Jan 20

Penske sees great things happening with new Indy car for 2018

“It’s a whole different driving technique”

Roger PenskeRoger Penske sounds eager to see how Verizon IndyCar Series drivers adapt to racing new cars with universal aero kits that reduce drag and require more skill to manage high speeds into the corners.

When the team owner with the most Indy car wins in history wasn’t expressing his satisfaction with how INDYCAR is helping teams manage costs with the 2018 car, he was praising its technical design Tuesday at the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center.

“What they’ve done from a competitive standpoint, and also when you look at it from the driver’s standpoint, it puts the driver back in the car,” Penske said at the car’s official unveiling. “It’s a whole different driving technique. It’s going to be interesting to see what drivers adapt to it quickly.

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source: Indycar.com