DAYTONA BEACH, FL - 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."
''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.