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Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity

NASCAR Driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s National Guard Sponsored Race Car on Public Display at Hudson Valley Community College

CONTACT: Brendon Layton (518) 629-7180
FOR RELEASE: Monday, April 20, 2009

WHO: The National Guard sponsored Dale Earnhardt, Jr. NASCAR race car
WHAT: NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s #88 National Guard sponsored race car is on public display at Hudson Valley Community College

Tuesday, April 21, 2009
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.


Student Pavilion located behind Siek Campus Center
Hudson Valley Community College
80 Vandenburgh Avenue, Troy, NY

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Hudson Valley Community College is a stop on the Northeast promotional tour of Dale Earnhardt, Jr.’s NASCAR race car. Starting the 2008 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, the National Guard became a primary co-sponsor of Earnhardt, Jr.’s car, currently spending approximately $22 million annually on the race team. Visitors are welcome to bring cameras to have their picture taken with the car and talk with National Guard members regarding the sponsorship.

Photo and Interview Opportunity: Members of the media will have the opportunity to take pictures and video of the National Guard #88 race car. National Guard members will also be available for interviews.