Corn Growers Proud of Ethanol in NASCAR

Cindy Zimmerman

Corn growers are very proud to be a part of bringing the story of ethanol to the nation through NASCAR. I talked with National Corn Growers Association president Bart Schott (right) of North Dakota and NCGA chairman Darrin Ihnen of South Dakota who were at the Sprint Cup Series STP 400 at the Kansas Speedway Sunday where American Ethanol was …

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American Ethanol on the Kansas Speedway

Cindy Zimmerman

The Sprint Cup Series STP 400 race is underway at the Kansas Speedway and American Ethanol is clearly on display. The American Ethanol logo and paint scheme are not only on Clint Bowyer’s No. 33 Chevrolet, fans are also seeing the American Ethanol logo along the backstretch wall of the 1.5-mile Kansas Speedway to spotlight the partnership between the National …

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Kenny Wallace & RAB Racing Partner With American Ethanol

Joanna Schroeder

American Ethanol has officially become an associate sponsor of RAB Racing with Brack Maggard. The No. 09 Toyota Camry driven by Kenny Wallace will feature the American Ethanol logo on the hood of its car for the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide season beginning this weekend with the Feb. 26, BASHAS’ SUPERMARKETS 200 race at the Phoenix International Raceway. In Phoenix the …

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NASCAR Season Kicks Off With Ethanol

Joanna Schroeder

Although ethanol’s “driver” Clint Bowyer didn’t win the Daytona 500 this weekend, ethanol scored a victory as the “The Great American Race” this past Sunday was the first time all the cars raced using Sunoco Green E15. There were more than 120,000 fans at the race and millions of fans watched the action on TV and witnessed the ethanol partnership …

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American Ethanol “Countdown to Daytona” Campaign

Cindy Zimmerman

With NASCAR set to run an ethanol-blend fuel in 2011, Growth Energy has announced a 15-day “Countdown to Daytona” campaign, leading up to the Daytona 500 on February 20, the premiere race to open the 2011 NASCAR season and the sport’s partnership with American Ethanol. “We’re reaching out to our base of ethanol supporters and bringing them along for this …

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American Ethanol Show Car

Chuck Zimmerman

As a follow up to yesterday’s announcement about the NASCAR American Ethanol sponsorship here’s a photo of the show car that will be used for on-location promotional opportunities. The No. 15 American Ethanol showcar will not be used in a NASCAR race. In this photo General Wesley K. Clark (Ret.) drops the American Ethanol green flag at the NASCAR Victory …

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