Chip Ganassi Racing announced on Tuesday that they have entered into a multi-year partnership with global logistics company DHL.
As reported by Paddock Eye on Monday, DHL will serve as the primary to defending and two-time NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Alex Palou.
The Spaniard will drive the No.10 DHL Chip Ganassi Racing Honda starting with the Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg presented by RP Funding which takes place from March 8-10.
Speaking about the news, team owner Chip Ganassi said:
“I am extremely proud to welcome DHL to the Chip Ganassi Racing family. It is an honor to partner with an organization that shares our fundamental values of teamwork, growth, responsibility, and the pursuit of excellence. Together, we are committed to embodying those values both on and off the racetrack. I am looking forward to Alex and the No. 10 team defending their 2023 title with DHL on board. The road ahead holds great promise and potential, and I can’t wait to get started.”
Mike Parra CEO of DHL Express America and Head of global sponsorships commented saying:
We’re thrilled to partner with Chip Ganassi Racing, an organization that has a rich history of success, deeply rooted in principles shared by DHL, such as a commitment to supporting the communities we call home, and the relentless pursuit of excellence by investing in our people who embody speed, passion, and dedication. “As we sponsor this winning motorsports team with Alex Palou behind the wheel, we look forward to many winning moments both on and off the track in the months and years to come.”
Alex Palou commented on the news saying:
It’s super exciting to announce our new partnership with DHL, a global leader in logistics. Representing such a successful and widely recognized brand is a true honor. “Their iconic yellow and red colors not only stand out, but they also remind me of my native Spain’s colors. As our team looks back at our remarkable success last year, we are eager to carry that momentum forward and aim for a third title with the support of DHL. I am especially thrilled to hit the ground running alongside the dedicated men and women of our 10-car crew in 2024.”