In a just released announcement, Scuderia Corsa and Ed Carpenter Racing have combined to field the number 20 car in 2019 Ed Jones was named as the road and street course driver for the number 20 car. Ed Carpenter will continue to drive the car on ovals. The entry is now Ed Carpenter Racing Scuderia Corsa. Jones will drive a third car,number 64, in the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500.
Jones drove for Chip Ganassi Racing last season. He had several top tens on road and street courses, but struggled on ovals.
Academia Corsa entered the 500 last year with Oriol Servia , who led late in the race but needed to make a late stop for fuel. Serbia had hoped to drive for the team full time this upcoming season.