Andretti Autosport announced on Monday that Certech U.S.A will serve as the official rubber lining supplier to the No. 98 KULR Technologies / Curb Honda of Marco Andretti for the 107th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on May 28.
Andretti and the No. 98 Honda sporting Certech USA will take to the track for Open Testing on April 20-21 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway before joining his four Andretti teammates for the 107th Running of the Indianapolis 500 in May.
Andretti has recorded eight top-10 finishes and four top-three results at the famed Indianapolis oval, also claiming pole position in 2020.
Certech U.S.A will also support Andretti Autosport trackside at this year’s Big Machine Music City Grand Prix on the streets of Nashville.
Doug Bresnahan, Chief Commercial Officer, Andretti Autosport:
“We are delighted to have Certech USA join us for one of the biggest motorsport events in the world, the Indianapolis 500, and supporting us at one of the newest additions to the NTT INDYCAR SERIES, the Streets of Nashville. Certech shares our drive to be the best and supports our overall goal to win making this partnership a perfect collaboration.”
Marcello Cusma, CEO, Certech USA Inc.:
“Andretti Autosport is what Certech USA is all about. It’s family, passion, performance, and dreams. We share the same Italian roots and embrace the same values. If you can dream it, you can do it.”
The 2023 NTT IndyCar Series season kicks off on March 5th with the Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg where Kyle Kirkwood will make his Andretti Autosport race debut having moved to the team from AJ Foyt Racing over the 2022 off-season.