- Qualifying: April 14, 2012
- Race Day: April 15, 2012
- City: Long Beach
- Country: U.S.A.
- Laps: 85
- Lap Distance (Mile): 1.968
- Pagenaud Chases Power to the Finish at Long Beach
- Simon Pagenaud and his Honda-powered Schmidt Hamilton Motorsports team came up just eight-tenths of a second short in their charge during the final laps of the Grand Prix of Long Beach.
- Franchitti To Start First At Long Beach
- Dario Franchitti will start from the IZOD IndyCar Series pole Sunday at the Grand Prix of Long Beach, following qualifying action Saturday at the 1.986-mile Southern California street circuit.