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Schluter-Systems to Sponsor David Ragan at Talladega

BKHUNTERSVILLE, NC (April 25, 2016) – BK Racing announced that Schluter-Systems will be the primary sponsor of David Ragan’s No. 23 Toyota Camry at Talladega Superspeedway. In addition, Schluter-Systems also joins BK Racing as an associate sponsor for the remainder of the 2016 season.
“I’m excited to have Schluter-Systems on board our No.23 car this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway,” said Ragan. “We’ve got a sharp looking car for a track that I really enjoy.”
“We’re thrilled about this partnership with Schluter-Systems,” said BK Racing Chief Marketing Officer Doug Fritz. “The Schluter team has been fantastic to work with and we look forward to connecting them with our loyal NASCAR fans.”
“This is an incredibly exciting opportunity for us at Schluter-Systems,” said Marco Ludwig, President and CEO of Schluter-Systems North America. “We’ve come to get to know David Ragan and the whole team at BK Racing, and our relationship evolved to where sponsorship was the next natural step for us. It began where many Schluter relationships begin– talking tile– and today, we are very proud to stand behind No. 23 at the Talladega race. We’ll be cheering for David, and wishing him a safe race.”
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Schluter®-Systems products are specifically designed for the tile industry to ensure that installations maintain integrity and durability. Their product line includes over 4,000 items, including tile trims, uncoupling membranes; waterproof building panels, floor heating systems, and shower systems. Schluter-Systems is renowned for its state-of-the-art technology with attention to detail for highly functional and visually appealing results.

Tommy Baldwin Racing Pays Tribute to Alan Kulwicki

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (April 19, 2016) – Tommy Baldwin Racing’s No. 7 Chevrolet will pay tribute to 1992 NASCAR Cup champion Alan Kulwicki during Darlington Raceway’s throwback weekend in September. The No.7 Road Rippers/Toy State design echoes the familiar paint scheme that Kulwicki drove to Victory Lane in three of his five career wins.
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Smith, the 2011 winner of the Southern 500, said of his paint scheme honoring Kulwicki, “It is a neat deal for me, I grew up watching him, Davey (Allison) and Bill (Elliott) battle it out for the ’92 championship. I am really looking forward to getting the No. 7 Road Rippers/Toy State Chevrolet on track Labor Day weekend.”
“We’re proud to be part of such a unique promotion that helps connect fans to the history of NASCAR,” said Toy State President, Andy Friess. “It’s a privilege to recognize Alan Kulwicki as a champion, and as a man admired by so many, both inside and outside of the sport.”
“It’s an honor for us to pay tribute to a true champion of our sport,” said team owner Tommy Baldwin. “Sharing the car number is a great way to celebrate his accomplishments, it is even more special because Alan achieved success as an independent team. We’re grateful to Darlington Raceway and NASCAR for giving us such a special platform.”

BK Racing Adds to Richmond Sponsor Lineup

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (April 19, 2016) – BK Racing announced today four additional associate sponsors for their team at the upcoming Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway.

Union Bank and Trust, commonly referred to as Union, is part of Union Bankshares Corporation (UBSH), will be on all three BK Racing entries with David Ragan, Matt DiBenedetto and Ryan Ellis’s No. 93 ScienceLogic Camry. As the largest community bank headquartered in Virginia, Union offers their customers more than 100 years of community banking history and strong customer relationships.
Visit Henrico County will be on David Ragan’s No. 23 sweetFrog Camry. As the resource center for Henrico County, they are your destination of where to eat, stay and shop while visiting Richmond International Raceway this weekend.
 
The Richmond Flying Squirrels, minor league baseball team, join the Nos. 23 and 83 BK Racing cars this weekend. In support of the Toyota Owners 400, the Flying Squirrels are hosting Turn Left Night this evening. For more information visit their website.
RMC Events will be on both Matt DiBenedetto’s No. 83 E.J. Wade Construction Camry and David Ragan’s No.23 sweetFrog Camry. RMC Events, founded in 1999, is a private security services firm headquartered in Richmond, Virginia with an office in Charlottesville as well as personnel across the Commonwealth including in the following regions: Harrisonburg, Southwest Virginia and Tidewater.