BUCKSHOT JONES TO DRIVE FOR BOWEN FAMILY HOMES Atlanta, Ga. -DMT Motorsports announced today that former NASCAR driver, Roy "Buckshot" Jones of Gwinnett County, Georgia, will be driving the No. 01 Southern Division Chevy Monte Carlo car for...
BUCKSHOT JONES TO DRIVE FOR BOWEN FAMILY HOMES
Atlanta, Ga. -DMT Motorsports announced today that former NASCAR driver, Roy "Buckshot" Jones of Gwinnett County, Georgia, will be driving the No. 01 Southern Division Chevy Monte Carlo car for Bowen Family Homes in the 2007 Hooters Pro Cup. Buckshot last drove the No. 44 Georgia-Pacific Dodge Intrepid for Petty Enterprises in the Nextel Cup Series.
"We are thrilled to have Buckshot Jones drive the car for Bowen Family Homes in the Hooters Pro Cup Series," said David Bowen, one of the owners of Bowen Family Homes. "We have been involved in motorsports for five years and have been proud supporters of the Hooters Pro Cup Series since 2005. We are excited to have Buckshot join the team and the Bowen Family."
Jones, who recently drove in the Snowball Derby, is ready to return to racing on a full-time basis next season.
"I am proud to drive in the 2007 Hooters Pro Cup for Bowen Family Homes," said Jones, who has driven over 100 Busch Series and 50 Nextel Cup Series races and won the 1998 NBS Most Popular Driver award. "They are based near my home in Gwinnett County, Ga., and were recently ranked 30th in Atlanta's Top 100 Private Companies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. It is an honor to drive for such an excellent and reputable company."
Since 1969, Bowen Family Homes is a leading creator of new home communities in major markets nationwide, including Florida, Texas, and metropolitan Atlanta. Builder Magazine has recognized Bowen Family Homes as one of America's 100 fastest growing builders and one of the top 50 builders overall in the nation. But Bowen Family Homes is still the family-owned builder who knows that family matters most.