Portland practice times for the Indycar Series
Tomorrow, the INDYCAR Series takes the green flag in Portland, Oregon. Now, the 12-turn, 1.964-mile road course of Portland International Raceway is set to host a round of Indycar practice.
View Portland practice times for the Indycar Series below.
Duration: 1 hour 15 min
The green is out and everybody hits the track at once. This will be an installation lap.
1 hour and 5 minutes remain, Callum IIott stalls his car leaving the pit lane.
1 hour remain, Jimmie Johnson sits 3rd of the 11 drivers to set a time so far. This is a track that Johnson has tested at.
56 minutes remain, the times are dropping fast as the track gets cleaned off. The track is packed with cars. Felix Rosenqvist leads with a 59.4874.
53 minutes remain, Scott Dixon spins. He chased the steering in turn two and drops a wheel in turn six. He spun back across the track but kept it rolling, no damage.
48 minutes remain, Scott McLaughlin clips the curb and spins through the grass in turn one, no damage.
45 minutes remain, Max Chilton spins, stalls and the caution is out.
Alexander Rossi drops a wheel but keeps it rolling.
38 minutes remain, Alex Palou runs wide and spins through the grass. He comes to a stop in the tire barrier with very light contact. The caution is back out.
Indycar Practice Times (Halfway) : 1. McLaughlin (59.1249); 2. Harvey (59.2211); 3. Rahal (59.2627); 4. Rosenqvist (59.3296); 5. O’Ward (59.3608);
Takuma Sato suffered a mechanical failure on his install lap. He won’t get a lap in during this session.
32 minutes remain, Conor Daly is off track in the final corner. He drives through the grass and re-enters the track.
20 minutes remain, O’Ward sits at the top of the board with a 58.8933.
19 minutes remain, Jimmie Johnson is out on softer red tires. He locks up, blows the final corner and catches the grass slightly. He stays on track but two laps are ruined. As he gets back in it to complete a lap, he jumps to 22nd.
14 minutes remain, Scott Dixon has just been penalized for “failing to listen to Indycar.”
11 minutes remain, Scott McLaughlin is off track in the final corner! He’s nose first in the tire barrier and the caution is out. Minimal contact but the front wing is gone.
Alex Palpou wins Indycar practice at Portland International Raceway!
Portland International Raceway
September 11, 2021
Pos | Driver | Best Time
1. Alex Palou
2. Helio Castroneves
3. Jack Harvey
4. Pato O’Ward
5. Josef Newgarden
6. Roamin Grosjean
7. Will Power
8. Alexander Rossi
9. Colton Herta
10. Graham Rahal
11. Scott Dixon
12. Scott McLaughlin
13. Felix Rosenqvist
14. Marcus Ericsson
15. Sebastien Bourdais
16. Oliver Askew
17. Rinus VeeKay
18. James Hinchcliffe
19. Ed Jones
20. Jimmie Johnson
21. Conor Daly
22. Max Chilton
23. Simon Pagenaud
24. Callum Ilott
25. Dalton Kellett
26. Ryan Hunter-Reay
27. Takuma Sato