Honda Hosts IZOD IndyCar Series Drivers at its Ohio Plants and R&D Center

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On Thursday, Aug. 2, Honda is hosting IZOD IndyCar Series drivers at its facilities as the racing teams prepare for the Honda Indy 200 weekend at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Honda engines power all of the drivers who will visit our plants and R&D center.

The drivers will be available for interviews regarding upcoming races, and on their afternoon activities at the Honda facilities.

1:30 to 2 p.m.                        Interviews and photo ops with the drivers – Arrive Early

Drivers are meeting Honda associates and their families from 2 to 4 p.m.

Drivers at Each Location

Marysville Auto Plant, 24000 Honda Parkway, Gate B, Marysville, Ohio
Dario Franchitti Target Chip Ganassi Racing
Takuma Sato Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing
Peter Cunningham RealTime Racing; Pirelli World Challenge
East Liberty Auto Plant, 11000 State Route 347, East Liberty, Ohio
Charlie Kimball Novo Nordisk Chip Ganassi Racing
James Jakes Dale Coyne Racing
Nick Esayian RealTime Racing; Pirelli World Challenge
Anna Engine Plant, 12500 Meranda Road, Anna, Ohio
Scott Dixon Target Chip Ganassi Racing
Simon Pagenaud Schmidt Hamilton Racing
Mike Conway A.J. Foyt Racing
Honda R&D Americas, Inc., 21001 St. Rt. 739, Raymond, Ohio 43067
Graham Rahal Service Central Chip Ganassi Racing
Josef Newgarden Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing
Alex Tagliani Barracuda Bryan Herta  Autosport

RSVP by Contacting Don Hensley – Cell: 937-707-9200

For information about the races and events at Mid-Ohio, contact:
T.E. McHale, Cell: 310-418-5959

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