DAYTONA BEACH, FL (May 8, 2012)- Ben Kennedy Racing is pleased to announce their partnership with Slack Auto Parts Company for the next two upcoming races at Gresham Motorsports Park.
Slack Auto Parts and Ben Kennedy Racing will begin their partnership this weekend during the Super Late Model Race event at Gresham Motorsports Park. Slack Auto Parts will be the primary sponsor on the car, promoting the Slack Auto Parts 150 at Gresham Motorsports Park on Saturday June 9, 2012. The Slack Auto Parts 150 is a NASCAR K&N Pro Series East event featuring many drivers who are the future stars of the sport.
“The Slack Auto Parts Company is very excited to be the primary sponsor of the #96 Chevrolet driven by
Ben Kennedy.” Said owner, Henry Slack, “Ben is one of the top drivers in this action packed series and we know he will represent us well.”
In the parts business since 1928, Slack Auto Parts strives to provide the best service, with the best prices on the most recognized brand names in the industry. With locations all over Northeast Georgia, there is most likely a Slack Auto Parts in your community. For more information about Slack Auto Parts, please visit www.slackautoparts.com.
”I am really excited to be returning to Gresham Motorsports Park for my third K&N Pro Series East race”, explains Kennedy, “I am also very excited to have Slack Auto Parts on board for the race and would like to thank them and our fans for their support. We look forward to the weekend and hope to perform well with the #96 Slack Auto Parts Chevrolet.”
Ben’s consistent finishes thus far have him sitting second in points, just four points behind teammate
Chase Elliott. Ben Kennedy Racing is located in Daytona Beach, FL. They will be running a full time
K&N Pro Series East schedule and some select races in the K&N Pro Series West.
After partnering with the Bill Elliott Racing Team earlier this year Kennedy has added several late model races to his schedule. Kennedy has competed in five late model features this year with the BER team and earned two top five and four top ten finishes. Kennedy is a full time student at the University of Florida, and resides in Daytona Beach.
Ben Kennedy will be driving the Slack Auto Parts Chevrolet in the Racing Radios 100, May 12th at Gresham Motorsports Park.
Ben Kennedy Racing
ABOUT BEN KENNEDY
Ben’s racing roots go back three generations, and now the 19 year old, Ben Kennedy is making his own mark in a sport virtually synonymous with his family. Kennedy, the great grandson of NASCAR® founder, William France Sr., and son of International Speedway Corporation CEO, Lesa France Kennedy has already garnered championships in the Pro-Truck classes and a Super Late Model track championship in his rookie season in Florida.