Justin Wilson tops second IndyCar practice at Milwaukee for Dale Coyne Racing
|By Mark Glendenning||Saturday, June 16th 2012, 00:26 GMT|
Justin Wilson set the fastest time in the second IndyCar practice session at Milwaukee.
The Dale Coyne Racing driver, who won last weekend's race at Texas, topped the sheets with a 164.785mph (22.1744s) lap of the one-mile oval, giving him the edge over Sarah Fisher Hartman's Josef Newgarden (164.140mph).
Helio Castroneves was third fastest and best of the Chevrolet-powered drivers with his 163.927mph effort, with KV's EJ Viso and Ganassi's Graham Rahal completing the top five.
Reigning champion Will Power, who join Wilson in being one of several drivers carrying 10-place grid penalties into the weekend, was 13th fastest, while 2011 Milwaukee winner Dario Franchitti had to settle for 18th spot.
Pos Driver Team/Car Time Gap 1. Justin Wilson Coyne DW12-Honda 22.1744s 2. Josef Newgarden Fisher DW12-Honda 22.2438s + 0.0694s 3. Helio Castroneves Penske DW12-Chevy 22.2904s + 0.1160s 4. EJ Viso KV DW12-Chevy 22.3664s + 0.1920s 5. Graham Rahal Ganassi DW12-Honda 22.3719s + 0.1975s 6. Rubens Barrichello KV DW12-Chevy 22.4185s + 0.2441s 7. James Hinchcliffe Andretti DW12-Chevy 22.4360s + 0.2616s 8. JR Hildebrand Panther DW12-Chevy 22.4603s + 0.2859s 9. Scott Dixon Ganassi DW12-Honda 22.4781s + 0.3037s 10. Ryan Hunter-Reay Andretti DW12-Chevy 22.4841s + 0.3097s 11. Takuma Sato Rahal DW12-Honda 22.5021s + 0.3277s 12. James Jakes Coyne DW12-Honda 22.5361s + 0.3617s 13. Will Power Penske DW12-Chevy 22.6051s + 0.4307s 14. Alex Tagliani Herta DW12-Honda 22.6203s + 0.4459s 15. Tony Kanaan KV DW12-Chevy 22.7542s + 0.5798s 16. Ryan Briscoe Penske DW12-Chevy 22.7592s + 0.5848s 17. Simon Pagenaud Schmidt DW12-Honda 22.7706s + 0.5962s 18. Dario Franchitti Ganassi DW12-Honda 22.8212s + 0.6468s 19. Marco Andretti Andretti DW12-Chevy 22.9933s + 0.8189s 20. Charlie Kimball Ganassi DW12-Honda 23.0157s + 0.8413s 21. Ed Carpenter Carpenter DW12-Chevy 23.1076s + 0.9332s 22. Mike Conway Foyt DW12-Honda 23.1286s + 0.9542s 23. Katherine Legge Dragon DW12-Chevy 23.2729s + 1.0985s 24. Oriol Servia Panther/DRR DW12-Chevy 23.3180s + 1.1436s 25. Simona de Silvestro HVM DW12-Lotus 23.3261s + 1.1517s