The NTT IndyCar Series have reported no positive COVID 19 cases since the 2020 season began on June 6 with the Genesys 300 at Texas Motor Speedway.
In a statement released on Thursday, IndyCar said:
IndyCar has a rigorous process in place to protect the health and safety of our event participants, and this includes strict reporting guidelines along with additional steps such as communication of CDC COVID guidance, mandatory face coverings, required distancing, daily temperature screenings and post-event follow-ups.”
IndyCar went on to say:
There have been minimal incidents that based on medical guidance have required temporary isolation, and in some cases, testing. “The results of those tests have all been negative.
The NTT IndyCar Series and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series have worked together on their COVID 19 response since they returned to racing.
NASCAR have had three confirmed cases including seven time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson who this week tested for Chip Ganassi Racing on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course.
It is not know how many tests the NTT IndyCar Series have carried out since the sport returned.