News Details

'Sign me up for more!' Johnson gets long-awaited IndyCar run

NASCAR star Jimmie Johnson’s dream of driving an IndyCar finally came to fruition on Tuesday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway where the seven-time Cup champion climbed into Felix Rosenqvist’s No. 10 Chip Ganassi Racing NTT DATA Honda to lap the 2.4-mile road course. It was Johnson’s third attempt to test a Dallara DW12 IndyCar chassis, two previous outings cancelled due to COVID-19. But the 44-year-old finally got a taste of the 750hp 2.2-liter twin-turbo V6 Honda power, Firestone tires, and a few thousand pounds of downforce with CGR’s Scott Dixon in attendance as driver coach. “That was incredible,” Johnson said in a social media post. “Today more than exceeded my...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Johnson completes his long-awaited IndyCar test

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson was finally able to complete...

The Week in IndyCar, July 23

Ed Carpenter Racing/Carlin Racing driver Conor Daly calls into The Week In...
-1w from Racer.com

Third IndyCar engine supplier 'will happen' amid...

IndyCar president Jay Frye says he remains confident that a third engine...
-1w from AutoSport.com

IndyCar doubleheaders set for Mid-Ohio, Gateway

As forecast last week by RACER, the 2020 IndyCar schedule is about to get...
-1w from Racer.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2015 IndyCarToday.com
IndyCarToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with IndyCar.