Indycar practice times from the Grand Prix of St Petersburg
Indycar has landed in St Petersburg, Florida. The teams are on the grid for a final practice round in the St. Petersburg Grand Prix.
View full 2021 St Petersburg practice results below.
Dalton Kellett missed the weigh in at the end of practice one yesterday. He’ll miss the last 10 minutes of this final practice round.
Practice – Report
Jimmie Johnson was instructed by his crew to leave his pit box before the start of the session. The session wasn’t green as he left the box a few seconds early. He’ll serve a penalty and miss a bit of time from this session.
As the session rolls to green, Scott Dixon leads with the fastest time early.
34 minutes remain, Romain Grosjean has jumped to the top of the board. He only has a handful of laps around this place.
30 minutes remain, Alexander Rossi jumps to the top of the board. That’s the fastest time of the weekend so far.
Halfway in Indycar Practice : 1. Alexander Rossi (1:00.6277); 2. Scott Dixon (1:00.6452); 3. Pato O’Ward (1:00.6606); 4. Josef Newgarden (1:00.7096); 5. Jack Harvey (1:00.8232);
20 minutes remaining, Pato O’Ward to the top of the board.
10 minutes remain, Colton Herta is on the red tires and he jumps to the top of the board. Herta used every inch of the track and brushed the wall as he has the fastest time so far.
5 minutes remain, Newgarden is on the soft reds and he jumps to the top of the board. He was 6th before this run.
Josef Newgarden wins final practice on the Streets of St. Petersburg!
The teams will return to the 1.8-mile track in a few hours for qualifying.
April 24, 2021
Session Start: 9:45am ET
Pos | Driver | Best Time
1. Josef Newgarden
2. Alexander Rossi
3. Jack Harvey
4. Colton Herta
5. Marcus Ericsson
6. Simon Pagenaud
7. Scott McLaughlin
8. Scott Dixon
9. Romain Grosjean
10. Pato O’Ward
11. Alex Palou
12. Felix Rosenqvist
13. Will Power
14. Conor Daly
15. James Hinchcliffe
16. Sebastien Bourdais
17. Rinus VeeKay
18. Ryan Hunter-Reay
19. Graham Rahal
20. Takuma Sato
21. Dalton Kellett
22. Ed Jones
23. Max Chilton
24. Jimmie Johnson