CONCORD, N.C. * Roush Racing announced today that Shell ROTELLAÂ® T will be the primary sponsor for the No 50. Ford F-150 entry with Todd Kluever in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series for 10 races this season. Shell ROTELLAÂ® T will begin their...
CONCORD, N.C. * Roush Racing announced today that Shell ROTELLA® T will be the primary sponsor for the No 50. Ford F-150 entry with Todd Kluever in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series for 10 races this season. Shell ROTELLA® T will begin their sponsorship with the season-opening race at Daytona International Speedway. Combined with sponsorship from the World Financial Group, Kluever will have primary sponsorship for all 25 Craftsman Truck Series races in 2005.
"This is such a great opportunity for this team," Kluever said. "With Shell ROTELLA® T coming on board we will have sponsorship for every race. Although I may be a rookie, I intend to have the Shell ROTELLA® T truck up front. They have given us great support and our whole team is anxious to give them something to cheer about."
"We are thrilled to be a sponsor and are proud to work with the team at Roush Racing," stated Peter Bukaty, brand manager for Shell ROTELLA®. "We're especially looking forward to putting Todd's racing skills to the test. We know he'll be tough competition and look forward to celebrating his first victory."
Shell ROTELLA® T brand products are manufactured by Shell Lubricants.. Shell Lubricants collectively refers to the companies of the Royal Dutch/Shell Group engaged in the lubricants business. Shell lubricants companies are global leaders in lubricants and operate in approximately 120 countries worldwide. They manufacture and blend products for use in a range of applications from consumer motoring to food processing and heavy industry to commercial transport. The Shell portfolio of top quality lubricant brands includes PennzoilÒ, Quaker State®, FormulaShell®, Shell Tellus®, Shell Cassida®, Shell ROTELLA® T, Shell Spirax® and a portfolio of car care products and Jiffy Lube® services.
Roush Racing is a subsidiary of Livonia, Mich., based Roush Industries that operates 10 motorsports teams; five in NASCAR Nextel Cup with drivers Mark Martin, Matt Kenseth, Kurt Busch, Greg Biffle and Carl Edwards, three in the Busch Series with Martin, Kenseth and Edwards, and two in the Craftsman Truck Series with drivers Ricky Craven and Todd Kluever. For sponsorship inquiries, contact John Miller, Roush Racing, (704) 720-4600.