Andretti team looking sharp at Indy

Updated: May 21, 2012, 9:35 PM ET
By John Oreovicz | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- With 33 entries competing for 33 places on the grid, the typical "bumping" that is part of Indianapolis 500 lore was nonexistent in 2012.

Ed Carpenter filled the traditional 33-car field shortly after 2 Sunday afternoon, leaving the track open for nearly four hours of free practice.

The lack of urgency about being bumped led to some teams accepting qualifying speeds well off Ryan Briscoe's 226.484 mph pole-winning pace. Bryan Clauson and Simona De Silvestro ...

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