The Verizon IndyCar Series drivers have an extremely busy day ahead of them on Tuesday as they will visit 21 cities across the USA and Canada to promote this weekend’s 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil.
Defending Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato heads to New York City. The Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing driver is joined in New York by Ed Carpenter Racing’s Danica Patrick who will appear on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon at 11.35PM ET on NBC. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports James Hinchcliffe who did not qualify for the race this weekend will also be in New York to promote the race.
Andretti Autosport’s 2014 Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter Reay heads to Washington whee he will be a guest of the Indiana Society of Washington.
Alexander Rossi headed to Portland, Oregon, the Verizon IndyCar Series newest venue where he visited the World of Speed Motorsports museum in Wilsonville to discuss the Indianapolis 500 and the Grand Prix of Portland.
Pole sitter for the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil, Ed Carpenter heads to Detroit, the home of Chevrolet but also the home of the next event on the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear, joining Carpenter in Detroit are Carlin Racing’s Max Chilton and Team Penske’s Will Power.
Ed Carpenter’s team mate Spencer Pigot who starts the Indy 500 from sixth place heads to Orlando.
Team Penske’s defending Verizon IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden and his team mate Simon Pagenaud head to Charlotte. Helio Castroneves heads to Chicago. Carlin Racing’s Charlie Kimball heads to St Louis.
Chip Ganassi Racing’s 2008 Indianapolis 500 champion and four time series champion Scott Dixon is joined by Harding Racing’s Gabby Chaves in Dallas Fort Worth.
Andretti Autosport’s Marco Andretti and Dreyer & Reinbold Racing’s Sage Karam head to Philidelphia.
James Davison, Jay Howard and Jack Harvey head to Cincinnati while Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser Sullivan Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais heads to Toronto, Canada.
It’s a short hop for Mathues ‘Matt’ Leist, Kyle Kaiser and Zachary Claman DeMelo as they head to Fort Wayne in Indiana.
Conor Daly head to Louisville. while Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s Graham Rahal will be busy as he heads to both Tampa and St Pertersburg in Florida.
Chip Ganassi Racing’s Ed Jones heads to Milwaukee while Andretti Autosport’s Carlos Munoz and Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing’s Oriol Servia head to Miami. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Robert Wickens heads to Dayton while AJ Foyt Racing’s Tony Kanaan heads to Houston.
Dreyer & Reinbold Racing’s JR Hildebrand and Andretti Autosport’s Stefan Wilson head to Denver.