Rev Racing Gears Up for Double Header Weekend Featuring Andres Perez de Lara

August 16, 2023

Concord, NC – Rev Racing is preparing for an upcoming weekend marked by significant milestones. In the forthcoming series of events, driver Andres Perez de Lara, at the helm of the No. 2 Max Siegel Inc. Chevrolet, will navigate two distinct tracks – Watkins Glen and the Illinois State Fairgrounds – in pursuit of victories. Perez is positioned a mere point away from securing 2nd place in the standings and is resolute in his commitment to clinch the outcomes that the Drive for Diversity team needs.

Perez recently showcased his prowess by achieving his finest performance with Rev Racing at Pocono Raceway, followed by a commendable top-10 finish at IRP. Both Watkins Glen and the Illinois State Fairgrounds represent uncharted territories for the driver hailing from Mexico City. Of noteworthy significance, the Dutch Boy 100 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds will mark Perez’s debut dirt racing.

2432b21e 69f1 4539 84cd A2443d88eed0 78048 00004b92fd7744e9Considering the challenges, Perez acknowledged, “The mounting pressure is undeniable. Nevertheless, Rev Racing’s track record demonstrates our ability to excel in high-pressure situations. I am confident that our progress will continue, taking the No. 2 car to Victory Lane.” Speaking about his preparations for the dirt race, Perez added, “While my experience to dirt racing, especially in stock cars, is limited, I have been practicing on the simulator and having discussions with Mark Green. I’m assured that our talent and adaptability will show this weekend.”

Key Event Details:

– Watkins Glen International Raceway will host the General Tire 100 on Friday, August 18th. Practice sessions will take place from 3:00 PM ET to 4:00 PM ET, followed by qualifying at 4:15 PM ET. The race will commence at 6:13 PM ET, spanning 100 miles and 41 laps of competitive action.

– The Illinois State Fairgrounds will be the setting for the Dutch Boy 100 on Sunday, August 20th. Practice will be conducted from 10:00 AM ET to 10:30 AM ET, with qualifying at 11:15 AM ET. The race is scheduled to start at 1:11 PM ET, marking Perez’s inaugural dirt race.

As the weekend unfolds, Perez, in conjunction with the entire No. 2 Rev Racing team, will pursue victories, aiming to amass sufficient points to solidify their standings. Fans can catch the live action on various platforms including Fs1, Sirius XM, the Fox Sports App, and Rev Racing’s social media channels.


About Rev Racing: Rev Racing seeks to obtain the highest quality applicants representing diverse backgrounds and develop them into successful NASCAR drivers. Started by Max Siegel in 2009, Rev Racing manages the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Driver Development Program. Rev Racing currently operates and manages drivers in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, ARCA Menards Series, ARCA

Menards Series East, NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series, and a youth racing initiative

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