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    Qualifying

    Fred is third fastest after his run. We'll see how it stands up at the end.
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    He ended up 7th. I'm looking forward to tomorrow. It will be extraordinary if he qualified in the top 3!
    Too bad about Bourdais
    Sebastien Bourdais suffered "multiple fractures to his pelvis and a fracture to his right hip" after a horror crash during qualifying for the Indy 500.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tazio View Post
    He ended up 7th. I'm looking forward to tomorrow. It will be extraordinary if he qualified in the top 3!
    Too bad about Bourdais
    Not so fun for Bourdais. That was a nasty hit, glad its only that much (relatively speaking) damage. Fred looked very smooth on his run, especially for a rookie.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Starter View Post
    Not so fun for Bourdais. That was a nasty hit, glad its only that much (relatively speaking) damage. Fred looked very smooth on his run, especially for a rookie.
    Fred has been incredibly methodical in his approach. Of course having a car, and team capable of running (starting) at the front helps. The one thing he can't control is luck, and in this race it will be a factor!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tazio View Post
    Fred has been incredibly methodical in his approach. Of course having a car, and team capable of running (starting) at the front helps. The one thing he can't control is luck, and in this race it will be a factor!
    As will drafting and running in traffic on an oval, which is something he is not really used to.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Starter View Post
    Not so fun for Bourdais. That was a nasty hit, glad its only that much (relatively speaking) damage....
    Almost reminded me of Gordon Smiley's fatal qualifying crash in 82'. Glad we didn't get the same result.
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