Today marks the first big group test for the Verizon IndyCar Series at NOLA Motorsports Park. At least 12 cars from six teams are on hand to test at what is now the lone new circuit on the 2015 series calendar.
Teams do not yet have the new aero kits, so this test is being done with the 2012-2014 aero package.
Here’s a quick roundup of posts as teams and drivers get ready to go for the day. Further updates will come throughout the afternoon.
Here’s Team Penske’s two new items for the year – a new number for series champion Will Power (1) and a new driver for the fourth car in Simon Pagenaud (22):
Slight delay for KVSH Racing getting out on track, but eventually Sebastien Bourdais and Stefano Coletti will roll:
Luca Filippi of CFH Racing looks forward to the day:
As does Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing:
More to follow…