TYSONS, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mike Lawrie, chairman, president and CEO of DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and Roger Penske, founder and chairman of Penske Corporation were joined by Simon Pagenaud, driver of the No. 22 Dallara / Chevrolet in the Verizon IndyCar Series to ring today’s Closing Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The trio unveiled DXC Technology’s new, 2018 Indy car and marked the renewed DXC-Penske sponsorship for the 2018 INDYCAR Series season.
This season, which begins Mar. 11, DXC will return and serve as the primary sponsor on Pagenaud’s car for six races, starting with the Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 15. DXC Technology also will continue as an associate sponsor on the remaining races for the No. 22 team. (Read how Team Penske and DXC Technology collaborated to optimize the team’s engineering software: How a championship-winning race team cut engineering cycles by 30 percent.)
See accompanying photos:
- IndyCar unveiling: Pictured from left to right – Mike Lawrie, Simon Pagenaud, Roger Penske
- NYSE Closing Bell: Simon Pagenaud (center) ringing bell; Mile Lawrie (left), Roger Penske (right)
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About DXC Technology
DXC Technology (DXC: NYSE) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner network combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally. For more information, visit www.dxc.technology.
About Team Penske
Team Penske is one of the most successful teams in the history of professional sports. Cars owned and prepared by Team Penske have produced more than 470 major race wins, over 540 pole positions and 32 Championships across open-wheel, stock car and sports car racing competition. Over the course of its 52-year history, the team has also earned 16 Indianapolis 500 victories, two Daytona 500 Championships, a Formula 1 win and overall victories in the 24 Hours of Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring. For 2018, Team Penske will compete in the Verizon IndyCar Series, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the NASCAR XFINITY Series and the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The team also races in the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, in a partnership with Dick Johnson Racing, as DJR Team Penske. For more information about Team Penske, please visit www.teampenske.com