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Detroit Grand Prix schedule, entry list, facts, numbers

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event date:
June 11th (Friday) -June 13th (Sunday)

Tracking: A 2.35 mile, 14-turn street course on Belle Isle, Detroit, Michigan.

Race distance: 2 x 70 laps / 164.5 miles

Push-to-pass parameters: Maximum 15 seconds per launch, total time 150 seconds (each race)

Firestone Tire Allocation: Throughout the weekend, each car will receive 8 sets of primary (9 sets of rookie), 5 sets of alternates and 7 sets of rain tires.

IndyCar schedule (local time, eastern standard time)

June 11th (Friday)

5.00-6.15pm – practice – Peacock Premium

Saturday, June 12

11.00-11.45am – Race 1 qualifying (2 rounds of knockout qualifying, 10 minutes each) – NBCSN and Peacock Premium
13:58 –
“Drivers, start the engine.”
2.05pm –
Green Flag: Detroit Race 1 Chevrolet Dual (70 laps) – NBC

June 13 (Sun)

9.15-10.00am – Race 2 qualifying (2 rounds of knockout qualifying, 10 minutes each) – NBCSN and Peacock Premium
12.43pm –
“Drivers, start the engine.”
From 12:50 pm
Green Flag: Detroit Race 2 Chevrolet Dual (70 laps) – NBC

Lee Diffie, along with analysts Townsend Bell and Paul Tracy, is a live announcer for the NBC coverage of the NTT IndyCar Series.

IndyCar Radio Network Broadcast: Mark Jaynes is the chief announcer alongside analysts Davey Hamilton and Nick Yeoman. Jake Query and Michael Young are turn announcers, and Ryan Mylane and Joel Sebastianneri are in the pit lane. The Detroit GP doubleheader will be broadcast live on the IndyCar mobile app provided by network affiliates, SiriusXM 205, indycar.com, and NTT DATA. All exercises and qualifying for the NTT IndyCar Series are available on the SiriusXM 205, indycar.com, and the IndyCar mobile app.

Lace notes

2019 Race Winners: Race 1-Josef Newgarden (Team Penske Chevrolet); Race 2-Scott Dixon (Chip Ganassi Racing Honda).

2019 NTT P1 Award Winners: Race 1 – Alexander Rossi (Andretti Autosport-Honda) 1 minute 14.1989 seconds (114.018mph); Race 2 – Joseph Newgarden (Team Penske-Chevrolet) 1 minute 14.8607 seconds (113.010mph).

Qualifying lap record: Takuma Sato (Andretti Autosport Honda), 2017, 1 minute 13.6732 seconds (114.831mph).

28 Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix this weekendTh And 29Th From 1989 to 1991, three more Detroit GPs took place on a 2.5-mile downtown track, with the IndyCar race at Bell Isle Park.

The drivers who entered this weekend’s race were Scott Dixon three times, Sebastien Baude, Will Power and Graham Rahal twice, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Josef Newgarden and Simon Pagenaud once. I have won. Rahal is the only driver to win both races over the weekend since the doubleheader event in 2013.

Notably, there have been 17 pole winners in the 25 Detroit GPs so far. Four of this year’s participants are two-time pole sitters: Dixon, Simon Pagenaud, Takuma Sato and Rossi. Other pole winners are New Garden, Power, and Rahal.

The event was canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, so more than seven drivers will encounter the 2.35 mile course for the first time – Romain Grosjean, Jak Ali Harvey, Jimmie Johnson, Dalton Kellett, Scott McLaughlin, Linus Vee Kay and Championship Leader Alex Palou must also overcome the race 1 grid penalty..

Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix Entry List

number. driver Birthplace Car name Team engine
2 Josef Newgarden Nashville, Tennessee Hitachi Team Penske Team Penske Chevrolet
3 Scott McLaughlin Christchurch, New Zealand PPG Team Penske Team Penske Chevrolet
Four Dalton Kellett Stouffville, Canada K-Line Insulators / AJ Foyt Racing AJ Foyt Enterprises-Chevrolet
Five Patricio O’Ward Monterrey, Mexico Schmidt McLaren SP Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet
7 Felix Rosenqvist Värnamo, Sweden Schmidt McLaren SP Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet
8 Marcus Ericsson Sweden, Kumura Husky Chocolate Chip Ganassi Racing Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
9 Scott Dixon Auckland, New Zealand PNC bank grows big Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
Ten Alex Palou Barcelona, ​​Spain American Legion Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
12 Will power Toowoomba, Australia Verizon 5G Team Penske Team Penske Chevrolet
14 Sebastien Bode France, Le Mans ROKiT / AJ Foyt Racing AJ Foyt Enterprises-Chevrolet
15 Graham Rahal New Albany, Ohio Fifth Third Bank * Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda
18 Ed Jones Dubai, United Arab Emirates Seal master Dale Coyne Racing with Wasser Sullivan Honda
20 Conor Daly Noblesville, Indiana U.S. Air Force Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet
twenty one Linus Vikay Hoofddorp, the Netherlands Sonax / Auto Geek Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet
twenty two Simon Pagenaud Montmorillon, France Menards Team Penske Team Penske Chevrolet
26 Colton Herta Valencia, California Gain bridge Andretti Autosport w / Curb Agajanian Honda
27 Alexander Rossi Nevada City, California Autonation / NAPA Auto Parts Andretti Autosport Honda
28 Ryan Hunter-Reay Fort Lauderdale, Florida DHL Andretti Autosport Honda
29 James Hinchcliffe Toronto, Canada Genesis Andretti Steinbrenner Autosport-Honda
30 Takuma Sato Tokyo Japan Panasonic / Mijack Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda
45 Santino Ferrucci Woodbury, Connecticut Hy-Vee Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda
48 Jimmie Johnson El Cajon, California Carbana Chip Ganassi Racing Chip Ganassi Racing Honda
51 Romain Grosjean Geneva, Switzerland Null Tech ODT Dale Coyne Racing with RWR-Honda
59 Max Chilton Reigate, UK Curlin Carlin Chevrolet
60 Jak Ali Harvey United Kingdom, Bassingham AutoNation / Sirius XM Meyer Shank Racing Honda

* = Graham Rahal’s # 15 RLL-Honda will be a major sponsor of United CallManager for the Sunday race.

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