(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The Izod IndyCar Series will honor three champions this season, according to a published report.
The Indianapolis Star says it has received confirmation from IndyCar officials that the top performers on ovals and on road and street courses will be honored along with the overall series champion.
The drivers scoring the most points in each category, regardless of where they finish in the overall series standings, will receive a trophy named for a former champion and a cash bonus.
The first four races this season have been run on road and street circuits.
The first oval race of the season is scheduled for Saturday night at Kansas Speedway.
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