Pagenaud outduels Dixon for Toronto pole
Simon Pagenaud’s excellent type on the Honda Indy Toronto continued in qualifying. The DXC Know-how Crew Penske Chevrolet driver delivered the products when it counted to assert pole place for Sunday’s race in the kind of dramatic last-lap vogue that has change into the norm for Quick 6 qualifying shootouts.
Scott Dixon grabbed the early benefit within the shootout along with his Chip Ganassi Racing PNC Financial institution Honda whereas his teammate Felix Rosenqvist opted to make only one run, and it netted him second. Dixon then improved his time and stayed on the cam for one closing lap…solely to have a half-spin and stall shortly previous the timing line! However there was no crimson flag and Pagenaud rocketed previous a number of moments later with a 58.4293s to take pole and proceed what has been essentially the most spectacular weekend for the Frenchman since Indianapolis.