AJ Foyt Racing announced on Thursday that energy services company ripKurrent will serve as primary sponsor to Charlie Kimball in the No.4 ripKurrent Chevrolet for the 104th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on May 24.
Speaking about the news, Charlie Kimball said:
I am excited for ripKurrent to come on board for the 104th Running of the Indianapolis 500 with AJ Foyt Racing,” “As a tech company that is disrupting the norms associated with commercial and industrial facility energy usage and finding efficiencies for those companies, there is no better place to showcase technology, speed and success than the Indianapolis Motor Speedway!”
Speaking about the announcement, founder of ripKurrent Jade Culbertson said:
We are very excited to be partnered with AJ Foyt Racing and Charlie Kimball for the 2020 season, and more specifically, the 104th Running of the Indianapolis 500. “After attending many Indy 500s as a native Hoosier, it will be surreal to think we have an entry with a world class team in AJ Foyt Racing and driver Charlie Kimball in the race. They have the knowledge, experience and skill to put the car in victory circle.”
AJ Foyt Racing team president Larry Foyt said:
We welcome our new partner ripKurrent for the 2020 season. “We are thrilled that they will be the primary sponsor of Charlie Kimball’s No. 4 car in the Indianapolis 500. The ripKurrent Chevrolet looks amazing, and I can’t wait to hear it at full song around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.”