Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing Duo Leads Day 1 of INDYCAR Testing

The new 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series car had it first big test on Friday. 23 cars took to the 1.022-mile ISM Raceway for two three-hour test sessions on the west valley track. When the dust settled, the opening day of the annual preseason test didn’t disappoint. Almost every driver you talk to will tell you how much lighter this car feels compared to the last one. The lightness is all caused by the lack of downforce for the 2018 version. The series was hoping that taking some downforce away from…

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Another New Sponsor For Graham Rahal – One Cure Teams With RLL

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced on Friday that One Cure, an initiative from the Flint Animal Cancer Center at Colorado State University (CSU), will be the primary sponsor of the No. 15 Verizon IndyCar Series entry of Graham Rahal at ISM Raceway on April 7 and Portland International Raceway, September 2. One Cure will also be an associate sponsor for Rahal’s entry for the full 2018 season with the goal of bringing awareness to, and understanding for One Cure. “We are grateful for the opportunity to partner with Graham…

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United Rentals Expands Sponsorship With Graham Rahal, Will Sponsor 5 Races Including Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing has been among the best Verizon IndyCar Series teams to generate sponsorships. In this day and age of any business, it’s extremely difficult to get another business to pay you any amount of money, especially sponsorship deals. Within the racing community, it’s even tougher. But, RLL continues to show why they’re among the best in the business in creating long standing relationships. RLL announced on Wednesday that United Rentals Inc., the largest equipment rental company in the world, has extended their existing agreement with the team as…

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Another New Sponsor For Graham Rahal In 2018

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) and Total Specialties USA, Inc., Total S.A.’s U.S. marketing affiliate, have announced a multi-year agreement that will see TOTAL QUARTZ become the Official Lubricant Partner of their Verizon IndyCar Series team and the primary sponsor of the No. 15 Indy car driven by Graham Rahal in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. It will mark Total’s return to the team after being an associate sponsor of their inaugural season in 1992 where Bobby Rahal earned his third Indy car title. The 2018 Long Beach…

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Why Sato’s Move To RLL Means Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing Is Back And Ready To Contend

INDIANAPOLIS – Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing confirmed the long awaited Verizon IndyCar Series Silly Season rumor on Wednesday morning in that they’ve signed Takuma Sato to drive their No. 16 Honda for 2018. With that move being said, it now likely means that RLL is on the fringe of something special. RLL had previously run multiple cars full-time from 1994 all the way through 2006. They’d scale back to a one-car team in 2007 and 2008, before becoming a one-off at Indy after. But, in 2012, they’d show back up full-time and have…

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Sato Returns To Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing For 2018 INDYCAR Season

INDIANAPOLIS – Over a month ago, Andretti Autosport revealed that they would stay with Honda power for the foreseeable future. With that being said, the team said that they have retained Alexander Rossi but wasn’t able to keep reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato though. They said that Sato was looking elsewhere and found a deal with Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing. But, Andretti said that neither Sato nor RLL could make the move official until the end of the season. Well, the season has been wrapped up just over 48 hours and guess…

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Claman DeMelo Keeping An Open Mind Ahead Of INDYCAR Debut This Weekend

Zachary Claman DeMelo is set to accomplish his life long goal, race in a major open wheel series. The Canadian driver has a background in karting. That’s led him to dream big and like to make a living in either the Verizon IndyCar Series or Formula One. On Sunday, he will make that goal come true. Claman DeMelo, 19, will drive the No. 13 Honda for Rahal/Letterman/Lanigan Racing at Sonoma Raceway this weekend, making his INDYCAR debut. Claman DeMelo, has raced the last two seasons in Indy Lights competition. He…

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