Tommy Baldwin Racing announced that the team has reached a three-race deal with United Mining Equipment to sponsor the No. 36 Chevy and driver JJ Yeley. UME will appear as primary sponsor for the Food City 500 and the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, and the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.
Team owner Tommy Baldwin said:
United Mining Equipment tested TBR and NASCAR out at Homestead-Miami Speedway last year and really liked what they saw. By expanding their program this year emphasizes that our program and NASCAR can work for any business category.
The team will also field the No. 7 Chevy driven by Dave Blaney.
Update: TBR announced the Accell Construction will sponsor the team’s No. 36 Chevy and driver JJ Yeley for Sprint Cup six races in 2013. Accell will appear on the car in the Subway Fresh Fit 500 and the AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway, the Texas 500 and the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway, and the STP 400 and the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway.