Kanaan tops Indianapolis manufacturer test

Tony Kanaan

Tony Kanaan was fastest again as a manufacturer test day rounded out the three-day IndyCar test at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Kanaan went faster than the benchmark which he set on the Monday, lapping the 2.5mi superspeedway at an average speed of 226.680mph (364.806km/h) in his AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet.

In second and third were Chevrolet drivers Ed Carpenter (Ed Carpenter Racing) and Gabby Chaves (Harding Racing), with Robert Wickens (Schmidt Peterson) the first of the Honda contingent in fourth.

Rounding out the 11-car field were Charlie Kimball (Carlin Chevrolet), Matheus Leist (AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet), Ed Jones (Chip Ganassi Honda), Danica Patrick (Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet), Scott Dixon (Chip Ganassi Honda), James Hinchcliffe (Schmidt Peterson Honda), and Max Chilton (Carlin Chevrolet).

Next up for the Verizon IndyCar Series is Round 5, the IndyCar Grand Prix on Indianapolis’ road course, on May 11-12.

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