Jacombs Racing 2003 preview

Hamilton, Ontario: Dave Jacombs will be driving a new look ...

Hamilton, Ontario: Dave Jacombs will be driving a new look #88 Ford Taurus when he unloads this weekend for the first CASCAR event at Delaware Speedway just outside London, Ontario. With Speedy Auto Service not returning after a very successful four-year relationship, FAG Automotive and Inroble International have taken advantage of the opportunity and become co-title sponsors. You will see the FAG logo being sported on the hood on the Jacombs race cars while the Inroble Brake Products logo will be boldly displayed on the quarter panels.

Dave has made several exciting changes and improvements to the team for 2003, including the addition of Randy Gray as crew chief. Randy worked with Dave and the team at a few selected races last year and comes to the team with loads of experience from the #31 team of Kelly Williams. Several new team members have also been added in 2003.

Additionally Jacombs Racing was able to purchase some race equipment from Whitlock Motorsports who have switched manufacturers. "I am very excited about the season opener this weekend at Delaware. With our new motor program, crew members and several new sponsors we are looking forward to being competitive right out of the gate," stated Jacombs. He returns to Delaware as the track record holder with a time of 19.343, which has stood since May 2000.

The #88 Jacombs Racing Team would like to also welcome several new associate sponsors. The Meat Factory and Lou's Barbecue whose quality meat products can be found at your favourite retail grocery store. Chicago Pneumatic produces a full line of tools for the industrial, automotive and construction industries and also joins Jacombs Racing in 2003. CPS Industrial Flooring based out of Brampton Ontario specializes in all types of industrial floor cleaners and coatings. Also LuK has joined Jacombs Racing and will also supply the race team with their quality line of pressure plates. Luk is headquartered in Germany with manufacturing and distribution facilities located around the world.

Jacombs Racing would also like to acknowledge the returning associate sponsors who continue to support them including, Canadian Linen, Wix Filters, New Generation Racing Engines, Praxair, Humpty Dumpty and Kool Graphics.

For more information on the CASCAR Super Series and a schedule of the weekend's events check out their website at www.cascar.ca


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Series NASCAR Canada
Drivers Dave Jacombs
Teams Williams