was the only driver to duck under the 67sec barrier around the 2.38-mile roadcourse near Birmingham, Alabama
, setting a 1min06.9953sec lap, an average speed of 123.591mph.This put him a little over a tenth clear of Josef Newgarden
and a little under two-tenths ahead of Helio Castroneves
.Despite a wild moment through Turn 1, Mikhail Aleshin
eventually set a 1min07.2603sec lap ...