Two Time NASCAR Champion to Make NCTS StartMichael Wood
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Two Time NASCAR Champion to Make NCTS Start
(Sandusky, OH) The National Compact Touring Series presented by Rev X Oil is proud to announce that current NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Champion Ben Rhodes will race with the touring series. Ben will be racing at the Sandusky Speedway on Saturday, August 17th, 2024 with a hometown Championship Celebration at the speedway in a Sports Compact. The National Compact Touring is a series billed as the “World’s Fastest Compacts” is a traveling series that has raced at Rockingham Speedway, Richmond International Speedway, and North Wilkesboro Speedway.
Ben is an American professional stock car racing driver. He competes full-time in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, driving the No. 99 Ford F-150 for ThorSport Racing. He is the 2021 and 2023 Truck Series champion. Before moving up to the Truck Series, Rhodes competed full-time in what is now the ARCA Menards Series East, where he drove for Turner Scott Motorsports and won the 2014 series championship. He also has previously competed part-time in the NASCAR Cup Series, the NASCAR Xfinity Series and what is now the ARCA Menards Series.
“We are absolutely delighted to welcome Ben Rhodes to the National Compact Touring Series,” said Drew Jach, spokesperson for the series. “Ben’s skill and passion for racing align perfectly with our values, and we are confident that his presence will elevate the level of competition and add excitement to our event.”
The National Compact Touring Series has gained significant traction in recent years, with its engaging races and commitment to nurturing emerging talent. According to the series, the series has witnessed a surge in attendance and viewership, reflecting the growing interest in compact car racing.
Ben Rhodes’s decision to join the National Compact Touring Series is a testament to the series’ rising reputation and its ability to attract top-tier talent. Motorsport enthusiasts can expect to witness thrilling battles on the track as Ben takes on other skilled drivers in the series.
Fans and followers of Ben Rhodes can stay updated on his journey through the National Compact Touring Series by following his official social media channels and visiting www.nationalcompacts.com the series website.
About National Compact Touring Series:
The National Compact Touring Series is a premier compact car racing championship that offers high-octane racing action on diverse tracks across the nation. With a dedicated fan base and a commitment to nurturing talent, the series continues to grow in popularity and is recognized as one of the most thrilling motorsport competitions in the country.
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