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2014 Grand Prix of Long Beach qualifying: Hunter-Reay on pole

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Andretti Autosport driver Ryan Hunter-Reay took the pole for Sunday’s running of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, race No. 2 on the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule. His fastest lap during Firestone Fast Six qualifying was 104.462 mph (1:07.8219), ahead of James Hinchcliffe, who put down a fast lap of 104.280 mph (1:07.9403).

Sebastien Bourdais qualified third with a lap of 104.253 mph (1:07.9580), while Josef Newgarden qualified fourth at 104.173 mph (1:08.0097).Rookie Jack Hawksworth (104.108 mph/1:08.0525) and Simon Pagenaud (104.076 mph/1:08.0732) rounded out the Firestone Fast Six.

Scott Dixon, Marco Andretti, Helio Castroneves, Justin Wilson, rookie Carlos Munoz and Oriol Servia rounded out the top 12.

See the full field run-down here.

Zach Veach grabbed the pole for the IndyLights Presented by Cooper Tires race with a fast lap of 94.455 mph (1:15.0074), ahead of Gabby Chaves (94.40 mph/1:15.0349). Rookies Matthew Brabham, Alex Baron and Luiz Razia rounded out the top five – get the full field summary here.

The Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires race at 10:15 a.m. PT on Sunday. The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach goes green on Sunday at 1:50 p.m. PT. Keep up with the action at

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