The Verizon IndyCar Series announced on Friday that they have entered a multiyear agreement with United Rentals, a key sponsor to Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.
The new partnership will see United Rentals become the official equipment rental company of IndyCar and the Verizon IndyCar Series. Rod Davis, Chief Revenue Officer of IndyCar and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway commented on the new deal by saying:
This is tremendous news for INDYCAR and the Verizon IndyCar Series and we’re excited to kick off our partnership with United Rentals,” “This is another great partner to add to our series and it’s always great to see trusted brands like United Rentals investing in both our teams and the series. INDYCAR has a lot of positive momentum surrounding the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 and we’re grateful United Rentals is part of that success.
Chief Marketing Officer with United Rentals Chris Hummel commented by saying:
United Rentals looks forward to working with INDYCAR to support world-class racing with our vast equipment fleet and technology platforms, We are also thrilled to launch the ‘Turns for Troops’ program, continuing our longstanding support for military veterans in partnership with INDYCAR and Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.