Raleigh, NC - North Carolina based CARQUEST Auto Parts, the premier supplier of replacement products, accessories, supplies and equipment for the automotive industry has become the primary sponsor for Kyle Coxís Max Force Racing entry in 2009. Kyle joins team CARQUEST after cutting his racing teeth at Sunny South Raceway in the Stinger Division and will make his first start at Mobile International Speedway on Saturday night. The 15-year old honor role student is scheduled to compete in every race night at MIS this season while attempting to capture the US Army Rookie of the Year honors. Kyle will give his CARQUEST machine a final shake down tonight in preparation for Saturday nightís season opener at MIS.
Kyle: ďThis is a big opportunity for me. It means a lot to have Mr. Tommy put his trust in me to drive one of his cars. To have CARQUEST as our primary sponsor is pretty incredible. Iím 15 and to be sponsored by the same company that sponsors Mark Martin is more than I could dream of. Iíve got a lot to learn and Iím looking forward to getting started.Ē
CARQUEST Auto Parts has more than 3,400 locations throughout North America and 4 locations in the Mobile area. It is the premier supplier of replacement products, accessories, supplies and equipment for virtually all makes and models of automobiles, as well as light and heavy-duty trucks, off-road equipment, buses, recreational vehicles and agricultural equipment. Additionally, CARQUEST distributes and sells tools, equipment, chemicals, paint and accessories. CARQUEST has been a long time Max Force Racing associate sponsor, please visit CARQUEST.com or at any one of their 3,400 locations.