PALMETTO, Fla. – Following the schedule announcement today from Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires’ sanctioning body IndyCar, Andersen Promotions has also confirmed a revised calendar to run in conjunction with the NTT IndyCar Series.
To recover the two races lost at Barber Motorsports Park and Circuit of The Americas, triple header rounds for all three levels – Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires, the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires and the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship – will take place at Road America and the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, helping to reduce costs to teams while maintaining an 18-race event schedule.
“With all the challenges the world is facing these days, it has been a positive experience working with our partners at IndyCar in preserving a full event calendar for the Road to Indy,” said Dan Andersen, Owner and CEO of Andersen Promotions. “The loss of COTA and Barber is unfortunate, as we very much enjoy racing at those great venues, but the solutions we have worked out will maintain full 18-race schedules for all three Road to Indy Championships while still delivering the variety and excitement that our program has come to be known for. It’s a bit compressed, but under the circumstances, I am delighted with this schedule.”
The revised schedule is as follows, with the season-ending awards banquet for all three series to take place in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Updated 2020 Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires Schedule:
June 19-21 – Road America – Triple Header Rounds
July 2-3 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course – Double Header Rounds*
July 10-12 – Streets of Toronto – Double Header Rounds
Aug. 7-9 – Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course – Triple Header Rounds
Aug. 21 – Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Freedom 100 (Indy Lights)
Aug. 22 – Lucas Oil Raceway – Freedom 90/75 (Indy Pro 2000/USF2000)
Aug. 29 – World Wide Technology Raceway – Indy Lights/Indy Pro 2000
Sept. 11-13 – Portland Int’l Raceway – Double Header Rounds
Sept. 18-20 – WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca – Double Header Rounds
TBA – Streets of St. Petersburg – Double Header Rounds