Leading automotive paint and film tint protection provider XPEL have entered Into a multiyear agreement with Team Penske which will see them become official protective film supplier to the NTT IndyCar Series team.
The new partnership will see XPEL serve as primary sponsor to defending NTT IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden both the GMR Indy Grand Prix of Indianapolis at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 9 and the DXC Technology 600 at Texas Motor Speedway on June 6th.
Speaking about the new partnership, team owner Roger Penske said:
We are excited to welcome XPEL to Team Penske in 2020. “Motorsports provides a great opportunity to build the XPEL brand and we hope to build on a lot of business-to-business opportunities with their group. We look forward to delivering for XPEL both off and on the track as they compete with Josef and the defending champion No. 1 Chevy team starting next season.”
CEO of XPEL Ryan Pape said:
We have thought about motorsports for quite a while, but we wanted to make sure we partnered with the right team. “No one matches the success, class and integrity of Roger Penske, Team Penske and Penske Automotive Group. We are thrilled to be associated with Josef Newgarden as he is a proven winner. He will have plenty of support from our network of employees and dealers both at Texas and at Indianapolis.
Defending NTT IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden who will drive the No.1 XPEL Team Penske Chevrolet said:
When you race for Team Penske you are certain of two things – you will be in well-prepared cars with a chance to win every week and you will get a chance to represent some outstanding partners. “It is an honor to be the first race car driver to represent XPEL and I’m excited about carrying their brand at two fantastic venues next season. Partnerships are the lifeblood of our sport and I can’t wait to get XPEL to Victory Lane.