The newly formed race team, DE Force, will compete in the 2017 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda in a three-car assault with industry veterans David Martinez and Ernesto Martinez leading the squad and its drivers. The team, which is based out of MSR Houston in Angleton, Texas, has purchased three Tatuus USF-17 chassis and will begin its on track preparations for the 2017 season in the fall of 2016.
John Cummiskey leads an experienced crew and provides a professional race team environment to young drivers looking to expand their career. JCR is focused on providing top quality equipment and a winning atmosphere. In addition, JCR offers a full service preparation/restoration shop for any type of race car. JCR services include full chassis, suspension, engine, and transmission preparation/restoration.
Team Pelfrey is built upon a strong platform that is geared towards achieving success. Rather than focusing on results, it is important to focus on factors that contribute towards success and work cohesively towards maximizing them. Driver development and engineering are treated with equal importance when it comes to the on-track aspect. Away from the on-track action, the team works hard to brand themselves and, therefore their drivers, in a fashion that provides value towards current and prospective partners. Team Pelfrey drivers will be suitably prepared and educated at the Mazda Road to Indy level as they look to further their careers towards becoming a professional in the top echelon of the sport.