Indy 500 (2020)
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A new NTT IndyCar Series team, Citrone/Buhl Autosport, is aiming to make its debut in this year’s GMR Grand Prix of Indianapolis and enter the 104th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge.
One hundred days out from the 104th Running of the Indianapolis 500, Roger Penske, as owner of Indianapolis Motor Speedway, has announced that the purse for the Indy 500 will rise by $2m and that the controversial concept of guaranteed starting spots will not be introduced.
Amid rumors that Honda Japan has rejected the idea of Fernando Alonso driving an Andretti Autosport-Honda in the Indianapolis 500, Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet co-owner Sam Schmidt says he has received no approaches from the two-time Formula 1 champion yet.