WELCOME, N.C. – DoorDash, the nation’s leading last-mile logistics platform, have announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Richard Petty Motorsports and driver Bubba Wallace.
In addition, this partnership makes Wallace DoorDash’s first NASCAR ambassador.
DoorDash will make its debut on the Richard Petty Motorsports No. 43 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE this weekend on the 14-turn, 3.61-mile Daytona (Fla.) Int’l Speedway Road Course. It will be the first of seven NASCAR Cup Series events where DoorDash serves as the team’s primary partner.
DoorDash’s red and white colors will adorn the No. 43 DoorDash Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE at the Dover (Del.) Int’l Speedway, Richmond (Va.) Raceway, Las Vegas (Nev.) Motor Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway, Martinsville (Va.) Speedway and Phoenix (Ariz.) Raceway.
“The DoorDash symbol is synonymous with speed and technology and that’s what Richard Petty Motorsports intends to deliver with our No. 43 DoorDash Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE,” Wallace said.
Through the partnership with Richard Petty Motorsports and Wallace, DoorDash aims to elevate the racing experience by creating memorable experiences and exclusive offerings for fans, while designing local initiatives that accelerate shared efforts to empower communities in need across the United States.
“This partnership enables us to engage with the racing community through one of the most exciting and forward-thinking athletes in the sport,” Tony Xu, DoorDash chief executive officer and co-founder, said. “We’re proud to support an ambassador like Bubba with on-track excellence and off-track commitments and values that are so well aligned with ours.”
DoorDash’s initial foray into NASCAR bolsters Richard Petty Motorsports with its vital partnership.
“From a business perspective, the addition of DoorDash expands our resources, enabling us to build the best team and in turn grow our organization at a pace that will enhance our ability to win races,” Brian Moffitt, chief executive officer at Richard Petty Motorsports, said. “DoorDash empowers businesses to grow, and this partnership is a direct result of that philosophy.”