Harding Racing announced on Tuesday that Conor Daly will compete in this weekend’s Honda Indy Toronto, round 12 of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule as the team begin to evaluate drivers for the 2019 season.
Daly who last drove in the Verizon IndyCar Series with Dale Coyne Racing at the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil in May and will drive in the No.88 Harding Group Chevrolet.
Speaking about the news, Harding Racing team president Brian Barnhart said:
At this point in the season, we are focusing all our attention on the 2019 season. “If we can expand to a two-car team, all remaining races and testing will offer driver evaluation opportunities to determine who will become Gabby’s teammate in 2019. Gabby is still fully employed and still under contract with Harding for the remainder of this year and in 2019.