American Ethanol will continue its relationships with Richard Childress Racing and RAB Racing for the 2012 season. Austin Dillon, 2011 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Champion, will drive the iconic Number 3 Chevrolet during the 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series season with American Ethanol serving as the primary sponsor for six races as well as one race in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Dillon’s American Ethanol Chevrolet paint scheme was unveiled at the NASCAR Preview fan event in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Dillon said, – I’m proud to carry the American Ethanol colors in NASCAR and representing American Ethanol, Growth Energy and the National Corn Growers Association.
In addition to American Ethanol’s partnership with Dillon, the organization will serve as an associate sponsor with the entire RCR family of drivers. Team owner Richard Childress as well as RCR’s Sprint Cup Series veterans Kevin Harvick, Jeff Burton and Paul Menard will also serve as spokesmen for the cause.