Team Ethanol Driver Ryan Hunter-Reay cut out of practice session two early, completing just 27 laps. Ryan finished with a best lap time of 25.7039 seconds at a speed of 212.886 mph during lap 11. He finished 16th. When Ryan took a look at the telemetry of his IndyCar, I asked him what his team was still working with on the car. He said the crew is still trying to get things into line and that they’re working on improving the grip.
Team Penske Driver Helio Castroneves posted the fastest lap during the second practice session with a best lap time of 25.3087 seconds at a speed of 216.210 mph. Target Chip Ganassi Racing Driver Scott Dixon secured second this time with a best lap time of 25.3523 seconds. Canadian Club Driver Dario Franchitti rounded out third with 25.3602 seconds.