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IndyCar race winner Herta switches to #26 Andretti car for 2021

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Andretti Autosport has announced that Colton Herta will switch to the IndyCar team's #26 car, taking over the car piloted by James Hinchcliffe towards the end of 2020. Herta raced under the Harding Steinbrenner Racing banner in his rookie season of 2019, with the team nominally only an Andretti satellite operation, but this became Andretti Harding Steinbrenner Autosport in 2020. For next season, Herta, who already has three race wins to his credit, takes over the Gainbridge-sponsored #26 Andretti Autosport-Honda. From 2018, this entry was piloted by Zach Veach who relinquished the cockpit to Hinchcliffe for the last three rounds of 2020. Herta scored one win in his sophomore season, which was Andretti's sole triumph of 2020, but his remarkable pace, consistency and relative absence of error when the team was struggling in the first half of the season helped him finish third in the points race, beaten onl..

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