Always Evolving Motorsport announces Davey Hamilton Jr. to pilot the #AE75 SST for the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
Los Angeles, Calif. (Mar. 09, 2017) Always Evolving Motorsport announces today that Davey Hamilton Jr. will be driving the #AE75 Stadium Super Truck in the second round of the Stadium Super Truck Series at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg March 10th - March 12th, 2017.
The #AE75 Stadium Super Truck is title sponsored by Always Evolving Motorsport, AerNow and Replay XD and co-sponsored by Motul USA, Momo Motorsport and Dahl Tug and Barge.
“We are extremely excited to welcome Davey Hamilton Jr. into the Always Evolving Motorsport stable of drivers,” said Erik Davis, Team Owner of Always Evolving Motorsport. “Davey has proven to be very quick in testing and we are looking forward to seeing him pilot the #AE75 this weekend in St. Petersburg.”
Based in Los Angeles, Always Evolving is an automotive lifestyle and motorsport brand with deep roots in entertainment. Born out of pure passion, and driven to give back, Always Evolving Motorsport has developed into a globally recognized brand. From movies and television, to racetracks around the world, Always Evolving continues to grow and expand its reach. Always Evolving Motorsport has participated in Pirelli World Challenge, Blancpain GT, IndyCar, Rally America, Formula Drift, Stadium Super Trucks, and the Australian Bathurst 12hr.
Davey Hamilton Jr. has an impressive motorsports resume at just 19 years old including winning the 2016 SprintCar National Championship. Davey joins a stacked field of competition within the Stadium Super Trucks ranks at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg with his official SST debut event in the series.
Testing earlier in the week with Robby Gordon at the Stadium Super Trucks HQ in Charlotte, NC went well and Davey proved competitive speed right away quickly adjusting to the suspension travel and jumps of the SST format.
“I’m really excited to run in the SST trucks this weekend with Always Evolving and hit some jumps at full speed,” said Davey Hamilton Jr. “This SST opportunity with Always Evolving is a great beginning and I’m excited to be part of their driver lineup for 2017.”
Davey started racing at age 4 in karts and has followed in the footsteps of his father Davey Hamilton of IndyCar fame and current IndyCar team owner, working his way up the ranks in SprintCar series. Hamilton Jr. is expanding his skills into Stadium Super Trucks and hopes to expand his competition skills for 2017.
“We are stoked to have Davey drive the #AE75 this weekend and believe he will adapt quickly to SST with his confidence during testing,” said Dave Green Always Evolving’s Motorsport Marketing Director. “We believe in building a solid motorsport marketing platform for our drivers to create unique opportunities together through the various racing series we compete in, and Davey will fit in nicely to our 2017 driver lineup.”
The action starts Friday March 10, 2017 with official practice at 4pm EST and Race 1 Saturday March 11 at 4:25p EST, and the final SST race of the weekend going down at 11am EST. Stay tuned to Always Evolving social media for live coverage of the weekend.