IndyCar Public Group active 1 week, 1 day ago The group for IndyCar fans. Group Admins HomeForumMembers 347 2012 IndyCar drivers, teams and engines (Update: Filippi joins RLL) Tagged: 2012 indycar drivers, dario franchitti, ganassi, Helio Castroneves, IndyCar, Penske, Ryan Briscoe, scott dixon, will power This topic contains 16 replies, has 5 voices, and was last updated by Keith Collantine 4 years, 6 months ago. Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 (of 17 total) 1 2 → Author Posts 8th December 2011, 21:12 at 9:12 pm #130584 Keith CollantineKeymaster Quite a few have been announced now so let’s get a list going. All the drivers, teams and engine names below are ones I’ve seen confirmation for, if you can add any others please post a link. Target Chip Ganassi Racing (Honda) Dario Franchitti Scott Dixon Graham Rahal Charlie Kimball Penske Racing (Chevrolet) Will Power Helio Castroneves Ryan Briscoe Andretti Autosport (Chevrolet) Marco Andretti Ryan Hunter-Reay James Hinchcliffe KV Racing (Chevrolet) Rubens Barrichello Tony Kanaan EJ Viso Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (Honda) Takuma Sato Luca Filippi (from Indy 500) Panther Racing (Chevrolet) JR Hildebrand Sam Schmidt Motorsports (Honda) Simon Pagenaud Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (Honda) Josef Newgarden Dale Coyne Racing (Honda) Justin Wilson Dreyer & Reinbold Racing (Lotus) Oriol Servia Bryan Herta Autosport (Lotus) Alex Tagliani HVM Racing (Lotus) Simona de Silvestro AJ Foyt Racing (Honda) Mike Conway Ed Carpenter Racing (TBC) Ed Carpenter Dragon Racing (Lotus) Sebastien Bourdais Katherine Legge Michael Shank Racing (Lotus) Conquest Racing (TBC) Others Jean Alesi will drive a Lotus-powered car in the Indianapolis 500 Sebastian Saavedra will race for Andretti Autosport in the Indy 500 only 20th December 2011, 23:47 at 11:47 pm #187289 Keith CollantineKeymaster Added Mike Conway at Foyt. 9th January 2012, 14:30 at 2:30 pm #187290 Keith CollantineKeymaster Added Alex Tagliani at Bryan Herta Autosport. There are rumours James Hinchcliffe will get the seat at Andretti that Dan Wheldon’s death has left vacant. 9th January 2012, 16:29 at 4:29 pm #187291 IcthyesParticipant I hope Hinchcliffe does get that. He’s got potential and being somewhere like Andretti will help him a lot. 10th January 2012, 10:06 at 10:06 am #187292 Keith CollantineKeymaster It’s now confirmed that James Hinchcliffe will drive for Andretti this year: http://www.usatoday.com/sports/motor/indycar/story/2012-01-09/James-Hinchcliffe-picked-to-be-Danica-Patrick-successor/52474740/1 12th January 2012, 13:34 at 1:34 pm #187293 Keith CollantineKeymaster Dragon Racing will run Sebastien Bourdais and ex-Champ Car/DTM racer Katherine Legge: Lotus confirms pairing of Sebastien Bourdais and Katherine Legge at Dragon Racing. #indycar — Curt Cavin (@curtcavin) January 12, 2012 17th January 2012, 17:53 at 5:53 pm #187294 Keith CollantineKeymaster Oriol Servia has joined Dreyer & Reinbold: http://www.dreyerreinboldracing.com/media-center/news/dreyer-reinbold-racing-signs-oriol-servia-for-2012-izod-indycar-series-season.aspx 26th January 2012, 10:13 at 10:13 am #187295 Keith CollantineKeymaster Another announcement today: Justin Wilson has returned to Dale Coyne: http://www.motorsport.com/indycar/news/dale-coyne-announces-honda-power-and-wilson-return-in-2012/ 26th January 2012, 11:23 at 11:23 am #187296 Joel HollandParticipant Keith, Dragon will run Lotus engines. 29th January 2012, 12:20 at 12:20 pm #187297 Keith CollantineKeymaster Updated, thanks @jholland 3rd February 2012, 11:19 at 11:19 am #187298 Keith CollantineKeymaster Takuma Sato continues his tradition of only driving for Honda-engined teams (no prizes for guessing why) with a move to RLL: http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/97293 13th February 2012, 23:34 at 11:34 pm #187299 Mikemat5150Participant Looks like Luca Fillipi is basically locked in to driving for Rahal’s team with Sato. http://auto-racing.speedtv.com/article/indycar-rahal-closing-in-on-cars-for-luca-filippi-michel-jourdain/ 21st February 2012, 17:25 at 5:25 pm #187300 Keith CollantineKeymaster Filippi’s been for a seat fitting at RLL: http://motorsportrants.wordpress.com/2012/02/21/filippi-fa-il-sedile-per-il-rahal-letterman-racing-in-indycar/ 21st February 2012, 22:35 at 10:35 pm #187301 mrgrievesParticipant James Jakes testing with Dale Coyne racing no news on a race deal http://www.autoweek.com/article/20120221/IRL/120229986&template=mobileart 27th February 2012, 17:11 at 5:11 pm #187302 Keith CollantineKeymaster EJ Viso will remain with KV Racing for 2012: http://twitter.com/MotorsTV/statuses/174178515716026368 He, Kanaan and Barrichello tested for the team recently – news on whether Barrichello will race for them expected next month… Author Posts Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 (of 17 total) 1 2 → You must be logged in to reply to this topic.