The Verizon IndyCar Series teams take to the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway today to kick start the racing action at the Brickyard with the opening sessions of the IndyCar Grand Prix of Indianapolis on the Speedway’s Road course.
Team Penske go into the race as the favourites having won three of the last four events here. Defending series champion Josef Newgarden in the No.1 Verizon Chevrolet heads into the weekend with plenty of momentum having taken victory last time out at Barber Motorsports Park.
Will Power heads into the weekend as the defending Indianapolis race winner so he will be hoping for a strong weekend.
Helio Castroneves makes his Verizon IndyCar Series race return this weekend in the No.3 Verizon Chevrolet so we will get to see how he gets on with racing the new aero kit.
The IndyCar Grand Prix of Indianapolis at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is the perfect curtain raiser for the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil.