Ryan Reed – Daytona Int’l Speedway Advance
Team: No. 58 Dexcom / Lira Motorsports Ford F-150
Crew Chief: Teddy Brown
Double Duty Speedweeks Effort
Ryan will not only wheel the No.58 Dexcom Ford F-150 Friday in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series NextEra Energy 250, he will also fulfill his full time duties behind the wheel of the No.16 Ford Mustang in the NASCAR XFINITY Series for Roush Fenway Racing, Saturday in the PowerShares QQQ300 beginning at 3:30 pm ET and live on FOX Sports 1 (FS1).
Lira Motorsports and Ryan Reed have proven to be a successful pairing, winning two ARCA Racing Series events in 2015 in just three starts. Reed took the checkered flag for Lira Motorsports in the ARCA events at Chicagoland Speedway and Kentucky Speedway, recording the team’s and Ryan’s first victories in the series.
Ryan on Daytona
“I’m really excited about running in the truck race at Daytona,” said Reed, who took the lead on the final lap to win his first XFINITY Series race last season at the track. “It’s a really great opportunity with Lira Motorsports and we have had a lot of success with those guys. Hopefully we can pull off back-to-back victories and really start the season on a high note.”
Follow Ryan and Lira Motorsports
Be sure to follow Ryan and Lira Motorsports on social media throughout the week; Facebook /driverRyanReed, /LiraMotorsportsFL; Twitter- @driverRyanReed, @LiraMotorsports.
The NextEra Energy 250 at Daytona International Speedway will air live on FOX SPORTS 1 Friday, February 19th at 7:30 pm ET, you may also listen live on Motor Racing Network (MRN) or SiriusXM Channel 90. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series takes to the track for practice on Thursday from 1:30 – 2:55 pm ET and again from 4:00 – 4:55 pm ET. Qualifying will take place on Friday at 4:30 pm ET (Single Vehicle/Two Laps). The NextEra Energy 250 will consists of 100 laps for 250 miles.
About Dexcom, Inc: Dexcom, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, CA, is dedicated to helping people better manage their diabetes by developing and marketing continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) products and tools for adult and pediatric patients. With exceptional performance, patient comfort and lifestyle flexibility at the heart of its technology, users have consistently ranked Dexcom highest in customer satisfaction and loyalty. For more information on the Dexcom CGM, visit www.dexcom.com.
About Aslan Cold Storage & Transportation, LLC: Aslan Cold Storage, LLC has more than 60,000 square feet of refrigerated space and more than 11,000 square feet of pre-cooling space between their two Central Valley locations. With over 30 years of experience in the Agricultural Industry, they understand the needs of both crops and clients.
About Lira Motorsports: Lira Motorsports is a multi-car, multi series race team owned by Carlos and Amanda Lira. The team competes in the ARCA Racing Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, NASCAR Whelen All- American Late Model, and IMSA Sportscar events nationwide. Lira Motorsports’ ARCA and NASCAR Trucks programs are operated from an 18,000 square foot shop in Mooresville, North Carolina and the late model team operates from a 12,000 square foot facility in Port Orange, Florida, just minutes from Daytona International Speedway.