Ben is the 16-year-old racecar driver who is making a name for himself in the NASCAR K&N Series, a small step away from racing with the Sprint Cup drivers in the top of the sport. He’s having a great year, racing on the biggest tracks in the country, competing with drivers who are usually older and, certainly, not from Louisville OR Kentucky.
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Here’s the new TV spot from Alpha Energy Solutions, featuring 16-year-old NASCAR K&N Series Driver Ben Rhodes. The spot was produced from Kentucky Speedway by Brandon Smith of WDRB-TV.
A few weeks after announcing he will make his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Debut in 2013 with legendary crew chief Lee McCall, 15-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, native Ben Rhodes has announced today he will drive the No. 41 Chevrolet for Hawk-McCall Motorsports in 22 events, racing the full 2013 UARA-STARS Late Model Stock tour as well as various NASCAR Whelen All-American Series events throughout the year.
LOUISVILLE, KY (September 21st, 2012) – 15-year-old racer Ben Rhodes, who is in his first full season of Late Model Stock racing, will make his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East Debut in 2013. The Louisville, Kentucky, native will drive the #14 Toyota with legendary crew chief Lee McCall joining him for a limited schedule of events with the eventual plan of racing full time in the series in 2014.
I just finished my first week on the job as Marketing Director for Alpha Energy Solutions, so I guess it’s time to let the readers of this blog in on changes in my life and how they’ll affect what you read here. This is my 583rd post since we started things up at LouisvilleKY.com. We’ve recruited 59 contributors, who have offered up some good reading and insights on what makes life interesting in my hometown. We’ve built a good audience and I’m proud of every post. The site will continue, even though my contributions will be less frequent. Oh, I’m…