INDYCAR To Hold Special Session Thursday for Two Indy 500 Entries

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INDYCAR To Hold Special Session Thursday for Two Indy 500 Entries
Dreyer & Reinbold Racing/Cusick Motorsports, Rahal Letterman Lanigan To Participate in Shakedown Laps

NDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, May 24, 2023) – INDYCAR has announced a special hardship shakedown session Thursday, May 25 for the No. 24 Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Chevrolet and the No. 44 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda after an Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge practice incident Monday involving both teams.

The 15-minute session will take place from 4:30-4:45 p.m. ET and will ensure the two entries are prepared for final practice from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday on Miller Lite Carb Day. Graham Rahal is driving the No. 24 DRR Cusick Carekeepers Chevrolet, while Katherine Legge is behind the wheel of the No. 44 Hendrickson Honda fielded by RLL.

Each team will be allowed unlimited install laps (out and in) within the time frame. They will not be allowed to stay on the track to cross the start-finish line and the Yard of Bricks.

The 107th Indianapolis 500 is scheduled for Sunday, May 28 (11 a.m. ET, NBC, Peacock, Universo, INDYCAR Radio Network).

The No. 44 Hendrickson Honda of Katherine Legge and No. 24 DRR Cusick CareKeepers Chevrolet of Stefan Wilson make contact with the SAFER Barrier in Turn 1 during practice for the 107th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge (Photo Courtesy of Penske Entertainment – Mike Young)