With the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series just one week away, The Checkered Flag takes you through everything you need to know ahead of the season-opener at St. Petersburg.
Virgin Australia Supercars Championship
Virgin Australia Supercars champion, Scott McLaughlin, has stated that he is “living the dream” after testing with Team Penske’s IndyCar squad at COTA earlier this week.
Virgin Australia Supercars champion, Scott McLaughlin, will make his NTT IndyCar Series later this year at the Grand Prix of Indianapolis, driving the #2 Penske Chevrolet.
Team Penske’s Josef Newgarden has won the 2019 Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. The American edged reigning champion Scott Dixon to take the victory, with pole-sitter Will Power taking third place.
Mark Miles, CEO of IndyCar’s parent company, has confirmed that talks are ongoing regarding a potential return to Surfers Paradise in 2020.
Team Penske have extended their partnership with PPG Automotive Refinish. The new deal will see the company sponsor Ryan Blaney for six races in the NASCAR Cup Series.
It has been announced today that Hulman & Company, the owners of the NTT IndyCar Series and Indianapolis Motor Speedway, have been aquired by Penske Entertainment Corp., a subsidiary of Team Penske.
A national TCR series is set to be introduced in Australia for 2019, further expanding the reach of the TCR movement.