Race Report: 2019 Grand Prix of Portland

The first of two road courses to finish out the 2019 season, IndyCar's return to Portland will set the stage for the championship decider at Laguna Seca.

Grand Prix of Portland
Portland International Raceway
Sept. 1, 2019

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Session Results

Race

RankDriverCar No.StartLapsTotal TimeLaps LedStatusPointsAvg. SpeedPit Stops
1Will Power12210501:58:43.003652Running53104.2252
2Felix Rosenqvist10510501:58:45.79213Running41104.1842
3Alexander Rossi27710501:58:47.5875-Running35104.1582
4Colton Herta88110501:58:48.231636Running34104.1482
5Josef Newgarden21310501:58:48.8575-Running30104.1392
6Spencer Pigot211010501:58:49.7513-Running28104.1263
7Simon Pagenaud221810501:58:50.9454-Running26104.1082
8Matheus Leist42110501:58:51.1934-Running24104.1054
9Sebastien Bourdais181210501:58:52.59933Running23104.0843
10Charlie Kimball232210501:58:53.1701-Running20104.0762
11Max Chilton592010401:58:53.9289-Running19103.0744
12Tony Kanaan141910401:58:55.0491-Running18103.0584
13Marco Andretti981610401:58:55.5404-Running17103.0515
14Ed Jones202310401:59:01.4265-Running16102.9665
15Takuma Sato301710301:59:00.6430-Running15101.9876
16Scott Dixon9310201:58:55.333811Running15101.0724
17Santino Ferrucci19149601:50:17.2883-Mechanical13102.5734
18Ryan Hunter-Reay2868101:50:28.6399-Contact1286.3984
19Jack Harvey6041300:20:58.3958-Contact1173.0420
20James Hinchcliffe58000:00:00.6710-Contact1000
21Conor Daly79000:00:00.9402-Contact900
22Zach Veach2611000:00:01.2563-Contact800
23Graham Rahal1515000:00:01.4084-Contact700
— Race: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Qualifying

Firestone Fast Six
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8800:57.8111122.30255--.------.----
2Will Power1200:57.8303122.261220.01920.0192
3Scott Dixon900:57.8355122.250550.02440.0052
4Jack Harvey6000:58.1008121.692230.28970.2653
5Felix Rosenqvist1000:58.1620121.564340.35090.0612
6Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:58.1823121.521240.37120.0203
— Firestone Fast Six: Recap | Results (PDF) | Combined Results (PDF) | Back to the top
Round 2
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Will Power1200:57.4156123.14477--.------.----
2Colton Herta8800:57.7143122.507770.29870.2987
3Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:57.8193122.284670.40370.1050
4Jack Harvey6000:57.8395122.242680.42390.0202
5Felix Rosenqvist1000:57.8523122.215880.43670.0128
6Scott Dixon900:57.8587122.201790.44310.0064
7Alexander Rossi2700:57.8864122.143560.47080.0277
8James Hinchcliffe500:57.9994121.905880.58380.1130
9Conor Daly700:58.0192121.863670.60360.0198
10Spencer Pigot2100:58.0415121.816780.62590.0223
11Zach Veach2600:58.2149121.453670.79930.1734
12Sebastien Bourdais1800:58.3001121.276360.88450.0852
— Round 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top
Round 1 Group 2
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8800:57.4224123.13077--.------.----
2Will Power1200:57.4454123.080770.02300.0230
3Alexander Rossi2700:57.5548122.846780.13240.1094
4Felix Rosenqvist1000:57.7050122.527780.28260.1502
5Jack Harvey6000:57.7311122.471880.30870.0261
6Spencer Pigot2100:57.7490122.433780.32660.0179
7Santino Ferrucci1900:57.8476122.225770.42520.0986
8Marco Andretti9800:57.8527122.214780.43030.0051
9Simon Pagenaud2200:57.9479122.013780.52550.0952
10Max Chilton5900:57.9866121.932670.56420.0387
11Charlie Kimball2300:58.0582121.781770.63580.0716
12Ed Jones2000:58.2165121.450780.79410.1583
— Round 1 Group 2: Results (PDF) | Back to the top
Round 1 Group 1
RankDriverCar No.Best TimeBest SpeedBest LapTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Scott Dixon900:57.5996122.75178--.------.----
2Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:57.6053122.739780.00570.0057
3Sebastien Bourdais1800:57.6301122.686780.03050.0248
4James Hinchcliffe500:57.6581122.626780.05850.0280
5Conor Daly700:57.7793122.369780.17970.1212
6Zach Veach2600:57.9422122.025880.34260.1629
7Josef Newgarden200:57.9585121.991880.35890.0163
8Graham Rahal1500:57.9648121.977770.36520.0063
9Takuma Sato3000:57.9668121.973580.36720.0020
10Tony Kanaan1400:58.1030121.687780.50340.1362
11Matheus Leist400:58.1558121.577770.55620.0528
— Round 1 Group 1: Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 3

