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The 2018 Honda Indy Toronto was an IndyCar Series event held on July 15, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The race served as the 12th round of the 2018 IndyCar Series season. Reigning champion Josef Newgarden qualified on pole position,[2] while current leader Scott Dixon took victory in the 85-lap race.[3]

Canada 2018 Toronto
Race details
12th round of the 2018 IndyCar Series season
Toronto, Ontario street circuit track map.svg
DateJuly 15, 2018
Official nameHonda Indy Toronto
LocationExhibition Place
CourseTemporary road course
1.786 mi / 2.874 km
Distance85 laps
151.81 mi / 244.314 km
WeatherHot with temperatures reaching up to 28 °C (82 °F); wind speeds reaching up to 14.8 kilometres per hour (9.2 mph)[1]
Pole position
DriverJosef Newgarden (Team Penske)
Time59.4956
Fastest lap
DriverWill Power (Team Penske)
Time59.7140 (on lap 76 of 85)
Podium
FirstScott Dixon (Chip Ganassi Racing)
SecondSimon Pagenaud (Team Penske)
ThirdRobert Wickens (Schmidt Peterson Motorsports)

Contents

ResultsEdit

Key Meaning
R Rookie
W Past winner

QualifyingEdit

Pos No. Name Grp. Round 1 Round 2 Firestone Fast 6
1 1   Josef Newgarden W 1 1:14.4764 58.7733 59.4956
2 9   Scott Dixon W 1 1:12.7806 58.5546 59.6920
3 22   Simon Pagenaud 2 59.6056 58.6008 59.7630
4 12   Will Power 2 59.4840 58.9073 59.8818
5 27   Alexander Rossi 1 1:13.3045 58.8411 1:00.6273
6 28   Ryan Hunter-Reay W 2 59.6027 58.5807 1:00.6615
7 30   Takuma Sato 2 59.7443 59.0712
8 20   Jordan King R 1 1:14.2201 59.0862
9 5   James Hinchcliffe 1 1:14.5169 59.1581
10 6   Robert Wickens R 2 59.9357 59.1705
11 88   Conor Daly 1 1:14.3595 59.3133
12 4   Matheus Leist R 2 1:00.0484 59.4528
13 15   Graham Rahal 1 1:14.7769
14 98   Marco Andretti 2 1:00.1721
15 14   Tony Kanaan 1 1:14.9691
16 21   Spencer Pigot 2 1:00.1838
17 18   Sébastien Bourdais 1 1:15.1429
18 59   Max Chilton 2 1:00.2694
19 32   René Binder R 1 1:15.8928
20 23   Charlie Kimball 2 1:00.4313
21 10   Ed Jones 1 No time
22 26   Zach Veach R 2 1:00.5564
23 19   Zachary Claman DeMelo R 2 1:00.6416
OFFICIAL BOX SCORE

RaceEdit

Pos No. Driver Team Engine Laps Time/Retired Pit Stops Grid Laps Led Pts.1
1 9   Scott Dixon W Chip Ganassi Racing Honda 85 1:37:00.3100 2 2 49 53
2 22   Simon Pagenaud Team Penske Chevrolet 85 +5.2701 2 3 1 41
3 6   Robert Wickens R Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda 85 +6.7753 2 10 35
4 5   James Hinchcliffe Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda 85 +18.3362 2 9 32
5 23   Charlie Kimball Carlin Chevrolet 85 +18.8439 2 20 1 31
6 14   Tony Kanaan A. J. Foyt Enterprises Chevrolet 85 +30.4354 2 15 1 29
7 26   Zach Veach R Andretti Autosport Honda 85 +32.2732 2 22 26
8 27   Alexander Rossi Andretti Autosport Honda 85 +34.5257 6 5 24
9 1   Josef Newgarden W Team Penske Chevrolet 85 +35.5755 3 1 25 24
10 98   Marco Andretti Andretti Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian Honda 85 +38.9089 3 14 20
11 20   Jordan King R Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet 85 +39.3331 2 8 6 20
12 10   Ed Jones Chip Ganassi Racing Honda 85 +42.3674 4 21 18
13 88   Conor Daly Harding Racing Chevrolet 85 +46.5785 2 11 17
14 19   Zachary Claman DeMelo R Dale Coyne Racing Honda 85 +54.4973 2 23 16
15 4   Matheus Leist R A. J. Foyt Enterprises Chevrolet 85 +59.0749 5 12 15
16 28   Ryan Hunter-Reay W Andretti Autosport Honda 84 +1 lap 5 6 14
17 32   René Binder R Juncos Racing Chevrolet 83 +2 laps 3 19 13
18 12   Will Power Team Penske Chevrolet 83 +2 laps 4 4 1 13
19 18   Sébastien Bourdais Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser-Sullivan Honda 83 +2 laps 5 17 11
20 21   Spencer Pigot Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet 76 Contact 2 16 1 11
21 15   Graham Rahal Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda 68 +17 laps 4 13 9
22 30   Takuma Sato Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda 66 Contact 2 7 8
23 59   Max Chilton Carlin Chevrolet 34 Contact 1 18 7
OFFICIAL BOX SCORE

Notes: 1 Points include 1 point for leading at least 1 lap during a race, an additional 2 points for leading the most race laps, and 1 point for Pole Position.

Championship standings after the raceEdit

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2018 Honda Indy Toronto weather information". Old Farmers' Almanac. Retrieved 2018-08-31.
  2. ^ Malsher, David (July 14, 2018). "Toronto IndyCar: Newgarden snatches last-gasp pole". Motorsport.com. Motorsport Network. Retrieved July 16, 2018.
  3. ^ Malsher, David (July 15, 2018). "Toronto IndyCar: Dixon dominates, title rivals caught in carnage". Motorsport.com. Motorsport Network. Retrieved July 16, 2018.


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