Race Report: Honda Indy Toronto

July 16, 2018

 

 

TORONTO—They call him “The Ironman” and he proved once again why.

 

Competing in his 295th straight IndyCar race, Tony Kanaan posted his best finish of the season–sixth—in this year’s most physical race yet. His younger competitors were citing it as their toughest race yet and with good reason. Temperatures soared into the low 90s making driving on the bumpy, 11-turn, 1.786-mile street course through Toronto’s Exhibition Place even more draining than usual.

 

 “Great day for the ABC Supply team--we finally had everything going our way,” said Kanaan, who at 43, looked none the worse for wear. “We had good stops, good passing and obvious