Austin Cindric says he's thrilled to be a part of the strongest Prototype lineup in recent memory for next weekend's Rolex 24 at Daytona, sportscar365.com reports.
Ricky Benton Racing Enterprises announced that the team will be jumping to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for the season-opening Daytona 500 in February. David Gilliland has rejoined the team to pilot the No. 92 Black's Tire and Auto Service/Carquest Auto Parts/Ford Fusion, Ricky Benton Racing PR reports.
Kyle Busch Motorsports announced that Todd Gilliland will drive the No. 4 Tundra in 19 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series events in 2018 and vie for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year honors, Kyle Busch Motorsports PR reports.
It's been a busy offseason in the shop and also in the office at Go Fas Racing. With the addition of an XFINITY program featuring driver Joey Gase and a 2018 partnership with the historic Wood Brothers Team, GFR is excited announce a partnership with Circle Sport Racing to acquire a charter for the No.32 Ford driven by Matt DiBenedetto, Go Fas Racing PR reports.
Horizon Global Corporation has joined Team Penske with a new multi-year partnership beginning in 2018. Horizon Global towing and trailering brands REESE(R) and Draw-Tite(R) will serve as primary sponsors for the No. 2 Ford Fusion driven by Brad Keselowski in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series this season, Team Penske PR reports.
After partnering with Chip Ganassi Racing for three seasons in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, DC Solar is moving to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for the 2018 season as a primary partner with both Kyle Larson and Jamie McMurray, chipganassiracing.com reports.
Corey Lewis will join Paul Miller Racing for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, the team has confirmed. Lewis, who drove for Change Racing in the last two seasons of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, joins the fellow Lamborghini outfit alongside full-season drivers Bryan Sellers and Madison Snow, sportscar365.com reports.
BMW factory driver Martin Tomczyk will join Turner Motorsport for next weekend's Rolex 24 at Daytona, completing the team's lineup in its newly re-liveried BMW M6 GT3, sportscar365.com reports.
The iconic Liqui Moly colors will be seen in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this year, with the German oil company having inked a deal with Turner Motorsport. While Turner has yet to confirm its lineup for Daytona, Mark Kvamme and Don Yount are expected to feature in the BMW alongside factory driver Jens Klingmann, sportscar365.com reports.
Adding to the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series lineup, GMS Racing officials announced the addition of Cody Coughlin to the Statesville-based team. Climbing back behind the wheel of a Chevrolet for the first time since 2013 in Late Models, Coughlin will drive the No. 2 JEGS Chevrolet Silverado for his second full-time NCWTS season, GMS Racing PR reports.
After a successful six-year relationship with Toyota, ThorSport Racing announces that the two partners have agreed to part ways ahead of the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season, ThorSport Racing PR reports.
Wood Brothers Racing announced a long-term partnership with Archie St. Hilaire, owner of Go FAS Racing. The agreement grants full operating control of one of the 36 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Charters to the Wood Brothers and its iconic No. 21 Ford, woodbrothersracing.com reports.
Team Penske has announced a new partnership with Florida-based DEX Imaging, the nation's largest independent dealer of document imaging equipment. DEX Imaging will be featured as a primary sponsor for three 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races this season on Team Penske's No. 12 Ford Fusion driven by Ryan Blaney, Team Penske PR reports.
GMS Racing announced that Justin Haley would once again pilot the No. 24 Chevrolet Silverado in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2018. Long-time sponsor Fraternal Order of Eagles will also rejoin the group as a primary sponsor throughout the season, GMS Racing PR reports.
Kyle Larson had hoped for another epic battle night with Christopher Bell, about seven weeks after they thrilled fans at "Turkey Night" in California, where Bell beat Larson in a major midget-car race. The stage was set Saturday night as they traded the lead at the Chili Bowl Midget Nationals, but a blown engine in Larson's car with 13 laps remaining ended that drama, and Bell sped to his second consecutive Chili Bowl crown at the Tulsa Expo Center, Bob Pockrass of ESPN reports.
Kyle Busch Motorsports announced that Noah Gragson will return to the No. 18 Tundra for the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season with primary sponsorship for all 23 races from Safelite AutoGlass, Kyle Busch Motorsports PR reports.
With the start of the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season being only 35 days away, GMS Racing officials are proud to announce the addition of Dalton Sargeant to their driver lineup. Competing for Rookie of the Year honors this season, Sargeant will be the driver of the No. 25 GMS Racing Chevrolet Silverado, GMS Racing PR reports.
Kyle Busch Motorsports announced that owner-driver Busch will compete in five NASCAR Camping World Truck Series events in 2018, Kyle Busch Motorsports PR reports.
Christopher Bell will get the chance to defend his Chili Bowl Midget Nationals title Saturday as he dominated his qualifying night Thursday at the Tulsa Expo Center, Bob Pockrass of ESPN reports.
Fernando Alonso, a two-time Formula One world champion, was at the World Center of Racing last weekend preparing for his inaugural start in the Rolex 24 At Daytona - the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season-opener, imsa.com reports.