During the test at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the package for the Next Gen car has been set
Yesterday and today, Charlotte Motor Speedway is hosting a test session for the Next Gen car. 21 cars are taking part in the test session.
View the Next Gen testing schedule and photos from the Charlotte ROVAL test below.
The Next Gen car is a new spec chassis for the NASCAR Cup Series. Regardless of manufacture, all cars will be the same. It’s designed to drastically reduce development costs.
Before this week, the most cars we’ve seen on track at one time is just 8. The group test is the first of four major tests ahead of the 2022 debut.
November 17-18, 2021
Charlotte Motor Speedway (Oval)
December 14-15, 2021
January 11-12, 2022
Daytona International Speedway
2022 NASCAR Package Announed
Additionally, NASCAR has set the package for 2022 regarding power and spoiler height.
Road courses/short tracks: 670 horsepower and a 4-inch spoiler.
Intermediate tracks: 550-horsepower package with an 8-inch spoiler.