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March 5, 2020 (Thomasville, NC) – Rick Ware Racing has started the 2020 year off by accomplishing feats many teams only dream of. On the same weekend the team finished fourth at the famed Daytona 500 in the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series, the team was securing its 2019-2020 Asian Le Mans Series championship with a 1-2 result in the LMP2-AM category at Sepang International Circuit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
In the end, Rick Ware Racing would finished first and second in the LMP2-AM championship, securing the coveted invite to the 2020 24 hours of Le Mans in the LMP2 category. Additionally team driver Cody Ware took home the LMP2-AM category Drivers Championship, with his co-driver, 16 year old Gustas Grinbergas receiving Rookie of the Year honors. Rick Ware Racing owns the distinction of having the youngest ever Rookie of the Year in both NASCAR Xfinity Series and Asian Le Mans Series history.
Rick Ware Racing is currently negotiating with drivers for the 24 hours of Le Mans, so stay tuned as announcements are made. Additionally the program will announce it’s final driving lineup for the IMSA WeatherTech program shortly before making their GTD debut at the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 18, 2020.
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