Juncos Racing confirmed on Wednesday that fishing rode designers Temple Fork outfitters will sponsor both their entries, Spencer Pigot in the No.11 Juncos Racing Chevrolet and Sebastian Saavedra in the No.17 AFS/Juncos Racing Chevrolet for the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil.
Temple Fork Outfitters join Ricoh USA and Ray Morgan Company as associate partner to Juncos Racing and speaking about their addition to the team, owner Ricardo Juncos stated:
I am pleased to announce that Temple Fork Outfitters will be a sponsor of Juncos Racing during for the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500. “This is our inaugural Indy 500 and to have such a distinguished corporate partner join our team is very special. Temple Fork Outfitters is a nationally recognized company and gives us an opportunity to expose our team, TFO’s partners, and the Verizon IndyCar Series to an audience that we would not normally reach. In addition, Temple Fork Outfitters’ relationships and entrepreneurial vision in a variety of areas will provide Juncos Racing with a trusted corporate partner looking toward the future. We look forward to having a strong Indy 500 to help them in their mission to connect anglers to nature and to preserve our streams, rivers, lakes, and oceans for future generations.
Rick Pope, founder and chairman of Temple Fork Outfitters commented by saying:
Ricardo and Juncos Racing epitomize a life-long commitment to performance at the highest level. TFO is humbled to be associated with this growing force in racing by being displayed on Spencer Pigot’s No. 11 and Sebastian Saavedra’s No. 17 entries for the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500.