Dale Coyne Racing announced on Thursday that Super Formula race winner Alex Palou will make his NTT IndyCar Series debut in 2020.
The 22 year old Spaniard who impressed during the 2019 Super Formula season in Japan will drive fof Dale Coyne Racing with Team Goh.
Speaking about the news he said:
I’m very excited about coming to America to race Indy cars. “I’m grateful for all that have helped me get to this point of my career and especially Dale Coyne and Mr. Kazumichi Goh for giving me this opportunity.
Team owner Dale Coyne stated:
We’re very pleased to partner with our friend of many years Kazumichi Goh in this collaborative effort for 2020. “We tested Alex at Mid-Ohio earlier this year and he impressed everyone. His rise in performance over the past three years shows great promise for the future.”
Kazumichi Goh said:
Alex shows great promise and we all are excited to continue our relationship with Alex and to see him progress his career towards the IndyCar series. “It will be an honor to be part of the Indianapolis 500, the Greatest Spectacle in Racing, and we hope to have the same success we achieved at Le Mans 24hr race with our overall win thanks to great team collaboration between Alex and Dale Coyne Racing.
Dale Coyne Racing will announce further plans for the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season in the new year.