My ultimate goal is to become an NTT INDYCAR SERIES Champion, and Juncos Hollinger Racing will help me get there as we enter into the highest tier of the INDYCAR ladder series together Ricardo Escotto

“We’ve had our eye on Ricardo as he’s risen through the ranks, and are very excited for him to make the step up to INDY NXT with Juncos Hollinger Racing.” says Ricardo Juncos, Co-Owner and Founder of JHR. Brad Hollinger, Co-Owner of JHR, adds, “Ricardo is just another example of how we’re investing into the future of this team, bringing on the best talent that will help the team grow in years to come.”

Escotto participated in the Jay Howard Driver Development program before moving to the 2023 USF Pro 2000 Championship in 2023 and 2024. He joins full-time driver of the No. 76 entry of Juncos Hollinger Racing, Lindsay Brewer, who is the first American female to compete in the series full-time in over a decade.

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2022Finishes 20 races with the Cram-Hitech GP Team in Formula 4 UAE Championship (United Arab Emirates)


2023Full season with Jay Howard’s Drivers Development Team in the USF Pro 2000 Championship, securing a win in Indianapolis and finishing 13th in the driver standings.