Abel Motorsports

3401 Bashford Avenue Court
Louisville, KY 40218 US
Contact: Information
Email: info@abelmotorsports.com
PR Contact: Team PR
Email: pr@abelmotorsports.com
Twitter: @JacobAbelRacing
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Abel Motorsports has competed in multiple open-wheel developmental series since 2017, winning the inaugural F3 Americas championship in 2018. Stay current with the latest Abel Motorsports news by visiting the official team website, www.abelmotorsports.com. ABM is accepting inquiries about driving opportunities in several different categories of cars including F3, F4, and Pro Mazda.

ArmsUp Motorsports

W3383 Sunset Road
Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085 US
(920) 876-3712
Contact: Gregg Borland
Email: gborland@ArmsUpMotorsports.com
PR Contact: Kelly Brouillet
Email: kelly@kbrucommunications.com
Web Site: www.armsupmotorsports.com
Twitter: @ArmsUpAieee
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ArmsUp Motorsports has been campaigning F2000 cars since its inception in 1998, growing from a one-car prep shop to maintaining a team of 10 F2000 cars. Team owner Gregg Borland has guided the Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin-based team to race wins and championships in SCCA National Formula Continental and Formula Atlantic. No stranger to pro racing, ArmsUp Motorsports has scored podium finishes in the Toyota Atlantic Championship, Cooper Tires USF2000 Zetec Championship and the F2000 Championship Series. In 2018, ArmsUp Motorsports will look to continue its run of success in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda.

BN Racing

10031 Virginia Avenue
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415 US
(773) 729-0296
Contact: Bryn Nuttall
Email: bryn@bnracing.co.uk
Facebook: BN Racing

BN Racing burst onto the Mazda Road to Indy scene in 2017, in a partial season in USF2000 that included some headline results. The Chicago-based squad’s rise continued in 2018, adding a Pro Mazda Championship team alongside its USF2000 team with a two-car effort. 

In a little over a year BN Racing has become an established front running team in both catergories, with race wins, podiums, pole positions and lap records strewn across its impressive first full season in 2018. BN Racing encompasses a professional, modern approach to racing and an instilled desire for success.

The team is led by Englishman Bryn Nuttall, who has an extensive background in many areas of motorsport, including working as a driver coach and manager, mechanic, engineer and engine specialist with most notable success to date in winning the 2015 X30 World Championships.

Cape Motorsports

745 43rd Street South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711 US
(727) 515-4470
Contact: Dominic Cape
Email: dominic.cape@gmail.com
Contact: Nicholas Cape
Email: ncape.capemotorsports@gmail.com
Web Site: www.capemotorsports.com
Twitter: @CapeMotorsport
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With leadership from brothers Nicholas and Dominic Cape, Cape Motorsports campaigns cars in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda and the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires.

The goal of Cape Motorsports is to provide unmatched driver development both on and off the track.  It is difficult for a young driver to jump into a professional series and win, regardless of talent.  Through coaching and mentoring, Cape Motorsports provides young drivers with as much knowledge of motorsports to become as successful as possible. 


DEForce Racing

One Performance Drive, Suite D
Angleton, TX 77515 US
(346) 223-0149
Contact: Ernesto Martinez
Contact: David Martinez
Email: info@deforceracing.com
Web Site: www.deforceracing.com/
Twitter: @DEForce Racing
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The newly formed race team, DEForce, will compete in the 2018 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 is based out of MSR Houston in Angleton, Texas.

Exclusive Autosport

519 Waters Crescent
Saskatoon, SK S7W 0A6 CA
(306) 242-8294
Contact: Michael Duncalfe
Email: ExclusiveManagement@shaw.ca
Contact: Kimberly Duncalfe
Email: kimberly@exclusivemanagementinc.com
Web Site: www.exclusiveautosport.ca
Twitter: @ExclAutosport
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Exclusive Autosport (EA) is a professional racing team dedicated to the success of its drivers in open-wheel formula car competition in North America.  EA operate teams in the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires, the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship and the F1600 Canada (Formerly Formula Tour 1600) series in Canada. Exclusive’s drivers have secured numerous driver championships, race wins, podium finishes, pole positions, Rookie of the Year championships and nominations for both the Team USA Scholarship and Team Canada F1600 scholarship program. Exclusive Autosport is the Canadian Spectrum factory team and the Canadian importer and distributor for Spectrum Race Cars manufactured in Australia. Exclusive Management Inc., the team’s parent company, has enjoyed great success in both open-wheel and sports car racing and has worked with standout drivers.

Jay Howard Driver Development

1976 Haverford Street
Carmel, IN 46032 US
Contact: Jay Howard
Email: jay@jayhoward.com
Web Site: www.jayhoward.com
Twitter: @JayHowardRacing
Facebook: Jay Howard Motorsport

Prominent karting and junior formula team Jay Howard Driver Development (JHDD) will join the Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires on a full-time basis in 2019. Led by Verizon IndyCar Series and Indianapolis 500 veteran Jay Howard, who himself has won championships in both USF2000 and Indy Lights, the team’s expansion furthers its mission of advancing drivers from the karting ranks to junior open-wheel categories.

The expansion to USF2000 and the IndyCar/Road to Indy paddock will represent a homecoming for British-born Howard, who claimed the USF2000 championship in 2005 and added the Indy Lights title one year later. Howard has driven for several teams over the years, including Schmidt Peterson Motorsports, Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing and Sarah Fisher Racing, and most recently competed in the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500.

