Erickson finishes 23rd in his NCWTS debut at Martinsville Speedway with Empire Racing Group

10685453_10152777124526280_5382907503381202297_n(Mooresville, NC – Oct., 28th, 2014) – Empire Racing very happy with the results of the NCWTS Racing Event at Martinsville Speedway and very pleased with Rookie Driver Cody Erickson.

“I am definitely pleased with the results of Saturday’s race and to have our day end with a clean race and finish.” Mike ‘Grumpy’ Cheek said. “I am so very proud of our team and Cody for all the hard work this weekend.”

During the 200 lap Kroger 200 event, Erickson, with the guidance of Crew Chief, Mike ‘Grumpy’ Cheek, and Spotter Rick Coleman, kept Erickson focused throughout the race to finish in the 23rd position.

“Cody did a great job for his first-time ever racing an asphalt track in the NCWTS.” Owner Sean Corr said. The team more than exceeded my goals and performance in the No. 82 ERG Ford.



Empire Racing Group and Grumpy’s Performance Inc. is a driver-development team based in Mooresville, N.C. Team officials strive to identify and develop young, talented drivers who want to advance their racing career.

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