Ryan Blaney drives the No. 12 Advance Automobile Components Ford in the course of
theFederated Car Sections 400 Salute to To start with Responders at Richmond Raceway on Sept. 11, 2021, in Richmond, Virginia. (Sean Gardner/Getty Photos)
RALEIGH, N.C. — Advance Vehicle Parts, a main automotive aftermarket parts retailer and the formal auto parts retailer of NASCAR, introduced the return of its “Home Track Highlights” program, in partnership with Team Penske and its No. 12 Ford Mustang driven by seven-time NASCAR Cup Sequence race winner Ryan Blaney.
Throughout the year, Advance will use its sponsorship of the No. 12 Ford to feature race tracks across the U.S. and Canada that are portion of the NASCAR Progress Car Parts Weekly Series. Two NASCAR Dwelling Tracks will rotate on Blaney’s Ford each and every weekend.
The method begins up coming weekend, with Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, N.C. and Riverhead Raceway in Riverhead, N.Y., displayed on the No. 12 at NASCAR’s preseason race at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Sunday, Feb. 6.
For each Blaney victory in 2022, the NASCAR House Tracks showcased on his motor vehicle will acquire $1,200 from Progress, to be employed for keep track of operations, area driver winnings or supporting a nonprofit firm of the track’s deciding upon. In 2021, Progress awarded $1,200 to 6 house tracks pursuing Blaney’s three NASCAR Cup Collection race victories.
Progress will carry on to serve as principal sponsor for the No. 12 workforce in 4 races in 2022: Martinsville Speedway on April 9, Darlington Raceway on May perhaps 8, Nashville Superspeedway on June 26 and the regular-period finale at Daytona on Aug. 27. This is Advance’s third 12 months of a multi-yr arrangement with Team Penske.
“We’re thrilled to carry again Dwelling Monitor Highlights along with our companions at Crew Penske,” reported Jason McDonell, Advance’s executive vice president of merchandising, marketing and eCommerce. “Our shoppers are die really hard race supporters, and by our motorsports partnerships, our objective is to progress the journey of grassroots racers, tracks and fans. We enjoy the passion shared by Ryan and Team Penske all-around this energy, and we appear forward to an outstanding time.”
Extra Blaney: “Every driver in the Cup Sequence has fond reminiscences expanding up and racing on limited tracks. I’m fired up to take part in this plan, symbolizing Advance and NASCAR’s Residence Tracks. These amenities are so crucial to their communities, and it is wonderful looking at Advance’s commitment to local racing. Our No. 12 team experienced a excellent year very last calendar year with a few wins, and we’ll be hungry to gain a lot more races for our companions and community tracks in 2022.”
Together with Property Track Highlights, Progress will assist grassroots racing by way of its 2nd-once-a-year “Advance My Keep track of Challenge.” Previous 12 months, Berlin Raceway in Marne, Mich., secured the most enthusiast votes to win a $50,000 grand prize from Advance.