Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced that ClearPlex have entered into a multi-year agreement as an associate sponsor of their Verizon IndyCar Series and Tudor United SportsCar programs. In addition, ClearPlex™ was named the Official Windshield Protection of RLL, with their proprietary films to be installed on all team vehicles and transporters, providing an instant proving ground.
“We are excited to be partnered with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing,” said Chris Tomaszewski, VP/Counsel of ClearPlex Direct, the exclusive USA based distributor. “Rahal Letterman Lanigan are synonymous with excellence and the team is a perfect fit for ClearPlex, the first and only Patented and optically clear windshield protection film. ClearPlex™ is designed to take what the road or racing surface dishes out. Partnering up with a world class racing organisation is the perfect way to showcase our technology on the world stage.”
“We are very pleased to welcome ClearPlex to the team,” added Bobby Rahal, co-owner of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing. “I’m particularly pleased that they are a new sponsor to motor racing and I’m very proud and appreciative of their support. It’s a great product that we believe in and the Bobby Rahal Automotive Group will be utilising this product at our dealerships in Pennsylvania. As more people learn about it through this partnership, I think it will produce a great return on their investment. We are very excited to help the company achieve the goals they have set by entering into this sponsorship.”
Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing is co-owned by three-time IndyCar Champion and 1986 Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Rahal, the renowned CBS LATE SHOW host David Letterman and Mi-Jack co-owner Mike Lanigan. The team have had over 20 wins – including the 2004 Indy 500 from pole with Buddy Rice – 29 poles, 81 podium finishes and the 1992 series championship. The team also competed in the American Le Mans Series from 2009-2013 as BMW Team RLL where they won both the Manufacturer and Team Championships in the GT category in 2010 and swept all three GT titles in 2011 – Manufacturer, Team and Driver.