CONCORD, N.C. (May 19, 2008) – This weekend, Matt Kenseth will sport the colors of R+L Carriers in the Coca-Cola 600 at Lowe’s Motor Speedway. R+L Carriers will serve as a primary sponsor for the Kenseth’s No. 17 Ford Fusion four NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races in 2008 - Daytona (July), California (August) and Martinsville (October).
“I’m glad to have R+L Carriers on board this weekend for the Coke 600,” said Kenseth. “They’ve been a great partner of the No. 17 team and I appreciate all of their support over the past couple of years. I hope to get a strong finish for the R+L team this weekend and get the No.17 back on track for a successful 2008 season.”
Kenseth has carried the R+L Carriers paint scheme just seven times since 2006. In his seven previous starts in the No. 17 R+L Carriers Ford, Kenseth has achieved seven top-12, five top-10 and three top-five finishes.
About Roush Fenway Racing
Roush Fenway Racing operates 13 full-time motorsports teams, five in NASCAR Sprint Cup with drivers Matt Kenseth, Jamie McMurray, Greg Biffle, Carl Edwards and David Ragan; four in the Nationwide Series with Kenseth, Biffle, Edwards, McMurray, Ragan, Erik Darnell and Colin Braun; three in the Craftsman Truck Series with Darnell, Braun and Joey Clanton; and one in the ARCA RE/MAX Series with Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.
About R+L Carriers
Based out of Wilmington, Ohio, R+L Carriers is a family owned and operated company with over 40 years of committed service to their customers. R+L Carriers has grown to be one of today's leaders in the less than truckload (LTL) industry with providing nationwide coverage to all 50 states as well as Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and all of Canada. R+L Carriers' dedication to service has been the driving force behind the company's growth and continues success. We are "The Carrier you can Count On". For more information on R+L Carriers, please log on to www.gorlc.com.