Industry News | April 6, 2012

Smithfield’s Chicken Sponsors Driver Thomas Poole

Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q is sponsoring Thomas Poole’s Stock 4 Cylinder Ford Mustang for the 2012 racing season at Wake County Motor Speedway, a quarter-mile asphalt race track located in southern Wake County, North Carolina

Thomas Poole, driver of the No. 21 car, states, “We would like to thank Smithfield's Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q for its support for the 2012 race season at Wake County Speedway,” says Thomas Poole, driver of the No. 21 car.

Poole invites others to join in the fun in his 10 races in the Stock 4 Cylinder division at Wake County Speedway.  

The 2012 racing schedule is April 20, May 4, May 25, June 8, June 22, July 20, July 27, Aug. 10, Aug. 24, and Sept. 14.

“It’s our pleasure to support the Poole Racing Team,” says Richard Averitte, restaurant operations and director of marketing for Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q. “As the home of racing and birthplace of NASCAR, we support local drivers and the loyal fans that have made this a great sport and family activity.”

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