Jan 17

Concept becomes reality with formal introduction of new Indy car (+video)

Last year, the future was shared in the form of sketch drawings

Josef NewgardenToday at the North American International Auto Show, the Verizon IndyCar Series pronounced “The Future Starts Now” with its unveiling of a sleek, new 2018 race car at Cobo Center.

“I feel guilty standing between you and it because we think it’s gorgeous,” Mark Miles, CEO of Hulman & Company, the parent company of INDYCAR and Indianapolis Motor Speedway, told assembled media as he stood in front of an Indy car equipped with the universal aero kit to be used by all competitors beginning this season.

“We think it has really excited our fan base. This may be the public premiere, but there’s been a lot of talk, and we’re having trouble finding a critic.”

Check out the sizzling new “The Future Starts Now” video here.

The complete article here on Indycar.com