The category cancels races and doubles other weekends
The Indy 500 keeps its date but there will be no appointment in September
The IndyCar has shared a new schedule for the remainder of the 2020 season that includes cancellations from Portland and Laguna Seca, and double tests for Mid-Ohio, WWTR and the Indianapolis road circuit. The Indy 500 keeps its date.
The month of August will begin with a double race of the Honda Indy 200 from Mid-Ohio on August 8 and 9. On the 15th and 16th of the eighth month of the year the classification of the Indy 500 will be organized in the Indiana oval, and on Sunday the 23rd at 6:45 pm CEST the 104th edition of the Indianapolis 500 Miles will be run at the IMS, with the debut of Alex Palou and the third participation of Fernando Alonso, which can be followed live narrated on the Youtube channel of SoyMotor.com.
Just a week later, the weekend of August 29-30 will host another double round of oval racing at the St. Louis WWTR Circuit in Illinois. At that time, the maximum category of single-seaters in the United States will take a break and there will finally be no race in September, after the cancellations of Portland and Laguna Seca.
In October there will be three races, all routes. The first two will be on October 2 and 3 on the Indiana IMS indoor circuit, with the famous IndyCar GP and finally, a priori, the event will close its 2020 season on the streets of Saint Petersburg on October 25, in the stage where the curtain should originally have been raised to the 2020 season.
The races in Mid-Ohio will allow limited access to the public and remember that the IndyCar announced that they would sell 50% of the tickets for the Indy 500 but have finally had to limit the presence of fans to 25% of the capacity of the IMS, which which will be more than 65,000 people in the stands.
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