HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. – NASCAR Nationwide Series driver and Texas native David Starr will partner with San Antonio, Texas-based Whataburger for the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway, on Friday, April 4.
Starr, who has 40 starts across NASCAR’s top three national touring series at the 1.5-mile track, will pilot the No. 44 Whataburger Toyota Camry for TriStar Motorsports.
“I’m really excited and honored to have Whataburger as a partner for the Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway,” commented Starr. “Being from Texas, I have countless memories from Whataburger. My family and I have been enjoying their burgers for as long as I can remember. Even in racing, people get excited when they come to Texas because they get to visit Whataburger. The restaurant has become a staple of their trips to Texas Motor Speedway.”
The O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 will mark Whataburger’s first venture into the NASCAR forum.
“Whataburger is very excited to have David Starr as a partner for the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway,” commented Doyle Thomas, franchise owner of several Whataburger locations in eastern Texas. “With Whataburger being a Texas-branded company, having the ability to partner with Texas driver David Starr and having everything come together at Texas Motor Speedway, is a very special opportunity for all of us.”