Fans of the Verizon IndyCar Series were treated to something very special on Wednesday as the new era 2018 Chevrolet and Honda aero kits made their on track debut at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The test which was conducted by series veterans Juan Pablo Montoya and Oriol Servia was open to the public and judging by the feedback on social media on Tuesday evening the new kits went down a treat.
The series has shown time and time again that their fans opinions are extremely important with president of competition and operations with IndyCar Jay Frye saying on Monday during a media conference call that the series put out teasers on social media and other platforms over the last 18 months to get reaction and opinion from fans on what they wanted to see on the new aero kits.
The teams in the Verizon IndyCar Series can expect delivery of the new kits in November with testing beginning in January.
The Verizon IndyCar Series heads to Mid-Ohio this weekend for the Honda Indy 200 with championship on a knife edge.
Scott Dixon leads the way by three points from Team Penske’s Helio Castroneves with just five races remaining this season.