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Dec 14

Kanaan gets chance to learn universal kit at Sebring test

“It’s the same with a car. People are going to love the way this car looks, and it’s going to attract them more”

Tony KanaanAfter his first stint in a car equipped with the new universal aero kit, Tony Kanaan posted a photo of it on Instagram. Seven hours later, it had more than 2,700 likes and numerous positive comments about its appearance.

“To me, the look matters,” Kanaan said during a break in manufacturer testing today at Sebring International Raceway. “It matters to me and it matters to fans. Let’s put it this way: If you walk into a restaurant or an airport looking like a bum, it doesn’t matter who you are. People are going to judge you based on your appearance. That’s just the way humans are. But when you walk into that restaurant wearing a nice suit, people are going to treat you better.

In his first on-track work since signing with AJ Foyt Racing in October, Kanaan completed several long runs in the team’s No. 14 ABC Supply Chevrolet. After the morning session, he said it was too early to judge the feel of the new kit.

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source:  Indycar.com

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