Indianapolis 500 Entry List Taking Shape With The Addition Of Alonso

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The 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil is just over one month away and as preparations continue for the great spectacle in motorsport here is what we know so far as to who will be in field for the race.

Two time Indianapolis 500 winner Juan Pablo Montoya returns to the Brickyard with his former outfit Team Penske.

Team Penske Chevrolet:

1 Simon Pagenaud – Menards Chevrolet

2 Josef Newgarden – Verizon Chevrolet

3 Helio Castroneves – Hitachi Chevrolet

12 Will Power – Verizon Chevrolet

22 Juan Pablo Montoya – PPG Automotive Refinish Chevrolet

Chip Ganassi Racing return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with Honda power and will field their regular four car full time line up.

8 Max Chilton – Gallagher Honda

9 Scott Dixon

10 Tony Kanaan – NTT DATA Honda

83 Charlie Kimball – Tresiba® Honda

Reigning Indianapolis 500 champions Andretti Autosport are running a record number six cars this season with two time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso and his team McLaren joining the set up at the team for the race.

Jack Harvey – Michael Shank Racing

Fernando Alonso McLaren Andretti Autosport Honda

26 Takuma Sato

27 Marco Andretti

28 Ryan Hunter Reay – DHL Honda

98 Alexander Rossi – NAPA Auto Parts Honda

Ed Carpenter Racing will run two cars at the Indianapolis 500 this season

20 Ed Carpenter – Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet

21 JR Hildebrand – Ed Carpenter Racing Chevrolet

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing will field Oriol Servia alongside Graham Rahal.

15 Graham Rahal – Steak N’Shake Honda

16 Oriol Servia – Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda

Juncos Racing

AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet will run Zach Veach alongside their regular drivers.

Zach Veach – ABC Supply Co Chevrolet

4 Conor Daly – ABC Supply Co Chevrolet

14 Carlos Munoz – ABC Supply Co Chevrolet

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

5 James Hinchcliffe – Arrow Electronics Honda

7 Mikhail Aleshin – SMP Racing Honda

77  Jay Howard – Team One Cure Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda

Dale Coyne Racing Honda

18 Sebastien Bourdais – Dale Coyne Racing Honda

19 Ed Jones – Dale Coyne Racing Honda

61 Pippa Mann – Dale Coyne Racing Honda

88 Gabby Chaves – Harding Group Chevrolet – Harding Racing

 

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