In late 2011, a new team entered the Verizon IndyCar Series. Fresh off his first career win at the season finale at Kentucky Speedway, veteran driver Ed Carpenter announced he would be forming his own team. Ed Carpenter Racing was born with Carpenter himself assuming responsibilities of both owner and driver. Indiana-based Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka would back Carpenter’s No. 20 Chevrolet.
Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka is a Gold Medal winning & 95-point rated creation of golf legend, Frank Urban “Fuzzy” Zoeller. Frank Urban Zoeller “Fuzzy”, is one of the great characters and competitors golf has ever known. His professional career produced 10 PGA victories, including the ‘84 US Open and ‘79 Masters, which still remains the only Masters win by a rookie.
RSR seeks to level the playing field by matching corporate sponsors with a very select group of young open-wheel drivers. Drivers who are the whole package, but lack the full backing to progress and flourish. We provide funding, marketing and promotional support, and career guidance to our drivers with the goal of helping them reach the pinnacle of North American open-wheel racing, the IndyCar Series.
Sparco is an Italian auto part and accessory company headquartered in Volpiano, Turin, Italy that specializes in producing items such as seats, steering wheels, harnesses, racewear and helmets.
Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is one of the world’s largest car brands, doing business in more than 100 countries and selling more than 4.0 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides customers with fuel-efficient vehicles that feature engaging performance, design that makes the heart beat, passive and active safety features and easy-to-use technology, all at a value.
Mazda began as the Toyo Cork Kogyo Co., Ltd, founded in Hiroshima, Japan, 30 January 1920. Toyo Cork Kogyo renamed itself to Toyo Kogyo Co., Ltd. in 1927. In the late 1920s the company had to be saved from bankruptcy by Hiroshima Saving Bank and other business leaders in Hiroshima.
Bell Sports, a division of Vista Outdoor, is an American manufacturer of bicycle, auto racing, and motorcycle helmets. BRG Sports, owner of Riddell football helmets, sold the Bell, Giro, C-Preme, and Blackburn brands to Vista in 2016.
Brett King Design is a motorsport oriented brand rooted in racing, art and innovative design. Based in Southern California, the company was established to exceed, outpace, and evolve the design ethic and style in a complacent market. Our mission is to design without compromise for the most discerning drivers in the world.