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Gearwrench Returns To Kurt Busch’s No. 1 Chip Ganassi Racing Camaro in 2020



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APEX, NC (Pittsburgh Racing Now) – GEARWRENCH is returning to the No. 1 Chip Ganassi Racing Camaro driven by Kurt Busch for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season.

Busch will drive the GEARWRENCH car during four races on the 2020 schedule: Phoenix Raceway (March 8), Charlotte Motor Speedway (May 24), Dover International Speedway (Aug. 23) and Talladega Superspeedway (Oct. 4).

GEARWRENCH celebrated in style by inviting Busch to the Apex Tool Group headquarters in Apex, North Carolina.  Apex Tool Group—one of the largest tool manufacturers in the world—is the parent company of GEARWRENCH, which is a premier hand tool brand for automotive and industrial mechanics.

Employees at Apex Tool Group helped celebrate the upcoming start of the NASCAR Cup Series season alongside Busch, members of the Chip Ganassi Racing team, and the new-look GEARWRENCH® No. 1 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Wednesday.  Busch officially unveiled the new paint scheme for his GEAWRENCH car at what was dubbed ‘The Green Flag event’.

“There’s so much excitement around Kurt and we wanted to make sure our team members at our Raleigh facility knew that they were a part of it,” said Rena Fiorello, director of brand management for GEARWRENCH.  “It was fun to feel that team atmosphere and make sure that our colleagues understand that they’re truly part of everything we do, and that includes our partnership with Kurt and Chip Ganassi Racing.”

After unveiling his car’s new look emblazed with GEARWENCH black and orange, Busch took turns driving employees around a track in the parking lot to give them a taste of what it feels like to be in a NASCAR race.  Busch also took time to sign autographs, take photos, and gave a special shout-out to the employees who are military service veterans.

Busch is continuing the highly-successful VetTix KB100 program started last season.  VetTix provides event tickets to our Military, Honorably Discharged Veterans and family members of troops killed-in-action.  Busch donates 100-tickets to every NASCAR Cup Series race and took to Twitter because he wants to get more than 100 Veterans and their families to the races.

The NASCAR Cup Series returns to the high-banks of Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, February 8th for Busch Clash final practice and Daytona 500 practice.

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