TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) – Matt Kenseth's No. 17 NASCAR show car will make a pit stop in Toledo before the big race weekend at Michigan International Speedway Monday and Tuesday.
Kenseth is winner of the 2012 Daytona 500. Kenseth's No. 17 Fifth Third Bank Ford Fusion will visit Toledo for a free two-day public viewing Aug. 13 and 14 at the following locations:
Fifth Third Bank will also have a NASCAR simulator and prize giveaways during the tour.
In May, Fifth Third Bancorp announced a multiyear marketing partnership with Roush Fenway Racing. The partnership starts this season with four races as the primary sponsor of Kenseth's car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
The Fifth Third sponsored races included:
Fifth Third will also sponsor the upcoming race:
"Fifth Third Bank is enthusiastic about our partnership with Roush Fenway Racing and Matt Kenseth on this Sprint Cup Series sponsorship," said Greg Carmichael, executive vice president and COO of Fifth Third Bancorp. "Our organizations share many common values including a focus on teamwork and a desire to challenge the status quo to be the best at what we do. We are looking forward to working with the Roush Fenway Racing organization, and Matt Kenseth, to help drive our business and build the Fifth Third Bank brand."
Kenseth is just as excited to be a part of the partnership.
"Fifth Third Bank is a leader when it comes to banking and I'm thrilled to be driving the Fifth Third Bank Ford Fusion starting with the Sprint All Star Race," said Kenseth. "I'm looking forward to introducing Fifth Third Bank to all our loyal NASCAR fans."
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