Brad Keselowski’s No. 2 Group Penske Ford will supply a nod to Rusty Wallace at this yr’s Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, the workforce introduced Thursday.
NEWS: It’s lastly right here! @Keselowski will run this No. 2 @Miller_Global paint scheme at @TooToughtoTame later this season. It’s a tribute the 1990 design pushed by @RustyWallace for automotive proprietor Raymond Beadle.
[Get the Diecast]: https://t.co/JhqRTLRq5f#TBT #NASCAR #NASCARThrowback pic.twitter.com/Wp8d5p1WNo
— Staff Penske (@Team_Penske) March 29, 2018
The race, which this yr is Sept. 2, continues a current custom of a throwback theme.
Wallace gained the Cup Collection title in 1989 and the next yr drove the No. 27 to 2 wins at Charlotte and Sonoma for proprietor Raymond Beadle.
Starting in 1991, Wallace drove the No. 2 for proprietor Roger Penske till the top of Wallace’s full-time driving profession in 2005.
This would be the fourth yr of the annual throwback program at “too robust to tame” Darlington, with this yr’s slogan celebrating NASCAR’s seventieth anniversary: “Seven Many years of NASCAR.”