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HIGH POINT, N.C. – (October 26, 2018) –Thomas Built Buses will sponsor Brad Keselowski as he drives the No. 2 Thomas Built Buses Ford Fusion in the First Data® 500. The race will take place at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Virginia October 28 at 2:30 p.m. This will mark Thomas Built Buses’ second appearance in a NASCAR race.
“Thomas Built Buses sponsored Brad Keselowski three years ago as part of our 100th anniversary,” said Caley Edgerly, president and CEO of Thomas Built Buses. “Thanks to our sister brand, Alliance Truck Parts, who is Brad’s official sponsor with Team Penske, we are very excited to see Brad in our Thomas Built Buses branded racecar once again and to cheer him on with other Keselowski fans. Our dealers and employees are excited, and we hope this race will be something to remember for Thomas Built enthusiasts both young and old.”
Part of the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series, this will be the seventh race of ten in the NASCAR playoffs. Tickets for the race are available online here. And for those not able to attend, the First Data 500 will be televised on NBC Sports Network. Check listings for local broadcast times.
To learn more about Brad Keselowski and Team Penske click here.
About Thomas Built Buses
Founded in 1916, Thomas Built Buses is a leading manufacturer of school buses in North America. Since the first Thomas Built bus rolled off the assembly line, the company has been committed to delivering the smartest and most innovative buses in North America. Learn more at thomasbuiltbuses.com or at facebook.com/thomasbuiltbuses.
Thomas Built Buses, Inc., headquartered in High Point, N.C., is a subsidiary of Daimler Trucks North America LLC, the largest heavy-duty truck manufacturer in North America and a leading manufacturer of class 4-8 vehicles. Daimler Trucks North America produces and markets commercial vehicles under the Freightliner, Western Star and Thomas Built Buses nameplates. Daimler Trucks North America is a Daimler company.