Saturday, May 30, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found


VideoMissing Male Choc Lab. Last seen on 5/26/15 on/near FM 537 in Floresville. Please call 903.245.1493 if seen or found!! Please!

VideoFound sheep: small brown sheep in Eagle Creek. Call (830)534-8276 to claim.

VideoFound: Female Dalmatian mix, Center Point area, FM 775 and CR 319, need to find owner. Call 830-928-1296.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Skilled painters needed, Salazar Painting Contractors is looking for skilled painters, spray man, lead foreman, handyman, tape/floaters, carpenter, must pass criminal background check, subs welcome. Contact Henry Salazar, 830-534-3792.
Experienced A/C installers and service tech, must have driver license and clean driving record. Call 830-393-4700.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›

NASCAR News


Swan Racing Expands With Kligerman And Whitt


Swan Racing Expands With Kligerman And Whitt


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story

Disclaimer:
Amanda Vincent is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or wilsoncountynews.com.

December 5, 2013
1,684 views
Post a comment

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series organization Swan Racing plans to expand to two teams for 2014, according to an announcement from Swan Racing on Tuesday. Parker Kligerman and Cole Whitt will be the two drivers.

“When we launched Swan Racing, we pledged to race hard every lap of every race,” team owner Brandon Davis said. “That’s what we have done and what we will continue to do. We learned a lot this year and now is the time to plan for the long-term future by adding more resources to be more competitive.”

Both Whitt and Kligerman, among others, spent time behind the wheel of Swan’s No. 30 Toyota during the 2013 Sprint Cup Series season. After the team’s full-time driver, David Stremme was released following race 26 of the 36-race 2013 season, the organization tried out several drivers, including Whitt and Kligerman, over the course of the final 10 races of the year.

“I am really impressed by how everything is coming together for Swan Racing,” Whitt said. “This is the place to be, and we are going to truly take the next step in 2014. Parker and I will learn a lot from each other next year while racing hard every lap of every race. “I’m ready to get started.”

2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series PortraitsBoth Whitt and Kligerman competed in the Nationwide Series this past season, with Whitt driving the No. 44 for Tri-Star Motorsports and Kligerman the No. 77 of Kyle Busch Motorsports. KBM shuttered its Nationwide Series operation at the end of the 2013 season.

In Sprint Cup competition for Swan Racing in 2013, Whitt made seven starts. He also gained Sprint Cup experience in 2011 and 2012, driving for Red Bull Racing, Turn One Racing and Circle Sport. In all, Whitt has 14 races of Sprint Cup experience. Kligerman, meanwhile, made two starts for Swan Racing at the end of 2013. Those two races are the extent of Kligerman’s Sprint Cup experience.

“The team is expecting steady improvement, and we are in good position to deliver,” Kligerman said. “Personally, I am looking forward to working with Cole as a teammate and as a competitor for Rookie of the Year honors.”

-- Photos courtesy of Getty Images for NASCAR

Follow Stock Car Spin on Twitter @SCSblog or like Stock Car Spin on Facebook. Amanda’s also on Twitter @NASCARexaminer and has a fan/like page on Facebook: NASCAR Examiner
 
‹ Previous Blog Entry
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

NASCAR News Archives


Nascar News side bar
Voncille Bielefeld homeAllstate & McBride RealtyTriple R DC ExpertsPulse Research expires 6/30/15auto chooserHeavenly Touch home

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.