Meyer Shank adjusts Castroneves’ 6-race IndyCar schedule – Motorsports

# 06 First race of three Indy 500 winners at Meyer Shank Racing-Honda will be 105th The Memorial Day Weekend Classic at IMS will be followed by the Music City GP (August 8th).

Castroneves’ remaining 2021 IndyCar schedule includes the August race on the IMS Road Course (August 14), the Portland Grand Prix (September 12), and the WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca (September 19). ), Long Accura Grand Prix is ​​included. Beach (September 26th).

Castroneves, who won the land pole in Nashville in 2008, although he has never won the Nashville oval, is sponsored by Transcard, a company based in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Payment and related data. “

“We are very pleased that Transcard will be able to participate in the Music City Grand Prix,” said team co-owner Mike Shank, who will run # 60 MSR-Honda full-time for Jak Ali Harvey. “The race in Nashville will be one of the biggest races we will compete in this year.

“The event itself is a good representation of the transcard and provides us with a great platform in front of so many people. The race will be Helio’s second race. Hopefully it will be a great success in May. After the month of the event, we will be able to gain momentum and move to Nashville. ”

Chris Fuller, President of Transcard, said: “As a Chattanooga-based company, it makes a lot of sense to attend this first event in Nashville. The attributes (speed, control, powerful results) of a good NTT Indy Car series driver like Helio are business. What Transcard brings to every transaction, whether it’s a consumer, a bank or a technology provider.

“By partnering with Meyer Shank Racing and Hélio Castroneves, we would like to introduce Transcard to anyone looking for these attributes in their payments.”

Castroneves, who won 30 IndyCar titles under his name, reigned as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Champion and joined Wayne Taylor Racing’s winning lineup at this year’s 24 Hours of Daytona.

The Brazilian star said: “I’m very excited to race in Nashville. It’s my first street course since 2017, but I love street courses. They bring a certain type of excitement that many other tracks can’t.

“And I’m more than happy to do this with # 06 Transcard. The Meyer Shank Racing crew and I will do everything to get Transcard Honda on the podium at the end of the weekend.”

– Motorsports

Meyer Shank adjusts Castroneves’ 6-race IndyCar schedule Meyer Shank adjusts Castroneves’ 6-race IndyCar schedule

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