Ed Jones Summary:
Ed Jones will pilot the No. 18 Team SealMaster-Dale Coyne w/ Vasser Sullivan Honda in the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, July 2-4 ,on the challenging 2.258-mile, 13-turn Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course permanent road circuit in Lexington, Ohio.
Ed Jones Fast Facts:
Jones is contesting his fourth NTT INDYCAR SERIES season and first with Dale Coyne w/ Vasser Sullivan.
The 2021 Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio will be Jones’ 57th career NTT INDYCAR SERIES start and fourth at Mid-Ohio.
In three previous races at Mid-Ohio, Jones has a best starting position of 11th in 2018 and a best finish of 13th in 2019.
Jones is 19th in the 2021 NTT INDYCAR SERIES championship standings with 120 points.
In 56 career INDYCAR starts, Jones has earned 15 top-10 finishes including three podium performances, third at Indy in 2017, and third at Long Beach and Detroit Race 2 in 2018. Jones has a best starting position of fourth, Detroit Race 1 this year, the Indianapolis 500 in 2019 and the Detroit Race 2 in 2018.
Jones was the 2017 INDYCAR Rookie of the Year and was the top-rookie finisher in the 2017 Indianapolis 500, placing third.
Jones, 26, was born in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (of British citizenship) and currently resides in Miami, Florida.
Round 10 of the 16-race 2021 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season will be the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, July 4. The race will be broadcast live on NBC at 12:00.