The month of May may have gone Chevrolet's way, but Honda has gained an advantage since.
The DXC Technology 600 marked another disappointing event for AJ Foyt Racing as Tony Kanaan and Matheus Leist remain mired in the bottom half of the points standings.
Despite the larger consequence he faced, Will Power didn't blame rookie Zachary Claman De Melo for their crash under the lights in Texas.
Though a brush of the Turn 2 wall caused him to drop from the lead group, Zach Veach enjoyed a night of learning in Texas.
Scott Dixon used favorable fuel economy and a well-balanced car to his advantage as he became the third two-time race winner of 2018.
After half a season of racing, the impact of INDYCAR's new rule for setting the qualifying order at non-Indianapolis ovals was genuine for the first time.
Session results, entrant facts, the weekend schedule, weather forecast and more for the 2018 DXC Technology 600.
Scott Dixon turned the fast lap in final practice at Texas, denying former teammate Tony Kanaan the top spot.
Josef Newgarden will start from pole on a superspeedway for the first time in Saturday's DXC Technology 600 after topping qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway.
Graham Rahal will continue to drive for Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing for the next five years.