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After a rookie season in which he finished in 19th place in the Verizon IndyCar Series championships standings driving for Chip Ganassi Racing, Max Chilton will return to the Verizon IndyCar Series with Chip Ganassi Racing in the 2017 season.
Chilton, 25, raced in all 16 races last season in the Verizon IndyCar Series. He finished 13 of the 16 races and placed in the top 10 in two races. His best finish was a 7th place finish at the Phoenix Grand Prix in Avondale, Arizona. He placed 15th in the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Chilton completes the Chip Ganassi Racing lineup that will look the same in the 2017 season as it did in the 2016 season. Drivers Scott Dixon, Tony Kanaan, and Charlie Kimball are also confirmed to be returning to Chip Ganassi Racing in the 2017 season.