Spencer Pigot’s car heads out to pit lane on Pole Day, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 21, 2017.
Spencer Pigot will join Ed Carpenter’s IndyCar team full-time in 2018, according to a release. He joined the team in 2016. He will drive the No. 21 car.
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“To say I am excited about 2018 would be an understatement,” Pigot said in the release. “I have really enjoyed my time so far with Ed Carpenter Racing and this is the next step in what I hope is a long, successful partnership with the team in the Verizon IndyCar Series.”
Pigot has three top-10 finishes in 16 IndyCar races this season, with his best finish (eighth) coming at Long Beach.
“It is very exciting to be announcing that Spencer will be competing in a full-time role for ECR in 2018. Spencer made significant strides from his rookie season into his sophomore year and we see much more potential in his ability,” Ed Carpenter said. “Spencer has worked very hard to improve in …read more
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