Scott Dixon and Will Power were impressed by the Aeroscreen during its maiden outing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Though some electricity seems better than none, interest from potential manufacturers may be dampened by the cost-saving nature of INDYCAR’s 2022 hybrid regulations.
Hybrid technology will pair with updated internal combustion engines for the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season and beyond.
Friday’s unique schedule at Iowa saw qualifying-specific and race-ready setups hit the track hours apart with the most emphasis being placed on strong race pace.
Red Bull Advanced Technologies and INDYCAR will introduce a new Aeroscreen device in time for the 2020 season.
Engine manufacturers interested in competing against Chevrolet and Honda remain in contact with INDYCAR.
IMSA’s split prototype classes solves some but not all of the problems created by years of a joint class.