Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Alexander Rossi placed 13th, surrounded by the Penskes of Will Power, Juan Pablo Montoya and Hélio Castroneves, the three-time victor the most productive runner, completing 117 laps.
Sato, who has been an IndyCar driver since 2010, believes Alonso has mastered giving technical feedback on ovals during this week of practice at Indianapolis. They're all very supportive of me and keep wishing me good luck.
Alonso has completed four days of the opening week of practice for his first Indy 500, which he is contesting in a McLaren-Honda entry run by Andretti Autosport.
Bourdais, who spent parts of two seasons in Formula One with Toro Rosso, posted the fastest lap of 233.116 miles per hour (375.164 kph) around the famed 2.5 mile super speedway on what is known as "Fast Friday". Bourdais has had two engine failures this month, one in the INDYCAR Grand Prix last weekend, and a second yesterday in practice at the north end of the track. "Especially if he comes out here and runs well, I think that will make a lot of drivers evaluate or investigate trying to get into the vehicle for the 500 [in future]". That total included the first systems check lap of the week recorded by 1996 Indy 500 champion Buddy Lazier in his No. 49 Lazier Racing-Stalk It-Tivoli Lodge Chevrolet. It's clearly fantastic for INDYCAR - that's easy for everyone to see - but it's also great for Fernando and great for Formula One. Right around 6:15 p.m. near the Pagoda stage, race officials will have the qualifying draw.
It was a natural for fellow-IndyCar Series team-owner Bobby Rahal to ask Penske to serve as honorary chairman of the newly formed Mark Donohue Foundation, a nonprofit of the Road Racing Drivers Club, of which Rahal is president.
"And that's why on May 28, on the biggest weekend in motor sports, I won't be with my Formula 1 team at the Monaco Grand Prix". You're not trying to bring somebody on who has very little experience driving high-performance cars and being in different racing situations.
Rahal added that the foundation will carry on Donohue's memory. "We need to help secure the future for this program".
This takes away a key advantage for the Indiana Pacers and Utah Jazz when it comes to trying to re-sign their stars. If he would of made an "All-NBA" team, the Pacers could offer 6-7 million more per season and an extra year.
On Tuesday night, the official 2017 NBA Draft order was revealed in NY and the second-likeliest scenario unfolded for the Knicks . After the lottery ended, Pierce wrote on twitter: "And look what I leave behind for the Celts on my way out #1 pick".
Metro area data released Thursday show Columbus adding 800 jobs since April of a year ago , with the local job total at 121,100. The 37,400-strong jump in jobs boosted the Australian dollar AUD=D4 which rose a third of a USA cent to a two-week high.
The smartphone runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat and support Hi-Res Audio, DTS virtual surround sound, and a 5-magnet speaker. The Asus ZenFone AR features a vapor cooling system which prevents the handset from overheating when using Tango and Daydream.
In the women s tournament, Venus Williams overcame determined Briton Johanna Konta to win their third-round clash 6-1, 3-6, 6-1. The Spaniard was too strong and too clever for Jack Sock, winning 6-3 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals.
Behind David Johnson , the Cardinals only have Kerwynn Williams, 2016 undrafted rookie Elijhaa Penny, fifth-round pick T.J. Well, it's basically the same logic I just used predicting Blount scoring under 10 rushing touchdowns in 2017.
James Bowden, 32, is believed to have shot a 46-year-old sheriff's deputy along with two other people in Yell County on Thursday. They had said the suspect had been located in a home in rural Arkansas and negotiators were trying to contact the suspect.
At In-N-Out, you can order burgers, shakes, fries and grilled cheeses, with Five Guys also adding hot dogs and BLTs to their menu. Five Guys began expanding beyond the Washington D.C. area in 2003 and came to Fresno's River Park in 2010.
Hopefully Transformers: The Last Knight will exceed its low expectations come the film's release. Only one world will survive: "theirs, or ours", says Paramount.
Lexi Thompson shoots 65 to lead Kingsmill Championship
Thompson ranks second on tour in driving distance (276 yards) and second in greens in regulation (79.49 percent). She leads a trio of American players at 5 under, including Gerina Piller, Brittany Lincicome and Angel Yin .
Largest Indian bank's profit surges as loan provisions fall
Adding that slippages are slowing down, she said the lender refreshed the watch list this year as compared to last year's list. Loan growth was at 7.92 percent for the year ended March 2017, with home and auto loans growth continuing to be strong.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Posted gains of 0.77% in the Last Trade
Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 10,507,127 shares of the company's stock, valued at $756,408,072.73. Abbott Laboratories (ABT) have shown a high EPS growth of 0.00% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -58.60% yoy.
Applications for US jobless aid fell to 3-month low of 232K
The total number claiming benefits fell by 22,000 to 1,898,000, also a third straight drop its lowest point since November 1988. The four-week moving average of initial claims, which evens out weekly volatility, decreased last week to 240,750.
Five Men's Golf Programs Remain in Pursuit of National Title
Penn State will compete in the NCAA championships at Richard Harvest Farms - hosted by Northern Illinois - from May 26-31. UNLV claimed the team title at the Kampen Course at Purdue, shooting a eight-over 872 to beat Auburn by three strokes.
UN court orders Pakistan not to execute Indian national
The circumstances of Jadhav's arrest remain disputed, Judge Abraham said while reading out the world court's verdict. Qureshi said that India owns Jadhav as its national and that there should be no interference on Pakistani soil.
OnePlus is partnering with DxOmark
DxO is best known for creating the photography benchmark DxoMark against which all smartphone cameras are measured. Rumors have been swirling for weeks that OnePlus is planning a dual-lens camera for the OnePlus 5.
ICJ to pronounce verdict on Jadhav death sentence
International Court of Justice (ICJ) gave its verdict today, ruling in favour of India in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case. Indian lawyers argued that the restrictions amounted to a breach of the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations.
General Motors is leaving SA
General Motors said the move was prompted by last year's 21 percent drop in sales when the company sold 25,823 vehicles. GM India started its Indian journey in 1996 and now offers products under the Chevrolet brand in the country.
The Top Five Most Suprising WWE Smackdown Moments of 2017
A challenge was issued for a six-woman tag team match at Backlash , so Shane McMahon is here to host an official contract signing. The No. 1 contenders to the United States and WWE Championships collide just days before their title matches at WWE Backlash .