O’Ward Fastest in Friday’s Practice

Today’s schedue”

All times Eastern

11:45-12:45. Practice. 2. Peacock

3:05 pm. Qualifying. Peacock

5 pm-IMSA race USA and Peacock

Pato O’Ward posted the quickest lap in Friday’s first prcatice for the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach. The session saw a lot of slidin, especiay in the bewly paved areaHel;io Castrnv=eves and Agustin canapino brought out the only red fla when they each stalled in different areas the track at nearly the same time.

Andretti Autosport showed its expected streng with Romain Grosjean and Colton Herta leading at various times. Kyle Kirkwood also had some time in the top five.

In addition to O’ward, Arrow McLaren placed Alexander Rossi seventh and Felix rosenqvist ninth.

Chip Ganassi Racing also had a strong day with Scott Dixon second, Marcus Ericsson fourth, and Alex Palou sixth.

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing demonstrated sopme improvement with Christian Lundgaard 10th and Jack harvey 12th. Graham Rahal finished 16th.