Posted By: Brian Eberly – Follow at @beberly18
February 10, 2015
On Tuesday, HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi announced that 23-year-old Brennan Poole will make his NASCAR XFINITY Series debut at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 7. Poole is scheduled to drive the No. 42 Chevrolet, with sponsorship from DC Solar Solutions, in 15 races during the 2015 season.
Poole has run 35 ARCA Racing Series events over the past four seasons, recording six wins and finishing in the top-five in over half of the events. In Poole’s only full season in 2012, he finished third in the championship standings with 15 top-10 results in 19 races.
Poole’s races will be: Las Vegas (Mar 7), Phoenix (Mar 14), Texas (Apr 10), Bristol (Apr 18), Richmond (Apr 24), Talladega (May 2), Dover (May 30), Chicagoland (Jun 20), Daytona (Jul 4), Kentucky (Jul 10), Loudon (Jul 18), Richmond (Sept 11), Kentucky (Sept 26), Charlotte (Oct 9), and Kansas (Oct 17).
“I’m thrilled to welcome Brennan Poole and DC Solar Solutions to our family at HScott Motorsports with Chip Ganassi,” said team owner Harry Scott Jr. via a team release. “The addition of another quality partner shows the strength of our team, and gives a talented young driver like Brennan the opportunity to showcase his ability on the track.”
DC Solar Solutions is also new to the world of NASCAR. The company’s green technology specializes in mobile solar equipment, including generators, light towers, electric vehicle charging stations, and telecommunications. DC Solar Solutions serves a wide range of industries, including sports, entertainment, emergency preparedness/response, special events, parking, construction, and agriculture.
“In Brennan we see not only a champion, but a champion with integrity, grit and heart. That’s how we work at DC Solar, and it’s why Brennan is a perfect partner for us,” said Jeff Carpoff, President and CEO of DC Solar Solutions.