Mooresville North Carolina -- SS-Greenlight Racing is excited to announce Patrick Emerling as the primary driver of the #07 Chevrolet during the 2024 NASCAR Xfinity Series season. This will be Emerling’s 5th season competing in the Xfinity series having previously competed for Our Motorsports and Emerling-Gase Motorsports. Emerling will be the anchor driver of the #07 program, as he will also be fighting for the Whelen Modified Tour Championship in 2024 with Rich Gautreau’s #1 team! Emerling will drive the car whenever there is not a conflict in schedule with the Whelen tour, his official schedule will be announced at a later date. Emerling’s first race will be the United Rentals 300 at Daytona in February! Emerling has built a great reputation as a tough driver and a fierce competitor, in just 22 Xfinity Series starts he has already recorded 13 top 25s, in addition to his 74 top 10s, and 4 wins in the Whelen Modified Tour. Veteran Crew Chief Paul Clapprod will move over to join the effort as crew chief of the #07, his tenure and experience in NASCAR will be invaluable to the team! The partners for the team will be announced at a later date so make sure to follow both SS-Greenlight and Patrick Emerling on social media to keep up to date on our partners, race schedule, and updates from the track!
SS-Greenlight owner Bobby Dotter said of the partnership “We are really excited to have Patrick on board, he has impressed me and continues to improve everytime he gets on track.” he went on to say “Patrick is a great racer and his drive to compete week in and week out is going to fuel this team to new heights.”
Emerling said of the opportunity “Working with Bobby is an incredible honor, Bobby’s experience and knowledge is an asset I’m very excited to have.” he continued by saying “I’m excited to get the season started down in Daytona, and I’m looking forward to gain more experience throughout the year
For more information on Patrick Emerling, fans can follow PatrickEmerlingRacing.com and his social media channels.