2017 IndyCar “Silly Season” Driver Lineup Prediction (Edition #1)

Photo Credit: Cleveland (featured image), IndyCar (all other icons)

See an updated “Silly Season” prediction HERE.

Note: One-off drivers like drivers who only race in the Indianapolis 500 are not included in this list. Also, this list will likely be updated as more deals become confirmed or look more or less likely.

Team Penske chevrolet-logo-icon

  • 2-blackbluetrimmed-t Josef Newgarden usa
  • 3-red-t Helio Castroneves brazil
  • 12-red-t Will Power australia
  • 22-teal-t Simon Pagenaud france

Chip Ganassi Racing chevrolet-logo-icon

  • 8-white-t Max Chilton united-kingdom
  • 9-red-t Scott Dixon new-zeland
  • 10-blue-t Tony Kanaan brazil
  • 83-ltgreen-tCharlie Kimball usa

Andretti Autosport honda-logo-icon

  • 26-red-t Juan Pablo Montoya colombia
  • 27-blue-t Alexander Rossi usa
  • 28-red-t Ryan Hunter-Reay usa

Andretti Herta Autosport honda-logo-icon

  • 98-blacktrimmed-t Marco Andretti usa

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports honda-logo-icon

  • 5-gold-t James Hinchcliffe canada
  • 7-blue-t Mikhail Aleshin russia
  • 77-red-t Jack Harvey united-kingdom

Ed Carpenter Racing chevrolet-logo-icon

  • 20-white-t Ed Carpenter (ovals) usa
  • 20-white-t Spencer Pigot (road/street courses) usa
  • 21-white-t Carlos Munoz colombia

KVSH Racing chevrolet-logo-icon

  • 11-red-t Sage Karam usa

Dale Coyne Racing honda-logo-icon

  • 18-green-t Conor Daly (split time) usa
  • 18-green-t RC Enerson (split time) usa
  • 18-green-t Gabby Chaves (split time) colombia
  • 19-blue-t Sebastien Bourdais france

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing honda-logo-icon

  • 15-red-t Graham Rahal usa
  • 16-Red-T.png Ed Jones (3 races) UnitedArabEmirates.png

AJ Foyt Enterprises honda-logo-icon

  • 14-red-t Takuma Sato japan
  • 41-red-t Santiago Urrutia Uruguay.png

Notable Drivers Without a Full-Time Ride: Matthew Brabham us-australia, Scott Hargrove canada, Kyle Kaiser usa, Sean Rayhall usa, Felix Seralles PuertoRico.png, Dean Stoneman united-kingdom, Zach Veach usa, Shelby Blackstock usa, Jack Hawksworth united-kingdom, Luca Filippi italy, JR Hildebrand usa

 

-Asher Fair