Indy 500 1-day qualification Aleshin showed 16th time
On the first day of qualifications, previous classic race Indy 500, faster of all was ed carpenter, who was the owner of the pole position last year.
Mikhail Aleshin showed 16th result of the 33 members of the Saturday race, which probably can be considered normal, taking into account that the Russian racer there is no experience of playing on the oval track. However, Michael was not satisfied with the results of the qualification, considering that could have been achieved.
"I do not think that today we realize our potential, " writes the press service team Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. - The main reason is due to the fact that the rain prevented us to check the qualification settings before the start of the race. Today we tried to make various adjustments to the settings, but before the end of the session managed to hold only two attempts. Suppose if we had left the track for the third time, the result could be better. However, on the eve of the second day of qualifications we are in a good position."
The partners Aleshina by Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Simon Pagano and Jacques Villeneuve showed the 7th and 27th result respectively. By the way, Villeneuve, in 1995 already won this race, also complained about difficulties with the machine settings.
On Sunday qualifying races in Indianapolis will continue.
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