Texas: Aric Almirola preview

Almirola Returns to the Truck Series in Texas Fort Worth, Texas -- (June 1, 2009) - Aric Almirola will make his return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Friday, June 5, 2009 at Texas Motor Speedway piloting the No. 15 Samsung Instinct...

Almirola Returns to the Truck Series in Texas

Fort Worth, Texas -- (June 1, 2009) - Aric Almirola will make his return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Friday, June 5, 2009 at Texas Motor Speedway piloting the No. 15 Samsung Instinct Billy Ballew Motorsports entry.

Almirola has 33 starts in the Camping World Truck Series posting five top-10 finishes. Almirola piloted a Billy Ballew Motorsports entry in 2007 at Memphis Motorsports Park. He has one previous NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start and four Camping World Truck Series starts at Texas Motor Speedway. Billy Ballew Motorsports has 18 previous starts at 1.5-mile Fort Worth, Texas track with a best finish of second posted by Kyle Busch. (2008, 2006)

Almirola will travel to Texas Thursday morning after running in the Prelude to the Dream Super Late Model Race at Eldora Speedway Wednesday evening. The fifth annual all star Late Model race is broadcast on HBO PayPer View with all the proceeds going to support Military personnel and their families.

Samsung Instinct will be the primary sponsor of the No. 15 Camping World Truck. Samsung Corporate Headquarters is located in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area and in conjunction with the sponsorship they are running a promotion where one lucky person will become an Honorary Samsung Instinct Pit Crew Member for the day at the upcoming NCWTS race at Texas Motor Speedway. Visit www.BillyBallewMotorsports.com or www.samsunginstinct.com/nascar for complete contest rules and entry requirements.)

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series WinStar World Casino 400 at Texas Motor Speedway is scheduled to begin Friday June 5, 2009 at 8:00pm CT and will be broadcast live on SPEED.

-credit: bbm

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Series NASCAR Truck
Drivers Aric Almirola