Mario Andretti, IndyCar two-seater return with Ruoff Mortgage backing
Mario Andretti and the two-seater IndyCar ‘Quickest Seat in Sports activities’ program will return this yr with backing from new sponsor Ruoff Mortgage.
The way forward for the favored program was forged into doubt in late 2020 after long-time sponsor Honda ended its 15-year affiliation, however Ruoff’s arrival ensures that celebrities, dignitaries and influencers will proceed to have the chance to journey within the passenger seat with the 81-year-old icon earlier than NTT IndyCar Sequence occasions.
“The 2-seater is a singular expertise,” Andretti stated. “It’s straightforward to strive tennis, golf, baseball, ice skating and another sport. However the one technique to expertise the joys of driving an NTT IndyCar Sequence automobile is to be within the cockpit with an IndyCar driver on the wheel. For anybody who enjoys an excessive expertise, driving alongside within the two-seater is unbelievable.”
Ruoff Mortgage can be the presenting companion of the IndyCar Expertise two-seater program accessible to collection company on race weekends.
“Ruoff Mortgage has had some unbelievable racing partnerships over the previous few years,” Ruoff Mortgage President & CEO Mark Music stated. “So, teaming up with IndyCar Expertise, the NTT IndyCar Sequence and Mario Andretti to sponsor this yr’s two-seater program is an thrilling approach to assist race followers expertise the joys of the monitor all through the collection. It goes with out saying that Mario is a legend, and we couldn’t be extra proud to assist proceed the Quickest Seat in Sports activities legacy.”
Indianapolis Colts cornerback Kenny Moore would be the first star to journey with Andretti within the two-seater’s Ruoff guise when he climbs into the again seat for a journey round Barber Motorsports Park on Sunday as a part of the build-up to the 2021 curtain-raiser.