The Argentine pilot Agostino Canapinorepresenting Juncos Hollinger Racing, was 26th on the grid for the Long Beach Grand Prixwhich this Sunday will take place for the third appointment of the Indycarthe most attractive category of motorsports in the United States.
The arrecieño, who makes his debut in the category this season, finished 13th. among the riders in his group with a time of 1m.07s.595/1000, with which he separated by a thousandths from his teammate Callum Ilott.
“Good progress today, tomorrow we will try to finish a very tough 85-lap race in Long Beach, gain experience and if possible some points,” Canapino wrote on his social media at the end of the day.
Pole position was taken by young American driver Kyle Kirkwood (Andretti Autosport), who had his first time in a qualifying event.
According to the Swede Marcus Ericsson and third the French Romain Grosjean, ex Formula 1.
The Long Beach GP, on a street circuit, will get underway this Sunday at 16:45 in Argentina with an exclusive Star+ broadcast.
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