Lira Motorsports announces new full-time partnership for 2016 ARCA season

Lira Motorsports announces new full-time partnership for 2016 ARCA season

TOLEDO, Ohio (April 6, 2016) – Safecraft, one of the leading safety equipment suppliers in motorsports, has joined forces with Lira Motorsports and the team’s newest driver, Sheldon Creed. 

Beginning in Nashville this weekend, Safecraft Safety Equipment will be on board the No. 38 Lira Motorsports entry and will continue to be on the hood of the car until the final race of the season at Kansas Speedway in October. Sheldon Creed candid

“Safecraft is proud to be partnered with a top team such as Lira Motorsports,” Safecraft owner Pat O’Keefe said. “We are thrilled to be a sponsor on Sheldon Creed’s No. 38. We look forward to following the 38 throughout the ARCA season.” 

In addition to this news, Creed will be running with Lira Motorsports full-time in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards while also continuing his Speed Energy Formula Off Road Racing series career. He will be making his series debut at Nashville this weekend as one of five Lira Motorsports drivers. 

“Thanks to Pat O’Keefe and Carlos Lira for this awesome opportunity,” Creed said. “I hope to bring the No. 38 to Victory Lane very soon.” 

Team owner, Carlos Lira, is happy to have Creed added to the team roster and to have Safecraft on board the No. 38 machine. 

“We are very excited to have Safecraft and Sheldon join our team for the remainder of the 2016 season,” Lira said. “Safecraft safety products are an industry stand-out and we trust them in all of our race cars. I expect Sheldon to do very well in his No. 38 Safecraft car.” 

About Safecraft Safety Equipment: Safecraft is a supplier of safety equipment for motorsports, aviation, and marine industries. They specialize in high quality fire suppression systems that are used in a very wide range of racing. Their extinguishers are used more than any other brand in NASCAR, NHRA, and SCCA. 

About Lira Motorsport: Lira Motorsports is a multi-car, multi series race team owned by Carlos and Amanda Lira. The team competes in the ARCA Racing Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, NASCAR Whelen All- American Late Model, and IMSA Sportscar events nationwide. Lira Motorsports’ ARCA and NASCAR Truck programs are operated from an 18,000 square foot shop in Mooresville, North Carolina and the late model team operates from a 12,000 square foot facility in Port Orange, Florida, just minutes from Daytona International Speedway.

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