Drew Dollar is established to make 8 NASCAR Tenting Earth Truck Sequence commences this calendar year for Kyle Busch Motorsports.
MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Kyle Busch Motorsports announced Thursday that Drew Dollar will make 8 begins behind the wheel of the organization’s No. 51 Tundra in the NASCAR Tenting Entire world Truck Collection this yr.
Mardy Lindley will serve as Dollar’s crew chief.
Dollar’s Tundra will feature major sponsorship from Sunbelt Rentals, JBL and another sponsor to be named afterwards.
Greenback will make his Camping World Vehicles debut Feb. 12 behind the wheel of the No. 51 JBL Tundra in the period opening event at Daytona Int’l Speedway. The other races on his routine will be Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway (May well 28), Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worthy of (June 12), Nashville (Tenn.) Superspeedway (June 18), Bristol (Tenn.) Motor Speedway (Sept. 16), Las Vegas (Nev.) Motor Speedway (Sept. 24), Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway (Oct. 2) and the series finale at Phoenix (Ariz.) Raceway (Nov. 5).
The Toyota Racing Enhancement driver finished fourth in the ARCA Menards Series championship standings in 2020 after recording one particular gain, 4 prime-5 and 14 leading-10 finishes throughout 20 begins.
Dollar led 40 laps en route to his lone series victory at Talladega Superspeedway final June. He also completed inside the top rated 10 in each of his ARCA Menards Series starts off in 2019, which include a sixth-put finish in his collection debut at World Vast Technologies Raceway at Gateway. In addition to his aspect-time Camping Entire world Truck Sequence schedule this time, he will also operate 13 races on the ARCA Menards plan this 12 months.
“It’s an remarkable option to be having the upcoming stage in my profession jogging a portion-time timetable in the Tenting Earth Truck Collection this 12 months with Kyle Busch Motorsports and Toyota,” Greenback mentioned. “I have a lot of really hard get the job done forward of me studying a new sequence and driving a Tundra for the first time, but I’ll be surrounded by some of the ideal men and women in the sector. I appear ahead to the obstacle. Thank you to all of my partners for supporting me and producing this chance attainable.”
“We’ve put an eight-race program jointly for Drew this 12 months that will allow for him to continue on his enhancement as a driver as he can make his first venture into the Tenting Entire world Truck Series,” reported staff proprietor Kyle Busch. “Drew’s program features various tracks wherever he was thriving in the ARCA Menards Series very last year, like Talladega wherever he received and Daytona where he finished 3rd. We felt it was crucial to have him in the truck for stretches of races to give him constant seat time and enable the conversation among him and Mardy Lindley. As a former driver himself, Mardy has been a good mentor to numerous youthful drivers in recent a long time, and we’re hunting forward to viewing what he and Drew can do alongside one another this year.”