2019 Indianapolis 500-Mile Race Starting Lineup
INDIANAPOLIS -RIS- (May 24, 2019) Here is the starting lineup of the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, presented by Gainbridge - the sixth event on the 2019 NTT Data IndyCar Series schedule.
Polesitter is Team Penske's Simon Pagenaud at a four-lap average of 229.992 mph in the #22 Menards Team Penske Chevrolet.
The slowest qualifier is Pippa Mann in the #39 Driven2SaveLives Chevrolet, at 227.244.
There are seven former winners in the field: Will Power (2018), Alexander Rossi (2016), Helio Castroneves (2001, 2002, 2009), Takuma Sato (2017), Scott Dixon (2008), and Ryan Hunter-Reay (2014).
There are six rookies in the field.
The Indianapolis 500 rolls off at 12:45PM Eastern on Sunday, May 26th.
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