Credit One will become a partner on the No. 1 Chevrolet of Chip Ganassi Racing. As part of the agreement with NASCAR, Credit One Bank will offer fans officially licensed NASCAR-themed credit cards. Credit One Bank will also be the primary partner of the No. 1 Chevy, piloted by "2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup" contender McMurray for three races, as well as a partner throughout the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series campaign, chipganassiracing.com reports.
The Florida Lottery will once again hit the high-speed track of Daytona International Speedway with Front Row Motorsports, joining the team as primary sponsor of Cassill's No. 38 Ford for this month's season-opening Daytona 500, teamfrm.com reports.
Lira Motorsports welcomes a new face to the 2016 season, a face that is recognizable in the Camping World Truck Series after his rookie debut and a Top-20 finish in the season points last year. Forrister, a prodigy who started racing dirt tracks at a very young age, is up for the challenge of training with and competing against some of the biggest names in NASCAR.
JGL Racing officials announced the formation of "The JGL Racing Young Guns" program designed to highlight a group of rising stars in the NASCAR ranks. The "Young Guns" collectively will pilot the team's No. 24 Toyota entry in the NASCAR XFINITY Series. Lajoie will debut in the program as he will climb behind the wheel of the No. 24 Toyota for the season's second race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Integrity Sports Marketing reports.
Reed posted one of the most dramatic victories of the season in the NASCAR XFINITY Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway in 2015. He will return to Speedweeks this season with a pair of opportunities to return to Victory Lane; competing in both the XFINITY Series race and in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season openers, liramotorsports.com reports.