There's no race in the world that means more to Bell than the Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals. He's been close to winning a few times. He probably should have gotten that coveted Golden Driller in 2016, but he was too aggressive and spun out while battling lapped traffic. But one year later Bell was more patient, and his patience paid off. Bell is finally the winner of the Chili Bowl, speed51.com reports.
RSS Racing is again planning a full season with Sieg behind the wheel of the No. 39 Chevrolet. The team is still searching for sponsorship for Sieg. RSS is also prepared to run a second car in 2017 if the right driver and sponsor materializes, RSS Racing PR reports.
Sport Clips Haircuts is an active sponsor in NASCAR and is excited to enter its ninth season as a partner with Joe Gibbs Racing. Hamlin enters his 12th full season with Joe Gibbs Racing in 2017 behind the wheel of the No. 11 Sport Clips Toyota Camry in the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series in 2017, Joe Gibbs Racing PR reports.
Continuing a tradition of running his own JR Motorsports Chevy each season, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is scheduled to make a pair of starts in the No. 88 Chevy Camaro this season in races at Bristol in August and Richmond in September, jrmracing.com reports.