Kyffin Simpson is pleased to announce a partnership with InvestCayman, the investment promotion agency of the Cayman Islands Government, for the upcoming ‘Roar Before the 24’ and Rolex 24 of Daytona race events at Daytona International Speedway, 21-23 and 28-30 January 2022. InvestCayman joins as primary sponsor of the #66 Gradient Racing Acura NSX GT3 Evo22, featuring prominently on the car livery and Kyffin’s racewear.
Having confirmed his entry earlier this month, 17-year-old Kyffin is one of the youngest drivers in a 61-car field for the first two of five IMSA Michelin Endurance Cup race events. Two-time IMSA GTD champion Mario Farnbacher, Marc Miller and Till Bechtolsheimer complete the #66 car driver line-up.
Kyffin Simpson, driver of car #66:
“What a great way to kick things off Daytona! Representing the Cayman Islands at such a prestigious event, with so many great drivers and brands taking part, is already a huge source of pride for me. Partnering with InvestCayman to promote the Cayman Islands feels like the next logical step in my journey and I’m so grateful for their support.”
“Jane Scaletta and the InvestCayman team have been equally enthusiastic about our partnership. I’m looking forward to showing them around next week ahead of the big race, and I’ll do my best to repay their support with a good result!”
InvestCayman is the investment promotion agency (IPA) of the Cayman Islands Government, responsible for attracting and facilitating foreign direct investment (FDI) to the Cayman Islands.
The primary mandate of InvestCayman is to stimulate, support and develop world-class and sustainable diversified projects, developments, and enterprises, intended to deliver strong social, cultural, environmental and economic benefits to the Cayman Islands and its people.
Jane Scaletta, Director at InvestCayman added:
“As an Agency that values investment, innovation and social development, InvestCayman is proud to sponsor Kyffin at this year’s Rolex 24 and ‘Roar Before the 24’ races in Daytona. Racing with past IMSA GTD Champions like Marc Miller and Mario Farnbacher, we are excited to watch along as he breaks barriers as one of the youngest drivers competing in this fast-paced arena.
Continuing his racing career on this world-renowned platform, we cannot wait to see him represent the Cayman Islands at this level. Our team at InvestCayman looks forward to our continued Partnership with Cayman’s award-winning racer and wish Kyffin all the best in his success both on and off the track… Go Kyffin!”
Action at the 2022 Rolex 24 At Daytona kicks off with the preceding Roar Before The 24, January 22nd-23rd. determining the starting grid for the main event on January 29th.
Kyffin is supported by InvestCayman, Simpson Race Products, GoPro action cameras, Spy sunglasses, BODDENS, Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, and Kokoro Performance driver coaching services.