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The entire Chip Ganassi Racing Teams Verizon IndyCarÂ® Series lineup, including the team’s newest driver, Max Chilton, will visit Sonoma Raceway for a one-day test session on Wednesday, Feb. 10.
All four team drivers, including defending series champion Scott Dixon (No. 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing), Tony Kanaan (No. 10 NTT DATA Chip Ganassi Racing), Charlie Kimball (No. 83 Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing) and recently-signed Chilton (No. 8 Chevrolet) will participate in the test on the 12-turn, 2.38-mile road course. This will mark Chilton’s first-ever laps in an Indy car.
Race fans are invited to enjoy the test session for free, with testing slated to run from approximately 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The Raceway Cafe will be open for lunch. In the event of inclement weather, a rain out date has been set for Feb. 11.
The test is being held in advance of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season, which will conclude at the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Sept. 16-18. Sonoma Raceway will host the series season finale for the second consecutive year.