.7920113.809660.50280.0667
8Takuma Sato3001:10.8393113.733660.55010.0473
9Ed Jones2001:10.9806113.507670.69140.1413
10Charlie Kimball2301:10.9865113.498660.69730.0059
11Marco Andretti9801:11.0527113.392660.76350.0662
12Jack Harvey6001:11.2710113.045570.98180.2183
— Round 1 Group 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top
Round 1 Group 1
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Josef Newgarden201:10.3081114.59356--.------.----
2Alexander Rossi2701:10.3097114.59560.00160.0016
3Scott Dixon901:10.3256114.564770.01750.0159
4Simon Pagenaud2201:10.4809114.312660.17280.1553
5Max Chilton5901:10.5276114.236560.21950.0467
6Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:10.5860114.142660.27790.0584
7Conor Daly2501:10.7787113.831660.47060.1927
8Spencer Pigot2101:10.8275113.752670.51940.0488
9Zach Veach2601:10.8407113.731570.53260.0132
10Sebastien Bourdais1801:11.0095113.461770.70140.1688
11Tony Kanaan1401:11.2454113.085450.93730.2359
12Matheus Leist401:11.5180112.654251.20990.2726
— Round 1 Group 1: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 3

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Felix Rosenqvist1001:10.406513114.43320--.------.----
2Josef Newgarden201:10.58889114.137180.18230.1823
3Will Power1201:10.593015114.130180.18650.0042
4Simon Pagenaud2201:10.612212114.099190.20570.0192
5Takuma Sato3001:10.710918113.940190.30440.0987
6Max Chilton5901:10.712912113.937150.30640.0020
7Colton Herta8801:10.782411113.825170.37590.0695
8Scott Dixon901:10.820313113.764170.41380.0379
9Graham Rahal1501:10.863120113.695210.45660.0428
10Alexander Rossi2701:10.873811113.678160.46730.0107
11Marco Andretti9801:10.93019113.588140.52360.0563
12Conor Daly2501:10.940512113.571170.53400.0104
13Charlie Kimball2301:11.006710113.465150.60020.0662
14Sebastien Bourdais1801:11.009117113.462220.60260.0024
15Santino Ferrucci1901:11.081611113.346160.67510.0725
16Zach Veach2601:11.109111113.302170.70260.0275
17Marcus Ericsson701:11.160611113.220180.75410.0515
18Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:11.242610113.090170.83610.0820
19Jack Harvey6001:11.420813112.807181.01430.1782
20Matheus Leist401:11.43908112.779171.03250.0182
21James Hinchcliffe501:11.486411112.704181.07990.0474
22Spencer Pigot2101:11.54269112.615151.13610.0562
23Ed Jones2001:11.76848112.261171.36190.2258
24Tony Kanaan1401:11.785616112.234181.37910.0172
— Practice 3: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Pit Stop Practice

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Alexander Rossi2701:10.09885114.93511--.------.----
2Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:10.89265113.648140.79380.7938
3Colton Herta8801:10.89505113.644110.79620.0024
4Scott Dixon901:11.037114113.417140.93830.1421
5Conor Daly2501:11.11825113.287121.01940.0811
6Simon Pagenaud2201:11.69398112.378181.59510.5757
7Takuma Sato3001:11.859014112.120191.76020.1651
8Max Chilton5901:11.88397112.081181.78510.0249
9Felix Rosenqvist1001:11.91688112.029181.81800.0329
10Matheus Leist401:12.11617111.720182.01730.1993
11Marco Andretti9801:12.12965111.699142.03080.0135
12Ed Jones2001:12.14024111.683142.04140.0106
13Charlie Kimball2301:12.329713111.390192.23090.1895
14Zach Veach2601:12.43428111.229172.33540.1045
15Marcus Ericsson701:12.50367111.123192.40480.0694
16Josef Newgarden201:12.65576110.890192.55690.1521
17Graham Rahal1501:12.659714110.884142.56090.0040
18Will Power1201:12.68075110.852192.58190.0210
19Spencer Pigot2101:12.70086110.821142.60200.0201
20Jack Harvey6001:12.83495110.617192.73610.1341
21Santino Ferrucci1901:13.03358110.316182.93470.1986
22James Hinchcliffe501:13.39356109.775163.29470.3600
23Tony Kanaan1401:13.46527109.668143.36640.0717
— Pit Stop Practice: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:09.910513115.24413--.------.----
2Felix Rosenqvist1001:09.930511115.212150.02000.0200
3Colton Herta8801:09.931712115.210140.02120.0012
4Simon Pagenaud2201:10.135310114.875110.22480.2036
5Santino Ferrucci1901:10.20666114.75860.29610.0713
6Josef Newgarden201:10.224811114.729140.31430.0182
7Scott Dixon901:10.27229114.651100.36170.0474
8Will Power1201:10.335010114.549130.42450.0628
9Marcus Ericsson701:10.391012114.458120.48050.0560
10Charlie Kimball2301:10.435910114.385110.52540.0449
11Marco Andretti9801:10.442614114.374140.53210.0067
12Takuma Sato3001:10.446813114.367160.53630.0042
13Spencer Pigot2101:10.463211114.341140.55270.0164
14Conor Daly2501:10.463313114.340160.55280.0001
15Max Chilton5901:10.63468114.063110.72410.1713
16Zach Veach2601:10.662013114.019150.75150.0274
17Matheus Leist401:10.70099113.956100.79040.0389
18Sebastien Bourdais1801:10.706110113.948100.79560.0052
19James Hinchcliffe501:10.773013113.840130.86250.0669
20Graham Rahal1501:10.880715113.667190.97020.1077
21Ed Jones2001:10.884612113.661130.97410.0039
22Tony Kanaan1401:10.948410113.559131.03790.0638
23Alexander Rossi2701:11.02343113.439131.11290.0750
24Jack Harvey6001:11.058413113.383141.14790.0350
— Practice 2: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 1

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8801:10.733512113.90413--.------.----
2Felix Rosenqvist1001:10.805418113.788180.07190.0719
3Santino Ferrucci1901:10.88374113.662160.15020.0783
4Will Power1201:11.00244113.472120.26890.1187
5Zach Veach2601:11.08163113.346130.34810.0792
6Simon Pagenaud2201:11.15193113.234120.41840.0703
7Sebastien Bourdais1801:11.15815113.224100.42460.0062
8Spencer Pigot2101:11.23825113.09790.50470.0801
9Josef Newgarden201:11.24607113.08490.51250.0078
10Matheus Leist401:11.27022113.046110.53670.0242
11Marco Andretti9801:11.28274113.02680.54920.0125
12Marcus Ericsson701:11.301510112.996130.56800.0188
13Max Chilton5901:11.41104112.823130.67750.1095
14Scott Dixon901:11.44512112.76980.71160.0341
15Ryan Hunter-Reay2801:11.45325112.75680.71970.0081
16Charlie Kimball2301:11.54726112.608100.81370.0940
17Tony Kanaan1401:11.62374112.48850.89020.0765
18Takuma Sato3001:11.67738112.404120.94380.0536
19Jack Harvey6001:11.74495112.298101.01140.0676
20Conor Daly2501:11.93206112.006101.19850.1871
21Graham Rahal1501:12.00437111.89391.27080.0723
22James Hinchcliffe501:12.01252111.881101.27900.0082
23Ed Jones2001:12.16014111.652131.42660.1476
24Alexander Rossi2701:12.99321110.37742.25970.8331
— Practice 1: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top
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