Bommarito Automotive Group 500 2018


2018 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Facts

Date August 25, 2018
Location Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison, IL
Course Gateway Motorsports Park,
248 laps on a 1.250 mile paved track (310.0 miles)

Bommarito Automotive Group 500 Facts

Venue Gateway Motorsports Park
First race 1997
First ICS race 2001
Distance 500 km (310 mi)
Laps 248
Previous names Motorola 300 (1997–2000)
Gateway Indy 250 (2001–2002)
Emerson Indy 250 (2003)
Most wins (driver) no repeat winners
Most wins (team) Penske Racing (4)

Schedule

2018 Bommarito Automotive Group 500 was an IndyCar Series occasion hung on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Gateway Motorsports Park, Madison, IL

Qualifying

Rank Driver Nbr Car
1   Scott Dixon 9 Honda
2   Alexander Rossi 27 Honda
3   Josef Newgarden 1 Chevrolet
4   Will Power 12 Chevrolet
5   Ryan Hunter-Reay 28 Honda
6   Simon Pagenaud 22 Chevrolet
7   Graham Rahal 15 Honda
8   James Hinchcliffe 5 Honda
9   Sebastien Bourdais 18 Honda
10   Marco Andretti 98 Honda
11   Ed Carpenter 20 Chevrolet
12   Ed Jones 10 Honda
13   Takuma Sato 30 Honda
14   Spencer Pigot 21 Chevrolet
15   Tony Kanaan 14 Chevrolet
16   Zach Veach 26 Honda
17   Charlie Kimball 23 Chevrolet
18   Matheus Leist 4 Chevrolet
19   Gabby Chaves 88 Chevrolet
20   Max Chilton 59 Chevrolet
21   Pietro Fittipaldi 19 Honda

Race

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner C/E/T Laps Led Pts
1 4 12 Will Power Verizon   (Roger Penske) D/C/F 248 93 51
2 2 27  Alexander Rossi NAPA Auto Parts   (Andretti Autosport) D/H/F 248 4 41
3 1 9 Scott Dixon PNC Bank / NTT Data   (Chip Ganassi) D/H/F 248 145 38
4 6 22 Simon Pagenaud Menards / Verizon   (Roger Penske) D/C/F 248 0 32
5 16 26 Zach Veach Relay Group 1001   (Andretti Autosport) D/H/F 248 2 31
6 14 21 Spencer Pigot Fuzzy’s Vodka / Direct Supply   (Ed Carpenter Racing) D/C/F 248 0 28
7 3 1 Josef Newgarden Verizon   (Roger Penske) D/C/F 248 0 26
8 12 10 Ed Jones NTT Data   (Chip Ganassi) D/H/F 248 0 24
9 13 30 Takuma Sato Mi-Jack / Panasonic   (Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing) D/H/F 247 4 23
10 7 15 Graham Rahal Mi-Jack / United Rentals   (Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing) D/H/F 247 0 20
11 21 19 Pietro Fittipaldi Paysafe   (Dale Coyne) D/H/F 247 0 19
12 11 20 Ed Carpenter Fuzzy’s Vodka   (Ed Carpenter Racing) D/C/F 247 0 18
13 15 14 Tony Kanaan ABC Supply Co.   (A.J. Foyt) D/C/F 246 0 17
14 10 98 Marco Andretti MilitaryToMotorsports.com / Curb   (AHA with Curb-Agajanian) D/H/F 246 0 16
15 8 5  James Hinchcliffe Arrow / Lucas Oil   (Schmidt Peterson Motorsports) D/H/F 246 0 15
16 18 4 Matheus Leist ABC Supply Co.   (A.J. Foyt) D/C/F 246 0 14
17 20 59 Max Chilton Gallagher   (Trevor Carlin) D/C/F 244 0 13
18 19 88 Gabby Chaves Harding Group / Valvoline   (Harding Racing) D/C/F 242 0 12
19 17 23 Charlie Kimball Tresiba   (Trevor Carlin) D/C/F 235 0 11
20 5 28 Ryan Hunter-Reay DHL   (Andretti Autosport) D/H/F 172 0 10
21 9 18 Sebastien Bourdais SealMaster / Sport Clips   (Dale Coyne w/Vasser-Sullivan) D/H/F 0 0 9

Past Winners

Season Date Driver Team Chassis Engine Race Distance Race Time Average Speed
(mph)
Laps Miles (km)
IndyCar Series
2001 August 26 Al Unser Jr. Galles Racing G-Force Oldsmobile 200 250 (402.336) 1:49:59 133.379
2002 August 25 Gil de Ferran Penske Racing Dallara Chevrolet 200 250 (402.336) 1:44:23 143.711
2003 August 10 Hélio Castroneves Penske Racing Dallara Toyota 200 250 (402.336) 1:50:53 135.286
2004

2016
Not held
2017 August 26 Josef Newgarden Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet 248 310 (498.897) 2:13:22 139.465
2018 August 25 Will Power Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet 248 310 (498.897) 1:59:30 155.644

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