NWES: NASCAR Whelen Euro Series Announces Full 28-Car Grid for 2016 Season

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The NASCAR Whelen Euro Series has announced that all 28 entry slots for the 2016 season have been assigned, meaning that a full field will be on hand when the series opens the new season April 23-24 in Valencia, Spain.

“We are on our way towards another great season,” said President and CEO Jerome Galpin. “Year after year, day after day, the Series is growing. We are the solution for all those who love real racing, with great cars, close competition and a lot of fun! The NASCAR Whelen Euro Series is certainly one of the best, cost-effective series in Europe, with affordable budgets for drivers, a worldwide exposure, lots of fans attending the events, true career perspectives for every kind of driver and a huge support from one of best organization and most revered names in motorsports: NASCAR.”

The list of teams that registered entries for the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series season, all of which are preparing new cars for the April 23-24 season opener in Valencia, Spain, includes 12 organizations from six countries:

Brass Racing (Belgium)
CAAL Racing (Italy)
Dexwet Renauer Team (Austria)
DF1 Racing (Austria)
Double-T by MRT Nocentini (Italy)
Knauf Racing Team (France)
Motorsport 98 (Belgium)
PK Carsport (Belgium)
RDV Compétition (France)
SPV Racing (Spain)
Team Maessen (Netherlands)
Vict Motorsport (Italy)

Some of the entries will be on a partial schedule and other teams will join on selected events, while there also are new teams finalizing their plans to enter late season events and gain the necessary experience to take on the full schedule in 2017.

The preliminary season drivers entry list will be announced next week, as the teams complete their lineups for the third edition of the Valencia NASCAR Fest.

CREDIT: NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications

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