INDIANAPOLIS – Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates and co-drivers Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas will adopt a new livery incorporating Telcel on the traditional No. 01 TELMEX Daytona Prototype entry beginning with this weekend’s Diamond Cellar Classic at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Mexico-based Telcel is a leading brand in telecommunications worldwide and a sister company to longtime CGRFS partner TELMEX as both are part of America Movil. Telcel is the leading mobile company in Mexico and América Móvil provide services in United States through its trademarks Tracfone and Telcel America.
“I am very excited because Telcel is the sister brand of TELMEX and I have been with the team since its beginnings in 2002,” said Rojas. “We have always worked hand in hand since the racing program was created. I am very proud of what the program has produced over the years and we will be working very hard with Scott and the rest of the team for continued success.”
The No. 01 Telcel/TELMEX Dinan-Prepared BMW/Riley enters the weekend fourth in the series points race with 128 markers (-20 to the leaders).