The only team owner/driver in the field went out 19th as the track was heating up, yet turned in a four-lap run that put him third fastest at the time, behind only Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan.
Carpenter was later pushed down to fourth by the even swifter Colton Herta of Andretti Autosport.
His team-mate Rinus VeeKay – winner of last weekend’s race on the Indianapolis …Keep reading