Veteran Elliott Sadler to pilot No. 1 OneMain Financial Ford in 2015.
Elliott Sadler will join Roush Fenway Racing in 2015 with sponsorship from OneMain Financial.
Sadler will pilot the No. 1 OneMain Ford in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. This will be the 12th season OneMain (previous Citi) has supported a team in NASCAR.
“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with Elliott Sadler in the NASCAR Xfinity Series,” said Mary McDowell, President and CEO of OneMain Financial in a release. “Both on and off the track, the OneMain Racing program helps us build connections with our customers, employees and communities.
“The teamwork displayed by our race team mirrors the commitment our employees have to each other and to building personal loan solutions for each customer’s unique needs. We are especially excited to field the Roush Fenway ‘OneMain Financial 1’ Ford to represent our brand this year.”
Sadler, 39, is currently fifth in the Nationwide Series point standings with Joe Gibbs Racing. In 260 NNS starts, Sadler has 10 wins, 16 poles, 61 top fives and 128 top-10 finishes. His lone victory this season came at Talladega Superspeedway in May.
“It is an honor to remain with OneMain Financial next year,” Sadler said. “Their commitment to teamwork and excellence carries throughout the organization and extends to the racing program. I’m thrilled for the opportunity to race under the OneMain Financial banner and team up with Roush Fenway Racing to compete for the NASCAR Xfinity Series championship in 2015.”