Àlex Palou: ‘Proud to finish 2nd in Indianapolis. We will come back stronger ‘

After finishing second in the 500 Miles from Indianapolis, andl Barcelona pilot Àlex Palou has shown his satisfaction for caressing the victory for much of the race, while congratulating the champion, Helio Castroneves.

Thus, the pilot of Sant Antoni Vilamajor he explained to the microphones of the race that “I cannot be dissatisfied. We have the best car and Sling It has given us a lot of speed. I am proud to finish 2nd ”.

I think he was a little faster than Hélio, although then he passed me and I was unable to overtake him. Traffic hasn’t helped, but racing is like this

He also highlighted the “great battle” he had had with the winner Castroneves, so a second place tastes better “when you lose to the best.”

And when asked if the traffic on the Indianapolis oval has harmed him at key moments of the race, the driver of Chip Ganassi Racing He added that “you never know, the competition is like that, although I think he was a little faster than Hélio, although then he passed me and I was unable to overtake him. The traffic has not helped, but the races are like that ”.

They are some good points for the championship and a good experience in my seventh race in an oval

Finally, he praised again that “I am very proud and we hope to come back stronger. They are good points for the championship – which he leads – and a good experience in my seventh race in an oval ”.