Mikhail Alyoshin has completed a qualifying races before the second stage of the IndyCar
At Phoenix International Raceway in Arizona USA held the qualifications before the second race of the season severoamerikanskih racing series IndyCar. The representative of the Russian pilot SMP Racing Mikhail Alyoshin will start the race 13th in tomorrow's race.In 2014 Mikhail Aleshin became the first Russian who took part in the most prestigious North American IndyCar series. After spending a full season in the championship, the SMP Racing pilot was forced to abort it because of the accident in training on an oval track in the Fountain. However, the Russian finished his first season at the 16th position and was recognized as one of the best newcomers of the championship-2014.In 2015, Mikhail Aleshin made up for lost time by taking part in the final race of the IndyCar season at SONOMA, where he finished in the top ten.In 2016 the Russians returned in this prestigious championship, where on the first stage earned 30 points, entering the top five, and the results of the qualifying heats secured the 13th starting position before the second stage of the series in Arizona."It was a good qualification, - noted Mikhail Alyoshin. - Yes, we expected some better results, but given the fact that I was the only one not held at this track pre-season tests" class="posttag">tests, it was quite good. In the end, being the third among the owners of Honda motors - it already means a lot. We have earned a good position and tomorrow will do everything to "outdo" and realize its full potential, and even more."Race the second stage of the IndyCar Series starts in the night from Saturday to Sunday, at 0415 Moscow time.
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