September 29, 2017 | 1:04 P.M. EST&#thirteen;
“An enormous because of Chip and Mr. Hendrick for placing this collectively for me to get some useful seat time heading into 2018.” (Photograph: Getty Pictures)&#thirteen;
Chip Ganassi Racing introduced that by means of their technical partnership with Hendrick Motorsports, Alex Bowman will pilot the No. forty two Chevrolet Camaro within the NASCAR XFINITY Collection races at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Phoenix Raceway.
Hendrick Automotive Group’s HendrickCars.com, which options greater than forty three,000 new and pre-owned automobiles on the market, will function the first sponsor in Charlotte with further help from Vannoy Development. A sponsor for Phoenix will probably be introduced at a later date.
Bowman, who strikes into the No. 88 Chevrolet within the Monster Power NASCAR Cup Collection for Hendrick Motorsports starting in 2018, joins Kyle Larson, Tyler Reddick and Justin Marks as drivers of the No. forty two Chevrolet in 2017. At present the No. forty two staff leads the NXS house owners’ standings following Reddick’s win at Kentucky Speedway. By way of 27 begins, the mixture of Larson, Reddick and Marks has 4 wins, eleven prime-5, 15 prime-10 finishes and two poles. Larson picked up victories in Fontana, Richmond and Dover previous to Reddick’s win within the first spherical of the NXS playoffs.
“An enormous because of Chip and Mr. Hendrick for placing this collectively for me to get some invaluable seat time heading into 2018,” Bowman stated. “My aim is to win two races and assist the No. forty two staff win the NXS house owners’ championship.”