Team Stange Racing, LLC Announces Car Number 47 and Driver For Chicagoland ARCA Race

Team Stange Racing, LLC announced today that ARCA star Buster Graham from Lafayette, Louisiana will pilot Team Stange Racing’s Number 47 Ford Fusion in this weekend’s Ansell ActivArmr 150 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois.

Buster Graham is a veteran of Hydroplane Boating and Supercross racing. He ran a limited schedule in both the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards and USAR Pro Cup Series in 2011 to prepare for his stock car racing career, posting 3 top 15 and one top 10 finish. For 2012 Buster joined Team BCR and ran 11 of 19 races with a best finish of 10th at Michigan. To round off the year Buster won the CGS imaging Hard Charger Award. In 2013 Buster made 5 starts in the #88 Ford with a best finish of 9th at Michigan and for 2014 Buster teamed up with Roulo Brothers Racing Team to run at Daytona and Talladega in the #99 Ford Fusion placing 10th at Talladega.

The number 47 Ford Fusion will carry primary sponsorship from Rope, Soap ‘n Dope. The car will also carry associate sponsorship from: Don Mashburn, Inc., Team One Logistics, JWire, Wright Tool, and Weiler.

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“We are pleased to welcome Buster and Rope, Soap „n Dope and all of the supporters of this program to our team” states; Ashley Stange-partner, Team Stange Racing, LLC.

“I want to thank John and Ashley for putting this together and I want to thank Rope, Soap „n Dope as well as Don Mashburn, Inc., Team One Logistics, JWire, Wright Tool, Jet and Weiler for their support in making this race a possibility for us” Stated: Buster Graham Driver of the #47 Rope, Soap ‘n Dope Ford Fusion

Rick Crawford will be the Crew Chief on the Number 47 Ford with a great group of guys being led by ARCA veteran David Weltmeyer to ensure a competitive weekend.

Team Stange PR