Hailie Deegan will make her first career NASCAR national series start Oct. 17 at Kansas Speedway.
Deegan, 19, will drive the No. 17 Ford for DGR-Crosley in the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series. Currently Deegan is competing full time fir the team in the ARCA Menards Series. Driving the No. 4 car, Deegan is ranked third in the standings with four top-five and 16 top-10 finishes in 19 races.
Deegan has yet to win in the ARCA Menards Series, but does hold three victories from 2018-19 in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West — now known as the ARCA Menards Series West.
DGR-Crosley fields one full-time Gander Trucks team — the No. 15 of Tanner Gray. The No. 17 truck is a part-time team split between multiple drivers.
The Clean Harbors 200 is set for 4 p.m. ET next Saturday (FOX, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). It’ll be a 134-lap event around the 1.5-mile track in Kansas City.