Indy car

In·​dy car | \ ˈin-dē- How to pronounce Indy car (audio) \

Definition of Indy car

: a single-seat open-cockpit racing car with the engine in the rear

First Known Use of Indy car

1964, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Indy car

indy by shortening & alteration from Indianapolis, Indiana

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“Indy car.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2020.

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