Roush Fenway Racing to Use Social Media to Share Historic Championship Weekend with Fans

Follow Roush Fenway’s historic weekend with special #RFR242 Hashtag

HOMESTEAD, FL – November 18, 2011 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Roush Fenway Racing will look to make history this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where it hopes to become the first team in NASCAR history to win both the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series Championships in the same season.

The team will provide its fans with unprecedented, behind the scenes access as the team and its top drives make their final sprint to the finish line and a place in racing history.

Roush Fenway’s Carl Edwards and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. each lead the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series’ point standings, as the teams move into the season finale at HMIS, and RFR fans will get a behind the scenes look at the historic race weekend. Fans are encouraged to follow Roush Fenway on Twitter (www.twitter.com/roushfenway) as well as the #RFR242, a special hashtag that will be used only this weekend.

Fans who follow the special ‘hashtag’ will be exposed to all the behind the scenes action and up to the second updates as Jack Roush and his teams make their move towards history.

Roush Fenway Racing is NASCAR’s largest team operating in both the Sprint Cup Series and Nationwide Series with drivers Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth, Greg Biffle, David Ragan, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., and Trevor Bayne. Celebrating 25 winning years in 2012, Roush Fenway is the leader in NASCAR marketing solutions with its exclusive Roush Fenway OnTrack sponsorship measurement services, motorsport’s only team-focused TV show, and its social marketing channel RickyvsTrevor.com bringing unmatched brand opportunities to sponsors. Visit www.RoushFenway.com, become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/roushfenway and follow on Twitter at @roushfenway. For sponsorship inquiries call John Younger at 704.720.4620.

For additional information please contact, Kevin Woods at kwoods@roushfenway.com or 704.957-1138.

SOURCE: Roush Fenway Racing

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