LICATA SIGNS “WRONG” SPONSOR FOR ARCA AT DAYTONA
BALBOA, CALIF. (February 9, 2011)
– Joey Licata, Jr. has announced that WRONG Clothing will sponsor
his #77 Cunningham Motorsports Dodge in his ARCA Racing Series debut
at Daytona International Speedway on February 12th.
(World Riders on New Ground) is a company embedded in the surf,
skate, and MX markets for those who “go big and invent new
challenges.” Licata’s debut at Daytona will be his chance to go big
as he looks to challenge for the win as a rookie.
Racing Series cars travel at speeds nearing 200 miles per hour at
the newly repaved Daytona International Speedway. Licata ran the
sixth fastest lap in the Daytona testing sessions, with an average
speed of 185.670 around the 2.5 mile “world center of speed.”
“I am excited
to begin this new relationship with W.R.O.N.G. Clothing,” Licata
said. “This is a great fit for me and I am proud to represent them
in the world of stock car racing.”
Race fans can
tune in to SPEED live on Saturday at 1 p.m. Pacific time for the
“Lucas Oil Slick Mist 200” to see Licata driving the W.R.O.N.G.
“I am hoping
that the ARCA and NASCAR fans will get behind W.R.O.N.G. as they
help support our awesome sport!” Licata said.
Licata, 19, is
a member of the Ron Sutton’s Winner’s Circle driver development
program based in Sacramento, CA. Ron Sutton’s Winner’s Circle is a
NASCAR-oriented program that works with an international roster of
talented drivers who have the commitment and potential to succeed in
Licata is a
six-time IKF Grand National champion and two-time ASA TRUCK SERIES
champion. Throughout his career he has accumulated 90+ wins.
Jr. Racing and Ron Sutton’s Winner’s Circle thank partners:
W.R.O.N.G. Clothing, K&N Filters, Scribner Plastics, Allstar
Performance, Sunoco Race Fuels, and Star Racing Supply. Licata
would also like to thank supporters Jordan Kidushim and Luke
Joey Licata, Jr. Racing is online at
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Circle, log on to