Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, driver of the No.9 PNC Bank Honda says that P7 on the grid for Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix presented by RP Funding was what he expected but that obviously the wanted more.
The Iceman revealed he hit the wall hard and bent the rear tow link. Dixon hopes that the team will be in a position to challenge at the front of the field to claim that elusive victory on the streets of St Pete.
Marcus Ericsson in the No.8 Huski Chocolate Honda starts the race from eighth place.
Defending NTT IndyCar Series champion Alex Palou in the No.10 NTT DATA Honda starts the race from tenth place just behind Josef Newgarden and just ahead of Graham Rahal.
Jimmie Johnson starts the race from the back of the grid in 26th place.