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Rinus van Kalmthout secures full-time IndyCar seat with ECR

Rinus van Kalmthout will graduate to the IndyCar Series in 2020 after signing a deal to compete for Ed Carpenter Racing. Van Kalmthout, known as ‘VeeKay’, has participated on the IndyCar junior ladder since 2017, taking the 2018 Pro Mazda Championship, and finishing runner-up to Oliver Askew in this year’s Indy Lights series. VeeKay linked up with ECR for two tests in 2019, at Portland and Mid-Ohio, and will now step up to the series full-time next year. VeeKay, 19, will pilot ECR’s No. 21 car, replacing Spencer Pigot, at all 17 races. ECR has yet to confirm who will partner oval specialist Carpenter in the No. 20 machine for the 12 road and street courses on next...
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