Joe Gibbs Racing announced these days that driver Sammy Smith will contend in six ARCA Menards East Sequence races through the 2021 season. He will make his debut in the No. 18 Motor Ice Toyota Camry at New Smyrna (FL) Raceway on Monday, February 8.
In addition to New Smyrna, Smith is now scheduled to operate at Pensacola on Feb. 27, Nashville Fairgrounds on Might 8, Dover on May perhaps 14, and Southern Nationwide on June 12. He is also scheduled to conclude the period in the ARCA Menards West Series on Nov. 6 at Phoenix Raceway. He will be sharing the ARCA Menards East Series plan with Ty Gibbs, who was declared not long ago as a driver for the comprehensive year of the countrywide ARCA Menards Collection.
Smith is coming off an extraordinary debut season in Tremendous Late Designs, where he drove the No. 51 Toyota Camry for Kyle Busch Motorsports (KBM). He captured the win on the very first night of competitiveness at the Earth Sequence of Asphalt held at New Smyrna Speedway. In advance of signing up for KBM, the Des Moines, Iowa indigenous attained recognition with amazing strategies, 1st in Legend Automobiles and then on the Late Design circuit. In addition to creating his debut in the ARCA Menards East and West Series in 2021, Smith will contend in the whole year of Tremendous Late Types guiding the wheel of the No. 22 TMC Transportation Toyota Camry for Donnie Wilson Motorsports.
“Sammy has been extraordinary at each and every level of his younger career. We’re looking forward to owning him sign up for our advancement application in the ARCA Collection,” explained Steve deSouza, Executive Vice President of Xfinity Collection and Enhancement for Joe Gibbs Racing.
Major engine coolant maker, Engine Ice, will support Sammy Smith’s racing efforts this season with its high-effectiveness coolant. Engine Ice has been a mainstay in the powersports and racing globe for decades and is a natural suit for the ARCA series.
“Sammy is an fantastic youthful talent and a soaring star in the ARCA Menards sequence,” said Bryan Emrich, Engine Ice President. “We’re thrilled to be supporting Sammy’s crew with Engine Ice, the #1 powersports coolant brand, manufactured here in the United states of america. Sammy is signing up for a household of Engine Ice racers who have competed at the best amount for the previous 20 several years and we just can’t wait watch him thrive.”
“This is this sort of an remarkable time for me,” stated Smith. “To join a system like Joe Gibbs Racing is a little something I’ve dreamed about. I’m so privileged to have the aid of Engine Ice along with me, and I hope to make them happy. I want to learn as a great deal as I can, and I cannot wait around to get started off.”