Friday, July 11, 2014
Iowa Speedway Friday July 11th, 2014
By Dean Reller
It's a double header weekend at Iowa Speedway. I'll be covering both the American Ethanol 200 for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and the Iowa Corn Indy 300 for the Verizon IndyCar Series.
4:30PM IndyCar Practice is over. Juan Pablo Montoya was fastest with a lap of 17.4327 seconds. Followed by: Will Power, James Hinchcliffe, Takuma Sato, Scott Dixon, Graham Rahal, Calos Munoz, Tony Kanaan, Mikhail Aleshin, Marco Andretti.
Camping World Truck Series Qualifying is coming up at 4:40, IndyCar Qualifying is at 6:00. The Truck Series race will start at 7:30 and is televised on Fox Sports 1.
11:30 AM Light rain is currently falling and all on track activities are currently on hold. Both series were able to get a single practice session in before the rain moved in.
Final Practice for the Camping World Truck Series has been cancelled. Qualifying is still on schedule.
In the only practice for the Truck Series, Bubba Wallace topped the charts with a lap of 22.949 seconds. Matt Crafton was 2nd quick, followed by Timothy Peters, Erik Jones, Cole Custer, Joey Coulter, Justin Lofton, Jeff Choquette, Chase Pistone and German Quiroga.
James Hinchcliffe was fastest in the Verizon IndyCar practice with a lap of 17.5249 seconds. Followed by Tony Kanaan, Carlos Munoz, Charlie Kimball, Marco Andretti, Ryan Brisco, Will Power, Juan Pablo Montoya, Scott Dixon and Ryan Hunter-Reay.