MAX GRESHAM TEAMS WITH DAVIS MOTORSPORTS FOR NASCAR TOYOTA ALL-STAR SHOWDOWN AT IRWINDALE
GRIFFIN, GA (December 28, 2010) -- Max Gresham today announced he will compete in the 2011NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown -- NASCAR's top short-track racing showcase - at Toyota Speedway atIrwindale (CA) January 28-29.
Gresham already has a guaranteed starting spot in the event billed as the 'Daytona 500' of short-track racing by virtue of his two NASCAR K&N Pro Series East victories in 2010.
The 17-year-old Griffin, GA driver will wheel the No. 9 Davis Motorsports entry in the event.
"This is a great opportunity to race in one of NASCAR's biggest short-track events," said Gresham. "I'm really looking forward to driving for Davis Motorsports. They had a solid 2010 season with Kevin Swindell driving and they did pretty well at the Showdown last year. I know they will have a good car. With any luck, we will be able to contend for a top-five finish or even a win. That would be pretty special."