Indy 500 2015: Qualifying Results & Starting Lineup

Scott Dixon secured the pole for next Sunday's Indy 500. (Getty)

Scott Dixon secured the pole for next Sunday’s Indy 500. (Getty)

Scott Dixon won the pole position Sunday for next weekend’s 99th Indianapolis 500.

Dixon, the 2008 winner, recorded a 4-lap average speed of 226.760 miles per hour on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s 2.5-mile oval to lead all 33 qualifiers.

Joining Dixon in Row 1 will be Will Power (226.35O MPH) and Simon Pagenaud (226.145).

The Indy 500 will be run on Sunday, May 24, with an approximate green flag time of 12:15 p.m. Eastern.

Row 2 consists of 2013 winner Tony Kanaan, three-time victor Helio Castroneves (2001, 2002 and 2009) and Justin Wilson.

Ryan Hunter-Reay, who took the checkered flag a year ago, will start in Row 6.

Keep reading for the starting positions and race details for the 99th Indy 500:


Indy 500 Starting Positions



Average Speed in parenthesis
*Will move to the back due to a driver change
(R) – rookie

Row 1

Inside: Scott Dixon #9 (226.760 MPH)
Middle: Will Power #1 (226.350 MPH)
Outside: Simon Pagenaud #22 (226.145 MPH)

Row 2

Inside: Tony Kanaan #10 (225.503 MPH)
Middle: Helio Castroneves #3 (225.504 MPH)
Outside: Justin Wilson #25 (225.279 MPH)

Row 3

Inside: Sebastien Bourdais #11 (225.193 MPH)
Middle: Marco Andretti #27 (225.189 MPH)
Outside: Josef Newgarden #21 (225.187 MPH)

Row 4

Inside: JR Hildebrand #6 (225.099 MPH)
Middle: Carlos Munuz #26 (225.042 MPH)
Outside: Ed Carpenter #20 (224.883 MPH)

Row 5

Inside: Oriol Servia #32 (224.777 MPH)
Middle: Charlie Kimball #83 (224.743 MPH)
Outside: Juan Pablo Montoya #2 (224.657 MPH)

Row 6

Inside: Ryan Hunter-Reay #28 (224.573 MPH)
Middle: Graham Rahal #15 (224.290 MPH)
Outside: Carlos Huertas #18 (224.233 MPH)

Row 7

Inside: Simona de Silvestro #29 (223.838 MPH)
Middle: James Jakes #7 (223.790 MPH)
Outside: *Tristan Vautier #19 (223.747 MPH)

Row 8

Inside: Alex Tagliani #48 (223.722 MPH)
Middle: Sage Karam #8 (223.595 MPH)
Outside: James Hinchcliffe #5 (223.519 MPH)

Row 9

Inside: Conor Daly #43 (223.482 MPH)
Middle: Townsend Bell #24 (223.447 MPH)
Outside: Takuma Sato #14 (223.226 MPH)

Row 10

Inside: Pippa Mann #63 (223.104 MPH)
Middle: (R) Gabby Chaves #98 (222.916 MPH)
Outside: Sebastian Saavedra #17 (222.898 MPH)

Row 11

Inside: Jack Hawksworth #41 (223.738 MPH)
Middle: (R) Stefano Coletti #4 (222.001 MPH)
Outside: Bryan Clauson #88 (221.358 MPH)


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The Basics

What:

99th Indianapolis 500

When:

Sunday, May 24

Where:

Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Indianapolis, Indiana

Green Flag Time:

Approximately 12:15 p.m. Eastern

Channel:

ABC

Last Year’s Winner:

Ryan Hunter-Reay



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