Rogers Teams Up With Bob Schacht Motorsports For The Carolina 500 at Rockingham (4/29/08 - Mooresville, NC) - Two time USAR Hooter's Pro Cup Champion, Clay Rogers has teamed up with Bob Schacht Motorsports for the ARCA RE/MAX Series Carolina...
Rogers Teams Up With Bob Schacht Motorsports For The Carolina 500 at Rockingham
(4/29/08 - Mooresville, NC) - Two time USAR Hooter's Pro Cup Champion, Clay Rogers has teamed up with Bob Schacht Motorsports for the ARCA RE/MAX Series Carolina 500 at Rockingham Speedway on Sunday May 4.
The inaugural event will mark Rogers third appearance in the ARCA Series. Rogers has two previous ARCA RE/MAX Series events to his credit both coming at Lowe's Motor Speedway in 2003. However, he is no stranger to Rockingham Speedway. Clay had his first NASCAR Nationwide Series run at Rockingham in 2001 and just recently tested with the ARCA cars turning in some impressive lap times.
"I'm really excited about this Rockingham race." said Rogers, "I like running at "The Rock" it's always good racing and I'm looking forward to getting back there." Rogers added, "I want to thank Bob Schacht for the opportunity to drive his car for this race and also thanks to Killingsworth Environmental and Rusty Wallace Ford for coming on board for the Carolina 500, we couldn't do it without them."
Bob Schacht said of teaming with Clay Rogers, "We're looking forward to a strong run at Rockingham, Clay is a racer just like I am and I'm confident that together we can get the job done."
Clay Rogers and the Bob Schacht Motorsports team will be at the Rockingham Speedway for the first practice session on Friday May 2 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. With a change up in the format for the inaugural Carolina 500, Saturday May 5 will see Sim Factory Pole Qualifying for positions 1 - 25 beginning at 10:00 am and a second round of qualifying for positions 26 - 41 at 2:30 pm with the final practice from 5:00 pm -6:00 pm. The green is set to wave on the Carolina 500 at 12:00 noon on Sunday May 4.