BJ McLeod To Have 3 Full Time Entries For 2019 XFINITY Series Season

B.J. McLeod (Owner/Driver) and Jessica McLeod (Owner) of BJ McLeod Motorsports (BJMM) are set to start their fourth season as a NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Team in its new state of the art facility in Mooresville, NC. This year, the organization will field three (3) cars with its respected No. 78, No. 8 and No. 99 car numbers.  “After going straight to work the week after Homestead, (Homestead-Miami Speedway, Fla) all in preparation for 2019, we feel like we got a great start for the upcoming season,” said BJ McLeod.…

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McLaughlin To Race With Hattori In K&N Series

Hattori Racing Enterprises announced today that organization will field a full-time Toyota Camry entry in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East with driver Max McLaughlin. Shige Hattori’s history of team ownership is heavily rooted in the K&N Pro Series, and 2019 will mark the organization’s return to full-time competition for the first time since 2014. McLaughlin will take the first green flag of the season at New Smyrna Speedway on February 10th in the No. 1 Textron Off Road, Mohawk Northeast Inc. Camry with crew chief Robert Huffman. The 2019…

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Harrison Burton To Make 5 ARCA Starts In 2019 With Venturini

Venturini Motorsports (VMS) announced on Thursday the signing of Harrison Burton to a partial schedule in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards. Burton, 18, a two-time ARCA Series winner, will pilot the No. 20 Toyota Camry for five events starting with the series’ season opener at Daytona International Speedway before moving onto Charlotte Motor Speedway (5/23), Pocono Raceway (5/31), Chicagoland Speedway (6/27) and the series finale at Kansas Speedway (10/18). Throughout the upcoming season Burton will feature continued support from long time partners DEX Imaging, FIELDS, Morton Buildings and…

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GMS Signs Moffitt For 2019, Announces Full Plans For This Season

GMS Racing announced today that 2018 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series (NGOTS) champion driver Brett Moffitt will join the organization for the 2019 season. The 26-year-old Grimes, Iowa native will be defending his championship title in GMS’ No. 24 Chevrolet, alongside veteran crew chief Jerry Baxter. The addition of Moffitt will complete GMS’ driver lineup for the 2019 season: ·         Moffitt will drive the No. 24 Chevrolet Silverado with crew chief Jerry Baxter in the NGOTS ·         Rookie Sheldon Creed will drive the No. 2 Chevrolet Silverado with crew chief…

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Gus Dean Joins Young Motorsports For 2019 Truck Season

Two-time ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards winner Gus Dean (@GusDean) will join Young’s Motorsports full-time for the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series (NGOTS) season, the Mooresville, N.C.-based team announced this morning at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte. Dean, a native of Bluffton, S.C., will compete for Rookie of the Year honors in the No. 12 Chevrolet Silverado. 2018 ARCA Racing Series championship crew chief Jeff Stankiewicz will lead the team’s efforts this season. LG Air Conditioning Technologies will join Dean in his leap to one of…

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Oscar Mayer To Sponsor Newman And RFR For 2019

Oscar Mayer will debut as a 2019 sponsor of the No. 6 Oscar MayerFord Mustang at the historic Daytona 500 on February 17, with driver Ryan Newman and Roush Fenway Racing. The race will mark Newman’s Roush Fenway debut behind the wheel of the Oscar Mayer No. 6 Ford, and with NASCAR’s winningest owner Jack Roush, a two-time winner of the Great American Race (2009, 2012).  “The Daytona 500 is obviously one of the biggest and most iconic races in the world,” said Ryan Newman, driver of the No. 6 Oscar Mayer Ford Mustang and the…

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Alsco Rejoins RPM For 2019

Richard Petty Motorsports announced on Wednesday that Alsco will continue its relationship as an associate sponsor of the No. 43 team and driver Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. In addition, Alsco will continue to be the official linen and workwear uniform supplier for Petty’s Garage, Victory Junction, and also be a partner of Thad Moffitt in the ARCA Racing Series and NASCAR Late Model competition.  Alsco is another long-term committed partner of RPM. They have provided the Petty companies with their premium linens and workwear rental for many years and have…

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