The Verizon IndyCar Series and Indianapolis Motor Speedway have confirmed that the planned oval test at the circuit next week has been postponed until the end of April due to poor weather that has been forecast for the Indianapolis area next week.
The test schedule has been moved to April 30th – May 2nd.
It has also been confirmed that these test days will be open to the public and will also be broadcast via the official Verizon IndyCar Series youtube channel and via http://racecontrol.indycar.com
On Monday April 30th, the following drivers will take part in the test
Marco Andretti, Sebastien Bourdais, Ed Carpenter, Helio Castroneves, Gabby Chaves, Max Chilton, Scott Dixon, Jack Harvey, James Hinchcliffe, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Ed Jones, Tony Kanaan, Charlie Kimball, Josef Newgarden, Simon Pagenaud, Spencer Pigot, Will Power, Graham Rahal, Alexander Rossi, Takuma Sato, Zach Veach
The open test will take place from 10AM to noon and from 1PM to 5PM.
On Tuesday May 1st, Rookie Orientation Programme will take place from 10AM to 1PM with Pietro Fittipaldi, Matheus ‘Matt’ Leist, Kyle Kaiser and Robert Wickens taking part.
The IndyCar refresher track time will take place from 2PM to 5PM with Danica Patrick, Jay Howard and Sage Karam all on track.
On Wednesday May 2nd, Chevrolet and Honda will carry out manufacturer testing with Ed Carpenter, Gabby Chaves, Max Chilton, Scott Dixon, James Hinchcliffe, Ed Jones, Tony Kanaan, Charlie Kimball, Matheus Leist, Danica Patrick, Spencer Pigot, Robert Wickens all in action on track.