Revamp: Cape Motorsports and Andretti Unite for 2024 Indy NXT Series Partnership

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In a significant shift in the landscape of junior formula racing, Cape Motorsports, well-known for their 14 championship titles, has formed an alliance with Andretti, a five-time champion of the Indy NXT series. The newly established partnership, named Andretti Cape Indy NXT, aims to bring Cape Motorsports back to the Indy NXT series after a ten-year break since their last appearance with Wayne Taylor Racing and driver Gustavo Yacamn in 2010.

Engineering Support and Shared Ambitions

Through this alliance, Cape Motorsports will receive engineering and operational support from Andretti, reflecting the successful partnership dynamics of Andretti’s IndyCar Series with Meyer Shank Racing. The main objective of the Andretti Cape Indy NXT is to field two cars in the upcoming 2024 Indy NXT season, which begins with the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg from March 8-10.

Leadership Reactions

Dominic and Nicholas Cape, the founders of Cape Motorsports, welcomed the collaboration with optimism and enthusiasm. The partnership aligns with the Cape brothers’ dedication to winning and driver development, two values they share with their new partners. J-F Thormann, the Global President of Andretti, praised the Cape brothers for their impressive track record in junior formula racing and expressed his excitement for the potential of the new venture.

Unleashing Potential and Strengthening Motorsport

This alliance represents more than just a partnership; it is a commitment to nurturing talent and ensuring the ongoing strength of the sport. The Andretti Cape Indy NXT alliance demonstrates the shared commitment of both teams to winning and driver development. As a result, the 2024 Indy NXT season promises to be an exhilarating spectacle and a testament to the potential unleashed through this alliance.