Robb moves to Foyt for 2nd period in IndyCar


Sting Ray Robb is transferring to AJ Foyt’s staff for his 2nd period in IndyCar subsequent calendar year.

The 21-calendar year-previous reported it was a “dream arrive true” to go to the staff operate by the 4-situations Indianapolis five hundred winner. “It presents an chance for me to apply previous classes and have momentum ahead in my sophomore period as we enter a quite aggressive discipline of groups and motorists,” reported Robb.

Robb arrived in IndyCar this calendar year right after ending 2nd to Linus Lundqvist in the Indy Lights sequence (now recognised as Indy Nxt). Adhering to a complicated commence in the sequence, he attained far more common final results in the 2nd 50 % of the period.

About the 1st 6 races, Robb only observed the chequered flag after, crashing in 50 % of people commences. He concluded all the remaining rounds, but heading into the finale experienced in no way positioned increased than seventeenth. He made his ideal travel of the period at Laguna Seca, on the other hand, ending his 1st period with twelfth position.

That still left him twenty third in the championship standings in advance of only a person comprehensive-time driver, Benjamin Pedersen, who drove for the Foyt staff Robb will now race for. Foyt is but to validate the identification of his staff mate for subsequent period. Pedersen was partnered by Santino Ferrucci this calendar year.

Foyt staff president Larry Foyt reported he experienced taken notice of Robb’s performances before in his job. He received the Indy Professional 2000 title in 2020, proclaiming 7 victories on the way.

“I have to acknowledge his title caught my eye when he was in the junior formulation, so I viewed his increase as a result of IndyCar’s ladder procedure where by he did seriously effectively,” reported Foyt. “I believe that he is a good addition to our application and will showcase every thing he figured out in his rookie marketing campaign in the NTT IndyCar sequence.”

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