Neither track is on the 2021 schedule, and as a result, IndyCar is left with a mere four oval races at just three different oval tracks, both respective lows since the reunification in 2008. 179 views.

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IndyCar's schedule for 2021 looks similar to what this year was supposed to be in a lot of ways, but there are some notable differences. Richmond Raceway replaced Pocono Raceway on the 2020 schedule after a seven-year run for the latter but failed to host what would have been its first race since 2009 due to the pandemic. The 2021 schedule for the NTT IndyCar series has been released, with the Circuit of the Americas dropped after just one event, the Iowa Speedway removed, and Richmond not featuring. In total, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway and the Raceway on Belle Isle are slated to host more than 40% of the season’s 17 races, a stat that is almost 2020-esque given how many tracks have hosted doubleheaders this year just to get to a 14-race calendar. IndyCar: Josef Newgarden’s rally kept incredible streak intact, IndyCar: Scott Dixon’s 6th title ends long streak, IndyCar: Alex Palou to drive for Chip Ganassi Racing in 2021, IndyCar team shutting down following 2020 season, IndyCar: Felix Rosenqvist to drive for Arrow McLaren SP in 2021, IndyCar: Indianapolis results, standings - Josef Newgarden closes the gap, Jamal Adams Won't Play for Seahawks vs. Dolphins Because of Groin Injury, IndyCar: Indianapolis starting lineup - Rinus VeeKay takes pole, IndyCar: Alarming stat shows the uphill battle Josef Newgarden faces. IndyCar reveals 2021 schedule, two ovals gone.

SUBSCRIBE NOW As low as $49 for one year. The races on the streets of Toronto and at Portland International Speedway and WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca are also back after being canceled this year.

There is going to be an oval race prior to the 105th Indianapolis 500, but another oval has been erased from the 2021 IndyCar schedule without ever turning a wheel and a popular short track is highly unlikely to return. There are still three races remaining on the 2020 IndyCar schedule, with two scheduled to take place this weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course (Friday, October 2 and Saturday, October 3) and the season finale scheduled to take place on Sunday, October 25 on the streets of St. Petersburg. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form without prior authorization. It also won’t return in 2021. Your favorite teams, topics, and players all on your favorite mobile devices. The facility, which […] The IndyCar Series has released a 17-race calendar for the 2021 season... IndyCar reveals 2021 schedule without COTA, Iowa, Richmond, IndyCar, NASCAR set for 2021 Indianapolis double-header, IndyCar reveals 2021 calendar, two ovals gone, IndyCar reveals 2021 schedule, two ovals gone, Texas to host IndyCar double-header in May 2021. No description available... Full Story »-4w from Comments. The one new race on the schedule is at the streets of Nashville, but two other tracks that are already on the schedule are now slated to host an additional race.

It won’t be back in 2021. One day after the NASCAR Cup Series confirmed their 2021 schedule, the NTT IndyCar Series has confirmed theirs as well. Circuit of the Americas hosted its first IndyCar race in 2019 and was on the 2020 schedule before the pandemic. Powered by Minute Media © 2020 All Rights Reserved.

Here is a look at the full 2021 IndyCar schedule. This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with IndyCar. Half of the season’s oval races are scheduled to take place within 24 hours, and there is just one oval race after the Indy 500, that being the race at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway nearly three months later. Partner of USA Today Sports Digital Properties, IndyCar heading for a schedule shake-up in 2021 |, IndyCar heading for a schedule shake-up in 2021 |, IndyCar heading for a schedule shake-up in 2021 -, IndyCar heading for a schedule shake-up in 2021 -, IndyCar heading for a schedule shake-up in 2021 -, IndyCar heading for a schedule shake-up in 2021 - RACER - US Sport Addicts, IndyCar confirms 17-race 2021 schedule – RACER – Social Post News, IndyCar confirms 17-race 2021 schedule – RACER – The Duck Pond – Interactive Chat with Listeners of The Malliard Report, The RACER Store Features North American Racing Videos Podcasts DriveTribe Industry Galleries NH | Track Talk, 16-race Porsche Sprint Challenge NA added to 'Porsche Pyramid', Racing Point explains costly Perez pit stop, HSR Classic 24 Daytona, Daytona Historics, kick off this week, MILLER: IndyCar owes a lot to Juncos University, Hamilton and Grosjean console Russell after Imola crash.

I think that they should extend past 17 races in one year, maybe have 21 like F1, and try to add in as many oval races as they can in addition to the schedule. IndyCar (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images). Amid a 2020 season that looks nothing like what was originally planned as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, IndyCar has confirmed a 17-race schedule for next year that doesn’t look much like the original 2020 calendar. Jimmie Johnson “shaving seconds off at a time” in... Jimmie Johnson 'shaving seconds off at a time' in IndyCar... Diffey: IndyCar field expecting McLaughlin to be a front... Indianapolis 500 debut ‘a dream come true’ for... Grosjean keen for IndyCar shot after Haas F1 exit, Six drivers complete two-day Indy 500 test session, VIDEO: McLaughlin tests IndyCar at Indianapolis. Reigning NTT IndyCar Series points leader Scott Dixon has made it his...-1mo from But that’s where the changes begin, and many are changes which the fans are not pleased about because of how very little was gained compared to how much was lost. Jimmie Johnson's new IndyCar ride will be sponsored by Carvana, as the seven-time NASCAR champ will transition to open-wheel racing in 2021. The NTT IndyCar Series will be testing for 2021 this week at Indianapolis Motor Speedway with Scott Dixon, Takuma Sato, Josef Newgarden and more. is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.
The Circuit of the Americas was added to the schedule in 2019 and played host to the pre-season test earlier in 2020. Your use of this website constitutes acceptance of our Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions. Of course, the Indianapolis 500 is back to its traditional date of Memorial Day Sunday as well, with the race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course preceding it by two weekends, as usual.

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