Andretti Autosport Announces Partnership with Equipment Controls Company for 2023 INDY NXT by Firestone and NTT INDYCAR SERIES Season
INDIANAPOLIS (February 16, 2023) – Andretti Autosport announced today that Equipment Controls Company (ECCO) will serve as an official partner for the full season in INDY NXT by Firestone on the No. 28 DHL Dallara of Jamie Chadwick as well as the No. 28 DHL NTT INDYCAR SERIES machine of Romain Grosjean for the GMR Grand Prix and the 107th Running of the Indianapolis 500.
As one of the largest North American distributors of natural gas measurement, pressure control, and data acquisition products and services, ECCO believes in technology that drives innovative solutions for the natural gas industry. The 58-year-old company is family-owned and operated, preserving a legacy, and preparing for the next generation.
As ECCO now expands into motorsports partnerships, the company hopes to bring attention to their focus of innovation, technology, and corporate social responsibility in this new relationship with Andretti Autosport through the support of Jamie Chadwick.
Featured on Andretti entry in INDY NXT by Firestone, ECCO will make their debut with Chadwick at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg season opener March 3-5 and will then appear on the entry of Romain Grosjean for the month of May in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES.
DOUG BRESNAHAN, CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER, ANDRETTI AUTOSPORT:
“We’re happy to welcome ECCO to the Andretti Autosport family of partners. Both organizations are team-oriented, family-owned and operated, and share a common goal of preserving legacies for the next generation. As such, ECCO’s focus on driving innovative solutions through technology will lay the foundation for a strong relationship between both groups and in support of shared priorities.”
JEB BELL, PRESIDENT, EQUIPMENT CONTROLS COMPANY:
“To align with an organization that values innovation, raising the standard and always striving for excellence are the main reasons why this partnership works for us. And having the ECCO brand on the cars of Jamie Chadwick and Romain Grosjean is something our whole organization is really proud of.”