AJ Foyt Racing announced on Tuesday that RipKurrent will return to the team to serve a primary sponsor to Charlie Kimball in the No.11 RipKurrent Chevrolet for the 105th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge which takes place on May 30.
It will be the third season that Kimball has had sponsorship from ripKurrent and speaking about the news he said:
It’s great to continue the relationship with ripKurrent for a third year! Getting to know them as a company, but more importantly, the people that make up the company, has been awesome. Seeing how they work with, and alongside, their clients proves to me they are great partners in business. Hopefully, having them as partners with AJ Foyt Racing is a winning combination!”
Founder and President of ripKurrent Jade Culbertson commented saying:
“I am excited for ripKurrent to be back with AJ Foyt Racing for the 105th running of the Indianapolis 500. “A.J., Larry and their team have put together a strong group of drivers and are poised for a great month of May. We are looking forward to our association with the entire team, especially our prominent identification with Charlie Kimball and the #11 car.
“On behalf of ripKurrent and the Dye Capital family of companies, we can’t wait for May and to once again experience the greatest spectacle in racing with our family, friends, customers and colleagues.”
Larry Foyt, Team President of AJ Foyt Racing commented saying:
It’s great to have Ripkurrent returning with us in the month of May “They have become great friends as well as being integral in the design and application of the cooling systems at the new Foyt Winery we are building. We look forward to continuing having them as part of the AJ Foyt Racing Team.