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:58.27295121.33316--.------.----
2Zach Veach2600:58.64296120.567200.37000.3700
3Scott Dixon900:58.71828120.412180.44530.0753
4James Hinchcliffe500:58.76384120.31990.49090.0456
5Colton Herta8800:58.83325120.177210.56030.0694
6Alexander Rossi2700:58.88314120.075210.61020.0499
7Graham Rahal1500:58.979514119.879220.70660.0964
8Spencer Pigot2100:59.00245119.832160.72950.0229
9Conor Daly700:59.034210119.768170.76130.0318
10Felix Rosenqvist1000:59.039113119.758240.76620.0049
11Josef Newgarden200:59.05286119.730250.77990.0137
12Will Power1200:59.12086119.592230.84790.0680
13Jack Harvey6000:59.18866119.455250.91570.0678
14Simon Pagenaud2200:59.18895119.455180.91600.0003
15Tony Kanaan1400:59.22025119.392160.94730.0313
16Marco Andretti9800:59.32057119.190201.04760.1003
17Charlie Kimball2300:59.325810119.179201.05290.0053
18Matheus Leist400:59.36675119.097221.09380.0409
19Sebastien Bourdais1800:59.386213119.058211.11330.0195
20Takuma Sato3000:59.442816118.945191.16990.0566
21Max Chilton5900:59.593710118.643221.32080.1509
22Santino Ferrucci1900:59.67635118.47971.40340.0826
23Ed Jones2000:59.75885118.316131.48590.0825
— Practice 3: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Pit Stop Practice

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:58.27295121.33316--.------.----
2Zach Veach2600:58.64296120.567200.37000.3700
3Scott Dixon900:58.71828120.412180.44530.0753
4James Hinchcliffe500:58.76384120.31990.49090.0456
5Colton Herta8800:58.83325120.177210.56030.0694
6Alexander Rossi2700:58.88314120.075210.61020.0499
7Graham Rahal1500:58.979514119.879220.70660.0964
8Spencer Pigot2100:59.00245119.832160.72950.0229
9Conor Daly700:59.034210119.768170.76130.0318
10Felix Rosenqvist1000:59.039113119.758240.76620.0049
11Josef Newgarden200:59.05286119.730250.77990.0137
12Will Power1200:59.12086119.592230.84790.0680
13Jack Harvey6000:59.18866119.455250.91570.0678
14Simon Pagenaud2200:59.18895119.455180.91600.0003
15Tony Kanaan1400:59.22025119.392160.94730.0313
16Marco Andretti9800:59.32057119.190201.04760.1003
17Charlie Kimball2300:59.325810119.179201.05290.0053
18Matheus Leist400:59.36675119.097221.09380.0409
19Sebastien Bourdais1800:59.386213119.058211.11330.0195
20Takuma Sato3000:59.442816118.945191.16990.0566
21Max Chilton5900:59.593710118.643221.32080.1509
22Santino Ferrucci1900:59.67635118.47971.40340.0826
23Ed Jones2000:59.75885118.316131.48590.0825
— Pit Stop Practice: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 2

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Sebastien Bourdais1800:57.921312122.06912--.------.----
2Will Power1200:57.950214122.008150.02890.0289
3Felix Rosenqvist1000:58.06024121.777200.13890.1100
4Colton Herta8800:58.08484121.725140.16350.0246
5Josef Newgarden200:58.09693121.700170.17560.0121
6Alexander Rossi2700:58.21023121.463130.28890.1133
7Simon Pagenaud2200:58.22076121.441110.29940.0105
8Jack Harvey6000:58.248920121.383220.32760.0282
9James Hinchcliffe500:58.27914121.320130.35780.0302
10Takuma Sato3000:58.28563121.306150.36430.0065
11Scott Dixon900:58.30765121.260130.38630.0220
12Santino Ferrucci1900:58.33723121.199150.41590.0296
13Marco Andretti9800:58.36234121.147140.44100.0251
14Zach Veach2600:58.44385120.978170.52250.0815
15Spencer Pigot2100:58.461115120.942170.53980.0173
16Matheus Leist400:58.46624120.931170.54490.0051
17Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:58.52426120.812120.60290.0580
18Graham Rahal1500:58.605816120.643170.68450.0816
19Ed Jones2000:58.61806120.618170.69670.0122
20Max Chilton5900:58.63825120.577140.71690.0202
21Conor Daly700:58.71114120.427150.78980.0729
22Charlie Kimball2300:58.82918120.185170.90780.1180
23Tony Kanaan1400:58.83986120.164120.91850.0107
— Practice 2: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top

Practice 1

RankDriverCar No.Best TimeOn LapBest SpeedTotal LapsDifferenceGap
1Colton Herta8800:57.429313123.11518--.------.----
2Alexander Rossi2700:57.55387122.849150.12450.1245
3Scott Dixon900:57.79227122.342190.36290.2384
4Josef Newgarden200:57.85046122.219170.42110.0582
5Marco Andretti9800:57.90066122.113160.47130.0502
6James Hinchcliffe500:57.94796122.013180.51860.0473
7Zach Veach2600:57.961910121.984190.53260.0140
8Felix Rosenqvist1000:58.02627121.848270.59690.0643
9Ryan Hunter-Reay2800:58.16186121.564180.73250.1356
10Takuma Sato3000:58.19068121.504190.76130.0288
11Will Power1200:58.234310121.413210.80500.0437
12Simon Pagenaud2200:58.32945121.215190.90010.0951
13Matheus Leist400:58.338111121.197230.90880.0087
14Max Chilton5900:58.34368121.186180.91430.0055
15Sebastien Bourdais1800:58.42566121.015170.99630.0820
16Graham Rahal1500:58.46165120.941191.03230.0360
17Jack Harvey6000:58.49227120.878201.06290.0306
18Ed Jones2000:58.50057120.86191.07120.0083
19Santino Ferrucci1900:58.62325120.608181.19390.1227
20Tony Kanaan1400:58.65927120.534141.22990.0360
21Spencer Pigot2100:58.83808120.167151.40870.1788
22Charlie Kimball2300:58.989514119.859211.56020.1515
23Conor Daly700:59.182813119.467221.75350.1933
— Practice 1: Recap | Results (PDF) | Back to the top
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