BUSCH: Legage/Hype Racing update 97-02-20

HYPE RACING Goodwrench 200 February 21-22, 1997 Contact: Craig Bailey Rockingham, North Carolina (704) 375-8587 Kevin Lepage's North Carolina Motor Speedway ...

HYPE RACING

Goodwrench 200 February 21-22, 1997 Contact: Craig Bailey Rockingham, North Carolina (704) 375-8587

Kevin Lepage's North Carolina Motor Speedway Results

DATE START FINISH MONEY WON REASON LAPS

02/26/94 27 37 $ 2,665 Radiator 50 of 197 10/22/94 41 23 3,795 Running 188 of 197 02/25/95 30 18 4,620 Running 193 of 197 10/21/95 19 10 5,725 Running 197 of 197 02/24/96 11 19 5,290 Running 196 of 197 10/19/96 4 7 6,450 Running 197 of 197

TOTALS $28,545 1021 of 1182 (86.4%)

 Kevin led 32 laps in the last season's AC Delco 200 at the NCMS in October and looks to further improve on his 7th place finish, a career best finish at the 1.017 mile oval.

 After receiving results from a recent sonogram, crew chief C.R. Miller and his wife Tabby have been dreaming pink. The couple is awaiting the birth of their first child on June 12, 1997 and all indicators point to a daughter.

 Ridling Motorsports has added Team Manager Duane Deese to the team roster for the 1997 season. Deese, a native of Russell, New York, has been with the Ridling Motorsports organization since October 1995 working as the simulator/showcar coordinator. Deese joined the team after serving nine years in the US Marine Corps as the Radio & Television Broadcast/Public Affairs Specialist in New York City, New York. "My overall concern is the smooth operation of the Ridling Motorsports two-car NASCAR Busch Series team," explained Deese, who will handle the day-to-day operations and logistical functions for the No. 43 Lance Snacks and No. 88 HYPE teams with drivers Rodney Combs and Kevin Lepage.

 Ryder Driver Recruiting, the hiring arm of Ryder Systems' Integrated Logistics Division, has joined the No. 88 HYPE/Ridling Motorsports team as an associate sponsor for the 1997 NASCAR Busch Series season supplying the team with logistics services. Ryder offers several different career opportunities which allows drivers to work during the week and attend races on weekends with above average salaries, medical insurance and 401-K and Stock Purchase Plans. For more information on Ryder's career opportunities call 1-800 RYDER-LIFE.

Kevin Lepage's 1997 Busch Series, Grand National Division Results

LOCATION START FINISH MONEY WON REASON LAPS

Daytona 27 22 $ 16,784 Running 118 of 120

TOTALS $16,784 118 of 120 (98.3%)

Kevin Lepage's Busch Series, Grand National Division Career Results

STARTS POLES WINS TOP 5 TOP 10 MONEY WON 70 0 1 3 16 $469,299

Best Finish: 1st - Homestead, Florida (November 1996) Biggest Purse: $57,650 - Homestead, Florida (November 1996)

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