Milwaukee IndyFest 2012: Start Time, Lineup, TV Schedule and More

Nicholas Goss@@NicholasGoss35Correspondent IJune 12, 2012

FORT WORTH, TX - JUNE 09:  Justin Wilson of England, driver of the #18 Sonny's BBQ Honda Dallara, speaks to the media after winning the IZOD IndyCar Series Firestone 550 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 9, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
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After an exciting Firestone 550 race in Texas last week, the IndyCar series will come to Wisconsin this weekend for the 2012 Milwaukee IndyFest.

Dario Franchitti will try to add another win to his impressive season thus far and also defend his title, after winning at Milwaukee last year.

Justin Wilson won the Firestone 550 last weekend and will hope to run another another good race to continue his climb up the standings.

Let's look at all the information you need so you don't miss any of the IndyCar excitement from Milwaukee this weekend.


Race Information

Watch: ABC

When: Saturday, June 16, at 12:00 p.m. ET

Where: Milwaukee Mile, West Allis, WI


Qualifying Information

When: Friday, June 15, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. ET


Starting Lineup for Milwaukee IndyFest

(Full lineup results will be posted when qualifying concludes.)


IndyCar Series Standings Ahead of the Milwaukee IndyFest

1) Will Power, 256 points

2) Scott Dixon, 220 points

3) James Hinchcliffe, 208 points

4) Helio Castroneves, 203 points

5) Simon Pagenaud, 199 points



Dario Franchitti will win the 2012 Milwaukee IndyFest and continue his pursuit of a fifth IndyCar series championship.

He has enjoyed good success at the Milwaukee Mile in the past, and he will be comfortable at this track on race day. Expect him to qualify with a strong time and come out victorious on Saturday afternoon.