Steve Park to Make Winston Cup Debut at Pocono Raceway
18 July 1997
STEVE PARK TO MAKE WINSTON CUP DEBUT AT POCONO RACEWAY LONG POND, PA - Current NASCAR Busch Series Raybestos Rookie of the Year leader Steve Park will make his Winston Cup Series debut in the Pennsylvania 500 at Pocono Raceway on July 20.
Park will drive the #14 Burger King Chevrolet Monte Carlo fielded by Dale Earnhardt, Inc.
"I'm having a great season in the NASCAR Busch Series which has really made me look pretty good," said Park, who sits fourth in the overall driver point standings. "I'm just grateful to Dale and Teresa Earnhardt and Burger King for giving me the opportunity to realize my lifelong dream of driving in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series."
The 29-year old driver will also compete later this season at Watkins Glen (NY) International, New Hampshire International Speedway, Phoenix (AZ) International Raceway, and Atlanta (GA) Motor Speedway.
Lori Vizza - The Auto Channel