Larry Ellert brings to JDX Racing thirty years of senior level race team management. Larry has worked in CART, ALMS, IndyCar and Champ Car paddocks; for the best teams in the business, including Forsythe Racing, Team Rahal, Holbert Racing, Porsche Motorsport and RuSPORT.
Larry brings a management style that embraces personal responsibility while demanding perfection in car preparation, safety and reliability. Understanding and dealing with the demands of commercial partners is always a balancing act for the individual in Larry’s role, and his extensive experience interacting with sponsors creates a seamless experience for JDX corporate partners.
Luke Goldenstein brings over 15 years of racing experience with him to JDX Racing. His career has seen stints in World Challenge, ChampCAR, NASCAR, INDYCar, ALMS, and IMSA.
With a degree in mechanical engineering, Luke started his career as a mechanic and fabricator, but soon found a home in the engineering department as a data engineer and designer. He worked as an Assistant Race Engineer at multiple upper level INDYCar programs, giving him the knowledge and skills to make the jump to Race Engineer in ALMS GTC in 2013.
Luke and several other members of the JDX crew have accrued over 8 years experience working together. This familiarity, coupled with the skills of each individual, creates an excellent team dynamic hard to find in racing.