IndyCar
13 Mar
-
15 Mar
Next event in
20 days
R
Birmingham
03 Apr
-
05 Apr
Next event in
41 days
R
Long Beach
17 Apr
-
19 Apr
Next event in
55 days
R
Austin
24 Apr
-
26 Apr
Next event in
62 days
07 May
-
09 May
Next event in
75 days
22 May
-
24 May
Next event in
90 days
R
Detroit
29 May
-
31 May
Next event in
97 days
R
Texas
04 Jun
-
06 Jun
Next event in
103 days
R
Road America
19 Jun
-
21 Jun
Next event in
118 days
R
Richmond
25 Jun
-
27 Jun
Next event in
124 days
R
Toronto
10 Jul
-
12 Jul
Next event in
139 days
R
16 Jul
-
18 Jul
Next event in
145 days
R
Mid-Ohio
14 Aug
-
16 Aug
Next event in
174 days
R
Gateway
20 Aug
-
22 Aug
Next event in
180 days
R
Portland
04 Sep
-
06 Sep
Next event in
195 days
R
Laguna Seca
18 Sep
-
20 Sep
Next event in
209 days

Harvey lands SPM IndyCar seat for Watkins Glen, Sonoma

shares
comments
Harvey lands SPM IndyCar seat for Watkins Glen, Sonoma
By:
Aug 21, 2017, 12:25 PM

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has announced that Jack Harvey will occupy its #7 car for the final two rounds of this year's IndyCar Series in Watkins Glen and Sonoma.

Jack Harvey, Michael Shank Racing with Andretti Autosport Honda, with Mike Shank and his father
Jack Harvey, Michael Shank Racing with Andretti Autosport Honda
Jack Harvey, Michael Shank Racing with Andretti Autosport Honda, Gabby Chaves, Harding Racing Chevrolet
Jack Harvey, Michael Shank Racing with Andretti Autosport Honda
Jack Harvey, Andretti Autosport Honda
Jack Harvey, Andretti Autosport Honda

Following Mikhail Aleshin's departure from the team earlier this month, Sebastian Saavedra took over the Russian's car for last weekend's Pocono race and will race again this weekend at Gateway.

SPM did not name a candidate for the final two road course events of the season, although Mercedes DTM ace Robert Wickens made no secret of his desire to fill the seat.

However, the Indianapolis-based team has settled on former British F3 champion and Indy Lights runner-up Harvey for the two events, rekindling its 2014-15 partnership with the 24-year-old.

“It’s obviously a really exciting time for me, and I’m really pleased to rejoin everyone here at SPM,” said Harvey, whose only previous IndyCar start came in this year's Indy 500 with the Andretti Autosport squad.

“We had a lot of success together in Indy Lights, and I’m excited to be back with so many familiar faces.

"I’m really looking forward to getting on track at Watkins Glen, and although I haven’t driven there, it’s definitely been a bucket list track and one that I’ve been looking forward to driving on even before I came to America."

SPM general manager Piers Phillips added: “We are very pleased to welcome Jack back to the team for our final two events of the season.

"Jack’s done a great job for the team throughout his Indy Lights career, and we have been looking at ways of incorporating him into our IndyCar program, so it’s been wonderful to see it come to fruition.

"We look forward to finishing out the year with he and James and hopefully with some results up front.”

Next article
Rossi says lost fuel-mixture knob didn’t cost him the win

Previous article

Rossi says lost fuel-mixture knob didn’t cost him the win

Next article

Power was “lucky he didn’t crash,” says engineer

Power was “lucky he didn’t crash,” says engineer
Load comments

About this article

Series IndyCar
Event Watkins Glen
Location Watkins Glen International
Drivers Jack Harvey
Teams Arrow McLaren SP
Author Jamie Klein