Andretti won his first career pole on this track 5 years ago.
Although he is second in the points standings this season, Andretti has yet to win a race in 2013. Seven different drivers have won the first eight races.
Andretti's teammate James Hinchcliffe qualified second with a speed of 170.418 mph.
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