MONROE, NC - (June 6, 2007) - Jay Robinson Racing announces rookie Robert Richardson Jr. will be driving the #28 U.S. Border Patrol Chevy in this weeks NASCAR Busch Series FEDERATED AUTO PARTS 300 - NASHVILLE SUPERSPEEDWAY. This will be Robert's second run this year in Nashville and the event will be the fourth race of the U.S. Border Patrol's twenty-five race sponsorship package.
Earlier this year in Nashville Robert qualified 40th and finished in 31st in the Pepsi 300 on April 7, 2007. "I am excited that we are headed back to Nashville and I am looking to top my finish earlier this year at the track. I am honored to be behind the wheel of the #28 U.S. Border Patrol Chevy in Dover. Race fans should take a look at the excellent job opportunities the U.S Border Patrol has to offer and check the booth out during the Federated Auto Parts 300 race weekend. We had a fast car in Dover and the JRR team did a great job getting us back on the track for some much needed laps, I can't wait to get back in that seat" said Robert Richardson Jr.
Team owner Jay Robinson said, "Robert did a good job earlier this year in Nashville. I was very pleased with his run here in April and we expect to go out and finish well for the U.S. Border Patrol."
Final practice sessions will be televised on ESPN2 Friday, June 8, 2007 at 8 pm est. Qualifying is Saturday, June 9, 3:00 pm est and the Federated auto Parts 300 starts at 7 pm est. on ESPN2 later that day. ESPN2 will also have live coverage qualifying.
The U.S. Border Patrol will have an information booth trackside on Saturday looking to NASCAR fans for their new hiring push. This week joining Car 28 as Associate Sponsors will be Checkers / Rally’s, La Quinta Inn, Smith Transport and CMO Music.
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