AJ Foyt Racing team president Larry Foyt says that having Benjamin Pedersen with the team all season long during the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series has been extremely advantageous for the team.
It was announced on Wednesday that the AJ Foyt Racing team has signed Indy Lights driver Benjamin Pedersen to drive for the team on a multi-year deal in the NTT IndyCar Series from 2023.
Speaking to Paddock Eye during a media call on Wednesday when the news was announced Foyt said that the fact Pedersen has been with the team and getting to know everyone at the team will be beneficial and helpful to the IndyCar Series rookie to move the team forward next season.
Speaking to Paddock Eye during the same call, Pedersen said that the fact he knows the team will help him next season and also that he had plenty of help and support from Kyle Kirkwood who was very open and honest in terms of showing him the ropes within the team this season.
Foyt also confirmed to Paddock Eye that Benjamin will based out of AJ Foyt Racing Indianapolis shop.