Found April 13, 2013 on Start 'N' Park Blog: Yardbarker Blogger Network
MOORESVILLE, N.C. – JR Motorsports announced today a one-race sponsorship agreement with for Jeffrey Earnhardt’s No. 5 Chevrolet in the April 26 race at Richmond International Raceway. is a subset of Keen Parts Inc., a leading supplier of Corvette restoration parts. JR Motorsports announced on April 4 that Jeffrey Earnhardt, the 23-year-old nephew of team owner Dale Earnhardt Jr., would fill the seat of the No. 5 Chevrolet at Richmond. “We’re extremely happy that has signed on for our Richmond weekend,” said general manager Kelley Earnhardt Miller. “Given that Jeffrey is a fourth-generation Earnhardt and driving for JR Motorsports for the first time, there will be a lot of attention centered around our No. 5 team that weekend. We hope to take advantage of that and make it a big opportunity for as well.” JR Motorsports announced an associate partnership with Keen Parts Inc. earlier this year. Owned by Tom and Ter...

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NRA 500 from Texas Third Practice Times

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