Video: Franchitti, Kimball visit NBC’s “Today” show

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Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti and Chip Ganassi Racing teammate Charlie Kimball were busy today in New York getting the word out about the new IZOD IndyCar Series season.

As part of their media tour, they made a special television appearance this morning on NBC’s “Today” show, which you can see here.

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The Ganassi duo also stopped by for a chat on CNBC’s “Street Signs,” which you can see below. You can catch Franchitti, Kimball and the rest of the IndyCar gang as they race in the season-opening Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg (Fla.) on Sun., March 24 at Noon ET — only on the NBC Sports Network.

IndyCar 2017 driver review: All posts, one place

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In case you missed any of MotorSportsTalk’s extensive 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series driver-by-driver reviews on NBCSports.com, we’ve combined them all into one post.

See the full rankings below. Of the 38 drivers that raced at least once this year, 23 of them ran anywhere from six races to the full 17-race schedule, and got a full review. Drivers who competed in four or fewer races were packaged into the “remaining part-timers” post.

1. Josef Newgarden
2. Simon Pagenaud
3. Scott Dixon
4. Helio Castroneves
5. Will Power
6. Graham Rahal
7. Alexander Rossi
8. Takuma Sato
9. Ryan Hunter-Reay
10. Tony Kanaan
11. Max Chilton
12. Marco Andretti
13. James Hinchcliffe
14. Ed Jones
15. JR Hildebrand
16. Carlos Munoz
17. Charlie Kimball
18. Conor Daly
19. Mikhail Aleshin
20. Spencer Pigot / 22. Ed Carpenter
21. Sebastien Bourdais / 25. Esteban Gutierrez
23-24, 26-38. All the rest