Legacy Autosport

437 West 150 South
Lebanon, IN 46052 US
Contact: Mike Meyer 
Email: lmmeyer@legacyautosport.com
Contact: Ryan Barth 
Email: rjb@rjbmotorsports.com
PR Contact: Fred Edwards 
Email: f.edwards@metalloidcorp.com
Twitter: @LegacyAutosport
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Legacy Autosport is a race team ran by the Meyer family, whose grandfather and great grandfather was Louis Meyer, the first three-time champion of the Indianapolis 500. In 2018 the legacy perseveres, with the younger Meyers who continue the winning ways of the family.  Legacy Autosport is focused on driver development with a goal of helping drivers become successful in the Mazda Road to Indy  and beyond.

Legacy Autosport is based in Lebanon, Indiana.  Located just outside of Indianapolis and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. They are in the heart of the Motor Racing Capital of the World. Louis “Mike” Meyer has a season of experience in USF2000 in the Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires as a  winning crew chief for Alex Baron, including the Indianapolis Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mike, the Owner/Team Manager/Crew Chief, has spent the previous 13 years in Indy Lights, winning five championships, countless race wins, pole positions and four Freedom 100 wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Louis “Butch” Meyer brings a story book career in automobile racing which includes building IndyCar motors with several manufactures and teams, five years as technical director of the Indy Lights program and ownership of an Indy Lights team.

Marotti Racing

344 High Hill Road
Wallingford, CT 06492 US
(203) 631-8110
Contact: Will Marotti
Email: will@marottiracing.com
PR Contact: TBD
Email: TBD
Website: MarottiRacing.com
Twitter: @MarottiRacing
Facebook: Marotti Racing

Marotti Racing has participated in the 2016 and 2017 Indianapolis 500 with Schmidt-Peterson Motorsports, as well as three other IndyCar races also with SPM. In 2016, Will Marotti became the first active pastor to help lead a team to the 500 (according to Indianapolis Motor Speedway historian Donald Davidson). The team continues to work with an IndyCar team (not yet announced) and sponsors to participate in the 2019 Indy 500.

Miller Vinatieri Motorsports

2704 W. 146th Street
Westfield, IN 46074 US
Miller Vinatieri (MVM) Motorsports, LLC is a professional auto racing team owned by three-time Indy 500 starter Dr. Jack Miller and four-time Super Bowl champion and Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri. The Indianapolis, Indiana based team fields multiple entries in the F4 United States Championship Powered by Honda, and will enter the Road to Indy in 2019 with a two-car and potentially three-car program.

Newman Wachs Racing

1312 Armour Boulevard
Mundelein, IL 60060 US
(847) 996-1080
Contact: Brian Halahan
Email: bhalahan@newmanwachsracing.com
Phone: (727) 692-6052
Web Site: www.newmanwachsracing.com
Twitter: @newman_wachs
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Newman Wachs Racing was formed in 2005 by late actor and IndyCar team owner Paul Newman and long-time racing friend Eddie Wachs to aid the development of young drivers in Champ Car’s Cooper Tires Presents the Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda. Among the drivers to go through the NWR program were JR Hildebrand, John Edwards and Simona de Silvestro. After a seven-year hiatus, Newman Wachs Racing has returned to racing, competing in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda on the Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires.

Pabst Racing

35303 Pabst Road
Oconomowoc, WI 53066 US
(262) 567-1771
Contact: Augie Pabst
PR Contact: Shannon McIntosh
Email: augie@pabstracing.com
Web Site: www.pabstracing.com
Facebook: PabstRacingServices
Pabst Racing has been preparing winning racecars since 1983. The Pabst team was started by Augie Pabst Jr., former sports car racing legend from the 1950s and early 1960s who won many races and championships throughout his career. Current President Augie Pabst III (former driver as well), took over the business in 1991. By 1998 Augie III decided to focus on owning and maintaining a wide variety of winning racecars including SCCA Spec Racer, Shelby Can-Am, 911 Porsche, Ford Mustang GT-1 and primarily Van Diemen Formula 2000 cars.

SOL.O Racing

4390 Old Wesleyan Woods
Alpharetta, GA 30022 US
(317) 850-1488
Contact: Carlos Soler
Email: Carlos.Soler@gmail.com
PR Contact: Rosa Elena Torres
Email: rosaetorres@cs.com
SOL.O Racing was formed to have a unique competitive environment for driver Mathias Soler-Obel in the USF2000 Championship. The team is based in Atlanta, GA with professional and experienced people involved in the team.
The name SOL.O comes from the last names of Mathias: SOL from Soler and O from Obel. Also, the word “SOLO” in Spanish means “only or unique”, giving a particular Latino touch to the name of the team.

Team Benik

401 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 130-493
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 US
(754) 206-4870
Contact: Nick Mitchell
Email: info@benik-kart.com
Web Site: www.benik-kart.com
Twitter: @kartBENIK
Facebook: kartBENIK

2018 will mark Team Benik’s second season in the single-seater racing series after years of successful karting seasons in North America. The campaign in USF2000 will be bread through a similar program to the top line US Benik Kart team which has taken several drivers to success.

Owned and operated by long-time karting industry members Ben Cruttenden and Nick Mitchell, Team Benik operates out of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, where the team’s USF2000 cars are prepared. Combining the expertise of personnel from both teams, Team Benik will provide great technical expertise when the Benik squad take to the track.

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