Our partner Roush Yates Engines is ready to “start their engines” on this season!
The Daytona 500 is here! The Great American Race!
Roush Yates Engines is very excited about kicking off the 2016 NASCAR race season.
Roush Yates Engines is the exclusive engine manufacturer of the Ford FR9 V8 engine; that will power the Ford Performance NASCAR vehicles.
We will support a combined 17 NASCAR Sprint Cup, Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series (CWTS) race teams during the 2016 season.
Over the next 40 weeks more than 1,000 engines will be built to participate in excess of 90 races and we are so proud to be doing this with first class products and technical assistance from Mitee-Bite.
It is stacking up to be an exciting week with a lot of activities starting Thursday, February 18th with the Can-Am Duel qualifying races.
We invite you to follow Roush Yates on Facebook and/or on Twitter @roushyates throughout the week and weekend to see some behind the scenes activities and support the teams.
There will be a lot of special surprises throughout the week. Come join the fun!
Here is a quick look at this week’s activities.
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Can-Am Duel Qualifying races (60 Laps, 150 Miles)
Can-AM Duel #1
Race Day: Thursday, February 18, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM ET
Can-Am Duel #2
Time: 9:00 PM ET
NASCAR Camp World Truck Series NextEra Energy Resources 250 (100 Laps, 250 Miles)
Race Day: Friday, February 19, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM ET
NASCAR Xfinity Series PowerShares QQQ 300 (120 Laps, 300 Miles)
Race Day: Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM ET
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 (200 Laps, 500 Miles)
Race Day: Sunday, February 21, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM ET
Please see attached Ford Performance driver announcement pages for a complete listing of teams and drivers.
Roush Yates Engines