Big News for Sam Hunt Racing at Daytona as They Add a New Name to Their Car

Published 02/12/2024, 2:25 PM EST

Follow Us

USA Today via Reuters

Sam Hunt Racing just announced a thrilling new partnership with ‘The Florida Man Games,’ adding their brand to Sage Karam‘s No. 26 Toyota Supra for his entry in the upcoming NXS United Rentals 300 season opener at the Daytona International Speedway.

America’s Favorite Video Today

This unexpected partnership adds a unique flavor to the Xfinity season opener on February 17th. Karam, a nine-year Indy 500 veteran, will be aiming to build on his impressive part-time 2023 performances with SHR.

‘The Florida Man Games’ Joins Sam Hunt Racing for Daytona Xfinity Race

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Karam’s presence at the 2.5-mile superspeedway holds significance, especially considering his impressive debut in 2022, where he secured a top-five finish with Alpha Prime Racing. Marking his second appearance at the iconic ‘World Center of Racing’, Karam’s journey with SHR has been nothing short of impressive. After a remarkable debut season in 2023, including a career-best fourth-place finish at the Road America circuit, Karam is poised to continue his ascent in the Xfinity Series.

Furthermore, in a show of solidarity, ‘The Florida Man Games’ revealed that their logo would adorn Sage Karam’s part time #26 ride at Daytona.

Trending

Get instantly notified of the hottest NASCAR stories via Google! Click on Follow Us and Tap the Blue Star.

Follow Us

The Florida-based organization expressed the enthusiasm on Instagram recently, stating, “WE’RE ON A CAR FOR DAYTONA!! We are extremely excited to announce our partnership with @sagekaramofficial @team_shr26 and @shelbyparkmarketing for the 2024 Xfinity Series at Daytona this year! Sage is a warrior and blazing a path in the tire tracks of some of the most legendary drivers in NASCAR history, and we’re excited to welcome him back to Daytona this weekend!”

Adding to the excitement, CRC Industries also reaffirmed its commitment to SHR by serving as the primary partner on the No. 26 GR Supra at Daytona. The iconic green and red colors of CRC Brakleen Brake Parts Cleaner will adorn the race car, symbolizing a consistent partnership that transcends the track.

Watch This Story: Tony Stewart’s Cup Series Woes Reach Another Low As SHR Loses Another Sponsor To Ford Rivals

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Jeffrey Earnhardt Rejoins Forces With SHR for 2024 Season

Additionally, Sam Hunt Racing also revealed that Jeffrey Earnhardt will be rejoining the No. 26 Toyota for certain races in the 2024 NXS season. A calculated decision, as Earnhardt’s addition, provides an abundance of expertise and dedication to the 2024 program, in addition to a close relationship with the TRD family.

Grandson of NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt, the 2007 Busch East Series’ Most Popular Driver, equally thrilled about rejoining SHR, stated in a recent release on the official NASCAR website, “I know this is the right move and can’t wait to get back in the ForeverLawn GR Supra with Sam & team.” 

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

As Sage Karam and Jeffrey Earnhardt prepare to commandeer the asphalt, Sam Hunt Racing promises fans a 2024 season filled with speed, strategy, and paint schemes to look out for.

NASCAR Update: Sam Hunt Racing Make History on Ice as They Flaunt LV Phantoms’ Sponsorship With Unprecedented Feat

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

ADVERTISEMENT

Written by:

Amman Augustin

123Articles

One take at a time

Amman Augustin is a NASCAR Writer at EssentiallySports. With his coverage majorly focusing on the lavish off-track lives of drivers, Amman often brings the lesser-known side of Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick to their fans. Another aspect of NASCAR where he flourishes is covering rivalries between competitors.
Show More>

Edited by:

Rohan Karnad

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

EDITORS' PICK

America’s Favorite Video Today