Hard Hat Heroes™ will Serve as the Primary Sponsor on David Starr's No. 44 Camry at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Mooresville, NC (July 23, 2014) - David Starr is back behind the wheel of the No. 44 Camry this weekend when the NASCAR Nationwide Series races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. On board the No. 44 Camry this weekend is the Hard Hat Heroes™ initiative.
NCCER and Build Your Future's military recruitment initiative, Hard Hat Heroes™, is committed to helping returning military members make a smooth transition, enabling them to continue to serve the country they love through building America. As a part of the Hard Hat Heroes™ initiative, NCCER and BYF are working with a task force of contractors, owners and other stakeholders to develop a program to assess, train and transition veterans into high-skill, high-wage careers in construction.
"Creating an avenue to connect our returning military with the rewarding careers available through construction is a top priority for NCCER and BYF," said Don Whyte, President of NCCER.(complete release)
Tweaker Energy Shot will be Back on Board Mike Bliss's No. 19 Camry at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Mooresville, NC (July 22, 2014)- Mike Bliss and Tweaker Energy Shot will reunite this weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Tweaker Energy Shot, along with Circle K, will serve as primary sponsor on the No. 19 TriStar Motorsports Camry. This Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race will be Bliss' third start, his second with Tweaker Energy Shot, at the famed 2.5-mile oval speedway.
"I'm looking forward to having Tweaker back on board this weekend," said Bliss. " I hope we can earn a great finish and help launch a successful partnership between Tweaker and Circle K."
This is the second season Tweaker Energy Shot has served as a primary sponsor for Mike Bliss and TriStar Motorsports and its' first teaming up with Circle K. With more than 3,300 locations Nationwide, Circle K will help kick-start Bliss' weekend at the Brickyard.(complete release)
McClure Looking for Improved Results at IMS
Lilly Diabetes 250 QUOTES & NOTES: Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Hefty®/Reynolds Wrap® Racing NOTES:
Third Time's a Charm at IMS: Just as Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250 will mark the third annual Nationwide Series event at the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it also marks Eric McClure's third start at the2.5-mile oval. Since racing at IMS, the Virginia driver has completed 97.5% of the total laps attempted and has an average finish of 27.5. He finished the inaugural event in 2012 in the 24th position, but was plagued with over-heating issues last year that relegated him to a 31st-place finish.
Chassis No. 677: Crew chief Wes Ward has selected chassis No. 677 for this weekend's event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This chassis was raced four weeks ago at Kentucky Speedway where the team posted a 24th-place finish.(complete release)