Solar firm to sponsor select NASCAR, IndyCar races for Ganassi drivers

Chip Ganassi Racing has expanded its partnership with sponsor DC Solar Solutions, which will offer funding for both Kyle Larson and Jamie McMurray in the NASCAR Cup Series.

The energy company will also be an associate sponsor in IndyCar for Ganassi drivers Scott Dixon and Ed Jones.

DC Solar has worked with Ganassi for the last three seasons in the NASCAR's Xfinity Series.

Larson will debut the new DC Solar paint scheme in next month's season-opening exhibition race at Daytona International Speedway. The company will also sponsor both McMurray and Larson in select Xfinity Series races.

Benicia, California-based DC Solar provides mobile solar lighting solutions to numerous tracks, including Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina, ISM Raceway in Arizona and Darlington Raceway in South Carolina. DC Solar is also in partnership with ISM Raceway in Phoenix for its $178 million modernization project. The company is powering and lighting nighttime construction for the renovation.

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