Motorsports Business Management, LLC is excited to announce that Mike Marlar will be competing in the NASCAR Cup Series number 66 car for the Food City Dirt Race, at Bristol Motor Speedway with Clinton Cram as Crew Chief and new multi race sponsor with Liftkits4less.com.
Mike Marlar is no stranger to dirt racing as he is the 2018 World of Outlaws Late Model Series Champion. He has hundreds of dirt racing wins to his name. Mike has also competed in the Gander Outdoor Truck Series back in 2019 making his stock car type debut for Reaume Brothers Racing at the famed Eldora Speedway for the Dirty Derby, where he finished fourth after starting the race 23rd. In September of the same year Mike made his debut in the NASCAR Xfinity series with MBM Motorsports at Richmond Raceway. There will be some challenges for Marlar to overcome such as having a spotter in his ear guiding him around the track. Luckily for him the format for the Food City Dirt Race is something he is very familiar with as NASCAR has opted to do heat races to determine the starting lineup for both the Gander Outdoor Truck Series as well as the NASCAR Cup Series.
Mike went on to say, “This is going to be interesting and I’m really looking forward to the challenge. This is something that would not have been possible without the help of Carl Long and Rocky and Tom Smith from Smithbuilt homes. This is such a cool opportunity for me being a dirt racer from Eastern Tennessee being able to compete in the top series of NASCAR at Bristol.”
Motorsports Business Management LLC operates as MBM Motorsports and is an American professional stock car team currently competing in both the NASCAR Xfinity series and the NASCAR Cup series. MBM Motorsports began competing in 2014 in the NASCAR Xfinity series by driver/owner Carl Long, who has been competing in NASCAR since 1983. Joining Carl in MBM was John Jackson and Derek White. MBM Motorsports fields the number 13,61 and 66 in the Xfinity series and number 66 and 13 in the Cup series with drivers like Timmy Hill who has been dubbed NASCAR Iracing`s Richard Petty, Texas native David Starr, Chad Finchum, 2012 NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the year Stephen Leicht, along with various other drivers and even from time to time the owners Carl Long and John Jackson.
“I am excited to have Mike in our car again, he is a champion dirt driver being paired with Clinton Cram, I will be one of many people excited to watch this duo go to work. We like being underrated and hope to surprise a lot of people. Added to the cup race normal driver Timmy Hill, aka truck team owner, with Mike Marlar and our guys helping Timmy out as usual in the pits, we will be sending our crew chief Patrick Magee to help out while Greg Ely is getting back healthy. This is going to be a fun weekend and debut our new sponsor” Said Carl Long Owner of MBM Motorsports.
“Autoparts4less.com is proud to partner with MBM Motorsports and Hill Motorsports for multiple races for the 2021 Cup, Xfinity and Truck series. LiftKits4Less.com is one of the Nation’s leading suppliers of lift kits for Jeep, Trucks, and SUVs.” Christopher Davenport CEO of Auto Parts 4Less Inc states “We couldn’t be more happy to introduce our automotive e-commerce sites to the NASCAR fans! Finding the perfect lift kit for your truck without lifting all the cash from your wallet!”
MBM driver and Hill Motorsports owner went on to say “ This is a very unique opportunity to tie our truck program with Hill Motorsports along with MBM Motorsports with the XFINITY and Cup programs together. I am looking forward to our first event with LiftKits4less.comwith Mike Marlar in our No.56 truck at Bristol! Mike has impressed me in so many ways and I am looking forward to seeing him tackle this new race track! My favorite tracks are coming up during this early summer stretch and we are going to have some exciting finishes with LiftKits4Less.com onboard!”
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