"I learned a lot in my rookie year and I'm looking forward to the
opportunity to build on that experience. I know I have the team around me to fight at the front and that's
what we'll be trying to do in 2017."
Ed Carpenter Racing is owned and operated by Ed Carpenter, who also is the driver of the No. 20 car as he was for Vision Racing from 2005-09.
Fuzzy’s Ultra Premium Vodka, founded by pro golfer Fuzzy Zoeller, is the primary sponsor.
Carpenter made his Verizon IndyCar Series debut at Chicagoland Speedway in 2003 and earned his first victory in 2011 at Kentucky Speedway. Carpenter resides in Indianapolis with his wife, Heather, and their two children.