AJ Foyt Racing president Larry Foyt says it is hugely beneficial that the team have Tony Kanaan and Charlie Kimball racing for them this weekend at the 2020 NTT IndyCar Series season gets underway with the Genesys 300 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Speaking to Paddock Eye during a Zoom media conference call on Tuesday, Foyt said that having Charlie Kimball and Tony Kanaan racing for them in Texas will be great given that they have great experience at the oval with Kimball having taken pole here in 2017 with Chip Ganassi Racing.
Foyt also said that the team AJ Foyt Racing based in Waller Texas have done a fantastic job during the pandemic .
Foyt confirmed that Charlie Kimball’s car travelled to the Foyt shop in Indianapolis to have its engine installed.
Foyt has also confirmed that both the team in Texas in Indianapolis will travel to Texas Motor Speedway on Friday in order to get a good night sleep before what will be a long day during the Genesys 300 with practice, qualifying and the race all in one day.