Harding Racing is owned and managed by Mike Harding. Mike is also Owner and CEO of Indianapolis based Harding Group, an asphalt and concrete contractor. Under his direction, Harding Group is an official sponsor of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He has been involved with the paving industry and his father’s company, F. E Harding, since the early 80’s. Mike purchased the company from his father and is now sole owner. Under Mike’s leadership, Harding Group consistently ranks in the “Top Ten” asphalt maintenance companies in the USA year after year.
Team Manager/Competition Director
With over 40 years’ experience, Larry Curry is a legend in motor sports. Larry has worked for several high profile teams including; Pennzoil, Dreyer & Reinbold, and Vision Racing. Larry’s career highlights include: 10 pole positions, 8 race wins and 1 Indy Car Champion, Tony Stewart. He also had 2 Rookies of the Year at Indianapolis; Jim Hickman, 1982 and Tony Stewart, 1996. Larry is confident that Harding Racing will have what it takes to be a contender within the Verizon IndyCar Series.
Al Unser, Jr.
Executive Consultant/Driver Coach
Al Unser Jr’s racing career is one of the sport’s best. He has 329 starts, 34 wins, and 7 poles. Little Al ran in The World of Outlaws Sprint car Series, Can-Am, CART, IROC, and IRL Series. He has 5 Championship titles and various awards in racing. He is a two-time winner of the Indianapolis 500, 1992 and 1994. Al Unser Jr. was named ABC Wide World of Sports Athlete of the Year in 1994.