Juncos Racing who made their Verizon IndyCar Series debut at the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil confirmed on Tuesday that they will continue their partnership with Chevrolet.
The team have also confirmed that Indy Lights champion, Kyle Kaiser will run four races this season starting with Phoenix, and will also run the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, the Indianapolis Grand Prix and the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil.
Verizon IndyCar Series rookie, Austrian Rene Binder will also contest four events this season starting with the season opening Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg, the streets of Toronto, Barber Motorsports Park and the Mid-Ohio Sports Car course.
Chevrolet’s director of motorsport competition Mark Kent commented on the news by saying:
“We are pleased to welcome Juncos Racing to the Chevrolet IndyCar program for several events in 2018. “The organization has proven itself as a leader in finding and developing young drivers. We are looking forward to seeing them at the season opening race on the Streets of St. Petersburg.
Speaking about the news, Juncos Racing team owner Ricardo Juncos commented by saying:
We are thrilled to be back with Chevrolet for the 2018 season. We started a great relationship last year in our first outing in the Verizon IndyCar Series at the Indianapolis 500. They were extremely helpful and always accessible which is why I am confident we will be successful with Chevrolet this year. I want to thank everyone at Chevrolet including Mark Kent who has given us the opportunity to work with them again and allowing us to be a part of the Chevrolet IndyCar program.