Mooresville, NC (July 28, 2014)- 1993 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year and current FOX SPORTS 1 analyst, Hermie Sadler, will return to the driver’s seat for his first NASCAR Nationwide Series race since 2010. Sadler will pilot the No. 19 Toyota Camry for TriStar Motorsports at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 22nd for his 260th career NNS start and again on September 5th at Richmond International Raceway.
The Virginia Lottery will serve as primary sponsor, with whom Sadler has been an ambassador for over 15 years. The car will promote The Virginia Lottery’s “Let’s Play VA” events, in which lottery players and NASCAR fans have the chance to join the No. 19 team as an honorary crew member, attend the NASCAR Awards banquet in Las Vegas as Sadler’s guest and have a chance to win other exciting prizes by entering second chance drawings at the following events:
Galax Fiddlers Convention - August 7-9
Bristol Food City Fan Appreciation Day - August 21
Hillsville Flea Market - August 29-31
Richmond International Raceway - September 5-6
Virginia State Fair - September 26- October 5
Martinsville Speedway - October 24-26
Urbanna Oyster Festival - November 7-8
“I am thankful to my friends at The Virginia Lottery and to Mark Smith and his staff at TriStar Motorsports for making this happen,” exclaimed Sadler. “Getting to race again on two of my favorite tracks, as well as promote some once in a lifetime opportunities from the Virginia Lottery, is exciting for me.”
Associate sponsors of the No. 19 Camry at Bristol Motor Speedway will include Black Wolf Harley Davidson in Bristol, Va, Quaker Steak and Lube in Bristol, and The Maxxis Mid-Atlantic Dirt Series, a karting series in which Sadler’s karting team competes in.
Meet Hermie Sadler at:
The Virginia Lottery booth on State Street in Bristol on August 21 at 6:00 PM.
The Quaker Steak and Lube Bristol, Va location on August 21 at 8:00PM.
The Black Wolf Harley Davidson location on Saturday, August 23 at 9 am.
About the Virginia Lottery:When it comes to education, the Virginia Lottery is game. In fact, it’s the reason we play. We generate more than $1.3 million per day for Virginia’s K-12 public schools. Operating entirely on revenue from the sale of Lottery products, the Virginia Lottery generated more than $486.5 million for Virginia’s public schools in fiscal year 2013. For more information, visit our website, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and check us out on YouTube. Please play responsibly.
About TriStar Motorsports NC, LLC: TriStar Motorsports NC, LLC currently fields Toyota Camrys in the NASCAR Nationwide Series for Mike Bliss, Jeff Green, Will Kimmel, Blake Koch, Hal Martin, Eric McClure and David Starr. Located in Mooresville, North Carolina, TriStar Motorsports has competed in NASCAR's Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series since 1989; fielding cars for some of NASCAR's premier drivers including Bobby Hamilton, Greg Sacks, Phil Parsons, Mike Wallace, Jason Keller, Reed Sorenson, Tony Raines and others. To find out more information about TriStar Motorsports please visit www.tristarmotorsportsnc.com, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
About Black Wolf Harley Davidson: Black Wolf Harley Davidson is the largest Harley dealership in the Mountain Empire. Black Wolf Harley Davidson’s 40,000 square foot facility is located off Exit 5 off I-81 in Bristol, Virginia. For more information, visit www.blackwolfharley.com
About Quaker Steak and Lube: Quaker Steak and Lube was founded in 1974 in Sharon, PA. Today, Quaker Steak and Lube has expanded to more than 60 locations in the United States and Canada. They are known for their unique décor, including racecars suspended from the ceiling, motorcycles, classic cars, and other memorabilia. Their New Location opened at 629 State Street in Bristol, Va. on June 4.
About The Maxxis Mid Atlantic Series: The fastest growing dirt karting series in the US, The Maxxis Mid Atlantic Racing Series, is a Karting Series that hosts’ events at tracks in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina, that offers racing opportunities for kids starting at age 7. Each season culminates with the running of the Maxxis National Championships. For more information on the Maxxis Mid Atlantic Series, visit www.mid-atlantickartseries.com.