MONROE, NC - (June 28, 2007) - Twenty-five year old NASCAR Busch Series Rookie Driver Robert Richardson Jr. and the #28 U.S. Border Patrol Chevy are ready to roar in New Hampshire. “I had some fun here last year running in the Craftsman Truck Series and I am excited to be back running in the Busch Series this time around. New Hampshire is somewhat similar to last weeks track in Milwaukee, hopefully my experience here last year and what I learned last week can translate to a good finish on race day.”
Team owner Jay Robinson said, "We are bringing the same car to New Hampshire that we had in Milwaukee and that familiarity will help Robert’s transition this weekend. We are going to make a few minor changes to the #28 U.S. Border Patrol Chevy prior to racing and come Saturday we will be ready to go out there and compete."
The event will be the seventh race of the U.S. Border Patrol's twenty-five race sponsorship package and the fourth race Robert man the wheel while they are the primary sponsor. The U.S. Border Patrol presence will be felt trackside in New Hampshire as well with the U.S Border Patrol Hiring Booths open to the public all race weekend. As they march toward the goal of hiring 6,000 new agents in the next two years The U.S. Border Patrol's NOW Hiring information booths continue to be a trackside hot spot and an interest to NASCAR fans and job-seekers.
ESPN on ABC will cover Busch Series racing live Saturday, June 30, from New Hampshire International Speedway as the series makes its only appearance of 2007 at the New England oval for the Camping World 200 presented by RV.com. The telecast begins with NASCAR Countdown at 2:30 p.m. EST Saturday; the 200-lap race starts at 3 p.m. EST.
Practice sessions will be on Friday, June 29, 9:40-10:50am/et & 1:45-3:00pm/est. Rookie practice, 11:20-11:50am/est. Qualifying Time is Saturday, June 30, 10:05am/ EST.
The U.S. Border Patrol will have information booths trackside all race weekend looking to NASCAR fans for their new hiring push.
This week joining Car 28 as Associate Sponsors will be Checkers / Rally’s, CMO Music and Smith Transport.
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