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IndyCar: Scott McLaughlin Earns Music City GP Pole at Nashville – Full Qualifying Results

IndyCar: Scott McLaughlin Earns Music City GP Pole at Nashville - Full Qualifying Results

2023 Big Machine Music City GP at Nashville – Qualifying Results
Pos  Driver  Team  Engine
1 Scott McLaughlin Team Penske Chevrolet
2 Pato O’Ward Arrow McLaren Chevrolet
3 Colton Herta Andretti Autosport Honda
4 Alex Palou Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
5 David Malukas Dale Coyne Racing Honda
6 Romain Grosjean Andretti Autosport Honda
7 Will Power Team Penske Chevrolet
8 Kyle Kirkwood Andretti Autosport Honda
9 Josef Newgarden Team Penske Chevrolet
10 Alexander Rossi Arrow McLaren Chevrolet
11 Linus Lundqvist Meyer Shank Racing Honda
12 Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
13 Christian Lundgaard Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda
14 Felix Rosenqvist Arrow McLaren Chevrolet
15 Graham Rahal Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda
16 Marcus Armstrong Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
17 Helio Castroneves Meyer Shank Racing Honda
18 Callum Ilott Juncos Hollinger Racing Chevrolet
19 Rinus VeeKay Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet
20 Marcus Ericsson Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
21 Santino Ferrucci AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet
22 Jack Harvey Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda
23 Agustin Canapino Juncos Hollinger Racing Chevrolet
24 Sting Ray Robb Dale Coyne Racing Honda
25 Benjamin Pedersen AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet
26 Devlin DeFrancesco Andretti Autosport Honda
27 Ryan Hunter-Reay Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet

Scott McLaughlin backed up his pole from Nashville last season with a monster lap in the final round today. It is the first pole of the season for McLaughlin, who was the only Team Penske driver to make the Firestone Fast Six. Pato O’Ward will start alongside McLaughlin on the front row. Colton Herta and championship points leader Alex Palou share Row 2 and David Malukas and Romain Grosjean start from Row 3 on Sunday.

Will Power just missed out on the Firestone Fast Six, but will start alongside Kyle Kirkwood in Row 4. Nashville native Josef Newgarden will start his home race in Row 5 next to Alexander Rossi. Linus Lundqvist is making his IndyCar debut, filling in for the injured Simon Pagenaud in the No. 60 Meyer Shank Racing Honda. The rookie did a tremendous job in his first outing, qualifying in 11th position.

Defending race winner Scott Dixon crashed in the second round of qualifying and will start 12th tomorrow. The six-time series champion is still searching for his first win this season, as he looks to extend his record of consecutive seasons (18) with at least one victory. The Chip Ganassi Racing driver will tie Tony Kanan for the most consecutive starts (318) when he takes the green flag tomorrow.

Christian Lundgaard and Felix Rosenqvist each just missed out on advancing out…

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