McLaren Racing Chief Executive Officer Zak Brown says that the US is a big market for the team and it is the reason that they are returning to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for this years Indianapolis 500.
Brown has confirmed that when it comes to exposure for their partners in the US, IndyCar and the Indianapolis 500 are better prospects for the partners compared to the opportunities that Formula One currently offers in the US.
The Indianapolis 500 is the world’s largest single day sporting event which gives the team an incredible foundation to build on for the future.
Paddock Eye understands that McLaren will make a full-time move into the IndyCar Series in 2020.
McLaren will partner with Chevrolet for the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500.