2022 IndyCar and F1 Silly Seasons

Last Updated September 16, 2021

2022 IndyCar Silly Season Page
Team Engine No. Driver Primary Sponsor Rating Comments
AJ Foyt Racing
Chevy
4 Dalton Kellett K-Line Strong
14 Sebastien Bourdais ROKIT Strong Likely to re-sign
14 Tatiana Calderon ROKIT Speculation Could replace Bourdais
11  Charlie Kimball  Tresiba Speculation

Andretti Autosport


Honda

25
Stefan Wilson Lohla Sport Speculation Indy 500 Only
Kyle Larson HendrickCars.com Speculation Indy 500 Only
26
Colton Herta Gainbridge Fact Signed
27 Alexander Rossi NAPA and AutoNation Fact Signed, but Penske beckons
28 Romain Grosjean TBA/Miami Breeze Car Care Fact Replaces RHR.
29 Devlin DeFrancesco PowerTap Hydrogen Strong Replace Hinch
Arrow McLaren SP Chevy 5 Pato O’Ward Arrow Fact Signed
7 Felix Rosenqvist Arrow Speculation Has to step up his game
7 Nico Hulkenberg Arrow Speculation Eying IndyCar
6 Juan Montoya TBD Speculation Indy 500 only
Carlin Racing Chevy 59 Max Chilton Gallagher Insurance Strong Likely to re-sign
TBD TBD Speculation Needs Ride Buyer Money
Chip Ganassi Racing Honda 8 Marcus Ericsson Huski Chocolate Strong Likely to re-sign
9 Scott Dixon PNC Bank Fact Signed
10 Alex Palou NTT Data Fact Signed
48 Jimmie Johnson Carvana Fact May run full season
Dale Coyne Racing w/Rick Ware Racing Honda 18 Ed Jones Sealmaster Strong Likely to re-sign
51 Takuma Sato Panasonic? Strong Replacing Romain Grosjean
Honda 52 Ryan Norman Koinu Inu Cryptro Speculation
52 Cody Ware TBD Speculation
Dreyer Reinbold Chevy 24 Sage Karam Wix Strong Indy 500 Only
67 JR Hildebrand Salesforce Strong Indy 500 Only
Ed Carpenter Racing
Chevy
21 Rinus Veekay Sonax Fact Signed
  Kyle Larson HendrickCars.com Speculation Indy 500 Only
20
Ed Carpenter US Space Force Fact Ovals Only
Nico Hulkenberg TBD Speculation Road and Street Only
Conor Daly US Air Force Strong Looking for $
Meyer Shank Racing Honda 60 Simon Pagenaud AutoNation and SiriusXM Strong Penske may cut him loose
60 Kyle Kirkwood AutoNation and SiriusXM Speculation Would bring Lights $1 million
06 Helio Castroneves TBD Fact Signed
Paretta Autosport Chevy 16 Simona De Silvestro  TBD Strong Indy 500 Only
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Honda 15  Graham Rahal United Rentals Fact Signed
30
Christian Lundgaard TBD Strong Has given up on F1 dream
45 Antonio Felix da Costa
TBD False Will not happen
Jack Harvey HyVee Strong Leaving MSR to fill team’s 3rd full-time car for 2022
Santino Ferrucci HyVee Speculation
Team Penske Chevy 2 Josef Newgarden Hitachi Fact Signed
3 Scott McLaughlin Shell, PPG Strong Penske may send him to IMSA unless he steps up his game
12 Will Power Verizon Fact Signed
22 Kyle Larson HendrickCars.com Speculation Indy 500 Only
Top Gun Racing Chevy   RC Enerson US Navy? Fact Indy 500 Only?

 

Last Updated September 9, 2021

2022 F1 Silly Season Page
Team Engine No. Driver Nat. Rating Comments
Alfa Romeo Racing Orlen Ferrari 77 Valtteri Bottas Finland Fact Signed
21 Nyck de Vries Netherlands Speculation To Replace Giovinazzi
45 Guanyu Zhou China Strong Rumored to be buying seat for $30 million per year
99 Antonio Giovinazzi Italy Speculation Italian driver being moved aside by Ferrari to join their Hypercar program
Alpha Tauri Red Bull 10 Pierre Gasly France Fact Re-Signed
22 Yuki Tsunoda Japan Fact Re-Signed
Alpine F1 Team Renault 14 Fernando Alonso Spain Fact Re-Signed
31 Esteban Ocon France Fact Re-Signed
Aston Martin Cognizant F1 Team Mercedes 5 Sebastian Vettel Germany Strong Vettel is all but confirmed.
18 Lance Stroll Canada Fact Daddy would never fire his son
Ferrari Ferrari 16 Charles Leclerc Monaco Fact Leclerc signed through 2024.
55 Carlos Sainz Jr. Spain Fact Sainz all set at Ferrari for 2022.
Haas F1 Team Ferrari 9 Nikita Mazepin Russia Strong Mazepin is signed for 2022 but rumors have him eyeing Alfa Romeo seat
47 Mick Schumacher Germany Strong Schumacher is contracted to Ferrari. Do they keep him at Haas or move him to Alfa?
McLaren F1 Team Mercedes 3 Daniel Ricciardo Australia Fact Signed
4 Lando Norris England Fact Signed
Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team Mercedes 44 Lewis Hamilton England Fact Signed
63 George Russell England Fact Signed.
Red Bull Racing Red Bull 11 Sergio Perez Mexico Fact Re-Signed
33 Max Verstappen Netherlands Fact Signed
Williams Racing Mercedes 6 Nicholas Latifi Canada Fact Signed
23 Alex Albon Thailand Fact Signed