One of the world’s preeminent names in manufacturing and distribution is partnering with Dover Motor Speedway on a multi-year sponsorship of the Monster Mile’s signature event of 2023, track and company officials said today.
The Würth 400 NASCAR Cup Series race on Sunday, April 30 (2 p.m., FS1, PRN, Sirius NASCAR Radio) is the centerpiece of Dover Motor Speedway’s April 28-30 NASCAR tripleheader weekend, which also includes the A-GAME 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race (1:30 p.m., FS1, PRN, Sirius NASCAR Radio) on Saturday, April 29 and the General Tire 125 ARCA Menards Series East race (5:30 p.m.) on Friday, April 28.
Würth, the global leader in development, production, and sale of fastening and assembly materials, is a longtime partner of Team Penske in the NASCAR Cup Series and will be a proud sponsor of the No. 12 Ford driven by Ryan Blaney at the Monster Mile in April. Check out www.wurthracing.com to learn more about Würth’s partnerships.
“As a proud partner of Team Penske since 2012, NASCAR and motorsports has been synonymous with Würth for many years,” said Thomas O’Neill, executive vice president of the Würth Group. “We are ecstatic to be able to partner with Dover Motor Speedway for the upcoming April NASCAR Cup Series race in Delaware. We look forward to bringing an exciting event to the fans and a memorable experience to our business partners. We’ve always had an excellent experience at the Monster Mile and look forward to celebrating in Victory Lane with this year’s Würth 400 winner.”
The Würth 400 is the Monster Mile’s 105th NASCAR Cup Series race and comes during NASCAR’s 75th anniversary season. Dover Motor Speedway is one of only 10 tracks in the country to host 100 or more NASCAR Cup Series events.
“Wurth is a successful, worldwide brand and to have them on board as a partner of Dover Motor Speedway provides a great opportunity for us to collaborate and enhance our entire race weekend while delivering on their objectives,” said Mike Tatoian, Dover Motor Speedway’s president and GM. “Our team can’t wait to see all of our fans back in Dover in late April for another unforgettable and energetic NASCAR weekend at the Monster Mile.”
In addition to Blaney, drivers expected to compete in the Würth 400 are defending Dover champion Chase Elliott, two-time NASCAR champion Joey Logano, and three-time Monster Mile Cup Series winners Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr.
The centerpiece of one of the best Fan Zone’s in all of NASCAR, Big Bounce America, the world’s largest bounce house experience, will be FREE for all fans during race weekend. Certified by Guinness World Records, Big Bounce America’s bounce house, 12,000-plus square feet of colors, inflatables and adventure is the world’s largest bounce house. Along with “The Giant,” a 900-foot long course containing more than 50 obstacles to pass through, the Big Bounce America experience will be FREE for race fans before the Würth 400 as well as before and after Dover’s Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29 races.