The NTT IndyCar Series makes their first of three scheduled trips to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this season this weekend for the GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis chich takes places on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course layout.
The event marks the second race of the 2020 season and is the first time in nearly a month that the drivers will be on track. It is also the first road course event of the season following the Texas Motor Speedway oval.
The event will be the first time that the teams will have experienced using the Aeroscreen in Racing conditions on a road course as most of the drivers had conducted Spring Training at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin Texas.
Some familiar faces return to the series this weekend with Spencer Pigot teaming up with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing in partnership with Citrone Buhl Autosport to drive the No.45 Embrace Pittsburgh Honda while over at Carlin Max Chilton will be in the No.59 Gallagher Chevrolet for his first race of the season.
Andretti Autosport’s James Hinchcliffe will be back in action this weekend in the No.29 Genesys Honda while over at AJ Foyt Racing Dalton Kellett will make his NTT IndyCar Series race debut alongside full time driver Charlie Kimball.
It is going to be a great race as Scott Dixon in the No.9 PNC Bank Honda for Chip Ganassi Racing looks to extend his championship lead following a dominant win in the season opening Genesys 300 at Texas Motor Speedway last month.