STATESVILLE, NC (February 12, 2014) Swan Racing announced today that Speed
Stick GEAR is sponsoring Cole Whitt and the No. 26 Toyota for NASCAR's Daytona
500. To kick off the relationship, Speed Stick ® will film a multi-part
documentary series that will chronicle the rookie's preparation and in-car
experience during this year's Great American Race – the Daytona 500, on February
Whitt, 22, is a candidate for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year award and will
be competing in one of the toughest rookie classes ever.
"Nothing is more heart-pounding than driving 200 miles per hour, just
inches apart – especially in front of tens of millions of people," said Whitt.
"Preparation is everything. My crew, my car and my body have to perform at an
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technology designed for advanced performance, keeping guys dry even in the most
pulse-inducing conditions imaginable – like racing in the Daytona 500.
"Cole Whitt is about to embark on an experience that aligns perfectly with
our brand story," said Bill Van Da Graaf. "We are so excited to be able to
capture and share it as a way to inspire guys to face life head-on."
Visit Speed Stick's YouTube channel (youtube.com/speedstick) on March 1st,
2014 to watch the documentary series chronicling every step of Whitt's journey
from the Swan Racing team headquarters in North Carolina to the Daytona 500
Speed Stick® GEAR™ is now available at mass retail and grocery stores
nationwide at the suggested retail price of $4.29. To learn more about Speed
Stick® GEAR™, please visit www.speedstick.com.
The Daytona 500 will be broadcast live on FOX at 1pm ET on Sunday, February
About Swan Racing
Swan Racing is a professional stock-car racing team, based in Statesville,
N.C., that competes full-time in 36 nationally televised races in the NASCAR
Sprint Cup Series. Swan Racing fields two teams driven by Parker Kligerman (No.
30) and Cole Whitt (No. 26). The team is owned by Swan Energy CEO Brandon Davis.
For more information, please visit www.SwanRacingTeam.com.