Dallara Automobili is shipping two 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series chassis per day from its Italy headquarters to its Speedway, Ind., temporary facility through next week to fulfill the initial batch ordered by teams. Ancillary items such as wiring looms, radiators, etc., will be available for for team pickup starting Dec. 15.
Engine manufacturers Chevrolet and Honda are continuing on-track evaluation with their own Dallara chassis through mid-December. The next test session is scheduled for Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., at the end of the month.
Dallara officials expect to move into their new design and production facility on Main Street in Speedway, Ind., in early January.