Turner Woodard announced sponsorship support of the Dale Coyne Racing with RWR team for the 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season. The brand name TurnerWoodard.com will appear on the side mirrors of the #51 Nurtec ODT Honda – Dale Coyne Racing with RWR driven by two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato.
Sato, an ex-Formula 1 racer became the first Japanese driver to win an INDYCAR SERIES race (Long Beach, 2013) and first Japanese winner of the Indy 500. He has won six times in his INDYCAR SERIES career, including the 104th Indianapolis 500 in August 2020 and the 101st Indianapolis 500 in May 2017.
“Being around such an experienced driver like Takuma and a team owner like Dale brings an entire new insight to IndyCar racing. May in Indianapolis is a major reason our city is world-class and the racing industry plays a significant role in the growth of the technology sector as well. Our partnership goes to show that local businesses can get involved and support IndyCar. We know Takuma has the experience and team backing to win. It should be an exciting season.” states Turner Woodard.
Steve Fusek, manager of Takuma Sato and TakumaUS added, “We are pleased to have Turner Woodard as a partner and we appreciate his season-long support of our team. As a small, but very competitive team, sponsorship support from individuals like Turner means a lot and brings a lot of energy to the team”.
Sato will be starting in his 13th Indianapolis 500 on the inside of Row 4, with a 4 lap qualifying average speed of 231.670mph.
About Turner Woodard
Turner Woodard is an Indianapolis native who has successfully carved his niche in commercial development through "adaptive reuse", by altering a building or property originally used for one purpose into something new that is productive and beneficial. Turner James Investments is a holding company that focuses on real estate acquisitions and alternative investments and Turner John Management is his property management company. Wasatch Lake is a 400-acre nature resort, just one hour southwest of Indianapolis, that features 8 lakefront cabins for rent, plus a 10,000 square foot Long House Lodge designed for reunions, weddings, and parties. For more information visit TurnerWoodard.com
About Dale Coyne Racing
Team Owner Dale Coyne is a true racer with a long history in Indy car racing. As a driver and owner for seven years, and a team owner since 1984, he is among the most experienced in the Verizon IndyCar Series paddock and highly respected by his peers. Coyne has several other investments, including being the largest Sonny’s BBQ franchisee in the country. For more information, please visit dalecoyneracing.com
About Takuma Sato
Sato, an ex-Formula 1 racer became the first Japanese driver to win an INDYCAR SERIES race (Long Beach, 2013) and first Japanese winner of the Indy 500. Has won six times in his INDYCAR SERIES career, including the 104th Indianapolis 500 in August 2020 and the 101st Indianapolis 500 in May 2017. For more information visit, takumasato.com