Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced on Thursday that Fifth Third Bank will serve as Graham Rahal’s No.15 Honda entry for his home race, the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car course, round 13 of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
Francie Henry, Fifth Third Bank president of the Central Ohio Region commented on the news saying:
We are very excited about our partnership with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing. “We’re looking forward to seeing Ohio native Graham Rahal behind the wheel of the Fifth Third Bank #15 car at Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
Graham Rahal goes into the race next weekend in eighth place in the Verizon IndyCar Series points standings.
Speaking about the news, team co-owner Bobby Rahal commented by saying:
Since 2016, we have had a great relationship with Fifth Third Bank and are excited to have them as the primary sponsor on Graham’s entry for our home race at Mid-Ohio. “The support they have shown the team as well as the communities they are involved in has been impressive. We are looking forward to returning home to Mid-Ohio and hope to put on a great show for the fans and Fifth Third Bank guests.”