The Team Penske Chevrolet Verizon IndyCar Series outfit confirmed on Thursday that they have entered into a partnership that will see HP Hewlett Packard sponsor the No.22 Chevrolet of Simon Pagenaud for the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season.
Pagenuad will run the No.22 Hewlett Packard Chevy at St Petersburg, (the season opener), Detroit, Texas, Boston and Sonoma.
HP will also continue to be an associate partner to No.22 Chevrolet during the events that they are not the primary partner to the car. Speaking about the partnership, Roger Penske (Founder of Team Penske) commented by saying:
It is always exciting when you have a partner that not only does a great job highlighting their brand but also works hard to help the team become better prepared both on and off the track, That is an aspect of our relationship with Hewlett Packard Enterprise that makes it very special. Their partnership helps make our companies and our race team more efficient and more effective.
Hewlett Packard joined Team Penske in 2015 and speaking following the announcement of today’s deal, John Whinham, VP of Enterprise services, Hewlett Packard Enterprises commented by saying:
We look forward to building on our longstanding relationship with Penske, Penske is a valued partner who shares our vision for how technology can help accelerate business in today’s ever-changing dynamic market environment.