Four IndyCar drivers have performed track tests with Dallara DW12s in a specification that simulates the weight and power of IndyCar’s newly-delayed 2024 hybrid engine package. After the tests, all four drivers came to the same conclusion: A new chassis is needed to carry the 2.4-liter twin-turbo V6s and energy recovery systems (ERS). The NTT
McLaren sources at Silverstone say that the plan to run a team in IndyCar has been shelved indefinitely. The team owners have decided that they must concentrate on returning to contention in Formula 1. The team began the season looking strong, with two double-points finishes for Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne in Australia and Bahrain.