Chip Ganassi Racing dominates speed charts Friday

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Chip Ganassi Racing took center stage, dominating the top of the speed charts, during Friday’s final Indy 500 practice.

Tony Kanaan turned the quickest lap with a time of 227.838 mph, followed in second by his teammate Scott Dixon with a lap of 227.773 mph.

“We knew we had a good car,” said Kanaan. “I wasn’t concerned with where we were going to end up today on the speed charts. It was more about how good the car felt in traffic, and we’re happy.”

“Over a long run, our car seems to be pretty consistent,” added Dixon. “[I] feel confident right now, but race can be totally different.”

There was only one incident in the morning tune-up. Sage Karam ran wide off Turn 4, making slight contact.

“It was a heck of a save,” said Karam. “It should’ve been a lot worse than what it was, but thankfully it was okay.” provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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