Verizon IndyCar Series driver Ed Jones who has signed to race for Chip Ganassi Racing for 2018 has told Paddock Eye that he expects to perform with team and the team expect him and Scott Dixon to perform from the word go starting with the Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg.
Jones will drive for the new car for the first time in January and told Paddock Eye that he feels the cars will more exciting for the drivers to race with and for there to be closer racing in 2018.
Jones said that his driving style is very different to Scott Dixon’s and he feels he will be able to learn at from the Iceman.
Jones said that it is great to transition between all of the tracks on the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in terms of ovals and street and road courses. In terms of his favourite circuits, Jones said the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is his favourite oval circuit while the circuit at Long Beach is his favourite road and street coursejON