Sato Fastest on Carb Day

Two time winner Takuma Sato turned the fastest lap in the final tuneup for Sunday’s Indianapolis 500.

The two hour session had four stoppages, an unusually high numbe. Two were for track inspections. Another was for Katherine Legge, who stopped on the back stretch with a wheel nut issue. The final yellow came when Devlin DeFrancesco cut a tire.

The Arrow McLaren cars struggled today. Alexander Rossi’s car returned to the garage and returned to the pits. Felix Rosenqvist went to the garage and didn’t return. Tony Kanaan was the fastest on the team in 11th. Pato O’Ward was 15th.

Ganassi cars had three in the top 10 with Sato, Scott Dixon second, and Alex palou fourth.

Team Penske had Will Power third, Josef Newgarden ninth ans]d Scott Mclaughlin 10th.

Kyle Kirkwood was fifth fastest Colton Herta seventh for Andretti. Sato, Dixon, Power, and Palou were also the four quickest in Monday’s practice.