SPARTANBURG, S.C. (April 10, 2014) — HScott Motorsports announced today that Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes will sponsor the No. 51 Chevrolet SS driven by Justin Allgaier in this weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) race at Darlington Raceway.
Sherwin-Williams is the official provider of automotive paint and transportation finishes for NASCAR and partners with HScott Motorsports in supplying them their paint products.
The Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes logo will be on the hood of the No. 51 car, while the quarter-panel will feature the Sherwin-Williams product AWX Performance Plus™ Waterborne Refinish System. AWX Performance Plus™ Waterborne basecoat is an easy-to-apply, fast drying basecoat that provides excellent color match while meeting the strictest VOC limits in North America.
“We are pleased to be on the No. 51 car at Darlington Raceway,” said Bobby Moody, Director of Motorsports for Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes. “We value our partnership with HScott Motorsports, and we’re looking forward to watching a Sherwin-Williams car race under the lights at Darlington.”
Justin Allgaier, who is in the running for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year award in the NSCS this season, will be making his first career NSCS start at Darlington. He has participated in five Nationwide Series events at Darlington, with two top fives, three top 10s and has led 31 laps at the 1.366-mile track.
“I’m thrilled to have Sherwin-Williams on the car at Darlington,” said Allgaier. “They are a big supporter of HScott Motorsports and NASCAR, and I can’t wait drive the No. 51 with the Sherwin-Williams colors on it at one of my favorite tracks.”
The Bojangles Southern 500 at Darlington will take place on Saturday, April 12 at 6:30 p.m. EDT. The race will air live on FOX, MRN and SiriusXM Satellite Radio, channel 90.