– The Liberty Tire Recycling Chevrolet enters Atlanta with Veteran David Starr –
SHELBY, NC ( August 30,2012 ) – The #50 Chevrolet is sporting a familiar look with Liberty Tire Recycling on the hood but with veteran driver David Starr for this weekend’s events at Atlanta Motor Speedway. This will be the second start for Starr in the #50 for MAKE Motorsports as he piloted the car at Bristol until engine issues ended the race early for the #50 Chevrolet.
David Starr said, “I am looking forward to racing and making my second start with MAKE Motorsports. We had good run going at Bristol until we had a mechanical failure. I am excited about this race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. “
Liberty Tire Recycling and Pinnacle Rubber Mulch will be the primary sponsors on the car for this weekend. This is the second primary for them this year with the first being at Charlotte in the spring. Liberty Tire Recycling has supported MAKE Motorsports since their beginning in 2010.
A new company coming on board for this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway is Chasco Constructors out of Brown Rock, Texas. Associate sponsors will continue to be GulfCoast Loss Prevention, Basketpong, and Apex Contracting.
Practice for the NRA American Warrior 300 Nationwide Series event at Atlanta Motor Speedway starts Saturday September 1st, with qualifying and the race to follow.
About Liberty Tire Recycling Liberty Tire Recycling is the premier provider of tire recycling services in North America. By recycling more than 110 million tires annually, Liberty Tire reclaims about 1.5 billion pounds of rubber for innovative, eco-friendly products. The recycled rubber produced by Liberty Tire is used as crumb rubber and industrial feedstock for molded products; as tire-derived fuel for industrial kilns, mills and power plants; and as rubber mulch for landscaping and playgrounds. The company maintains a nationwide network of processing plants, and comprehensive door-to-door collection services. Liberty Tire Recycling is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. For more information, please visit www.LibertyTire.com.
About MAKE Motorsports Hailing from Shelby, N.C., MAKE Motorsports is a race team that competes in the NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. The moniker “MAKE” is made up of the first letters of the first names of the owners’ children – Beaver’s son Mikey and daughters Amanda and Emily, and Lowe’s daughter Katelyn. For more information about MAKE Motorsports, please visit www.MAKEMotorsports.com, FaceBook page at www.facebook.com/MAKEMotorsports or via twitter @MAKEMotorsports.