Takuma Sato wins Shell & Pennzoil GP of Houston – Race 1 Pole

Following Saturday’s qualifying session, it’d be Japanese driver Takuma Sato grabbing the pole for the Shell & Pennzoil GP of Houston – Race 1. The IndyCars will take to the track this afternoon for the race.

 

1. (14) Takuma Sato, 01:00.4535 (97.305)

2. (12) Will Power, 01:01.1524 (96.192)

3. (9) Scott Dixon, 01:00.6057 (97.060)

4. (7) Sebastien Bourdais, 01:01.4911 (95.663)

5. (77) Simon Pagenaud, 01:00.6184 (97.040)

6. (78) Simona De Silvestro, 01:01.5527 (95.567)

7. (27) James Hinchcliffe, 01:01.2123 (96.098)

8. (98) Luca Filippi, 01:01.6520 (95.413)

9. (5) EJ Viso, 01:01.3274 (95.918)

10. (10) Dario Franchitti, 01:01.7201 (95.308)

11. (16) James Jakes, 01:01.3678 (95.855)

12. (25) Marco Andretti, 01:01.7907 (95.199)

13. (18) Mike Conway, 01:01.5154 (95.625)

14. (19) Justin Wilson, 01:01.8065 (95.174)

15. (11) Tony Kanaan, 01:01.5409 (95.585)

16. (1) Ryan Hunter-Reay, 01:01.8305 (95.138)

17. (83) Charlie Kimball, 01:01.6329 (95.443)

18. (4) Oriol Servia, 01:01.9043 (95.024)

19. (15) Graham Rahal, 01:02.0140 (94.856)

20. (67) Josef Newgarden, 01:02.1588 (94.635)

21. (6) Sebastian Saavedra, 01:02.1175 (94.698)

22. (3) Helio Castroneves, 01:02.2823 (94.447)

23. (20) Ed Carpenter, 01:03.5193 (92.608)

24. (55) Tristan Vautier, No Time (No Speed)

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