Feb. 20, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree announced today that it will sponsor Swan Racing's No. 30 Toyota and
for the Daytona 500. The Daytona 500, NASCAR's biggest race, will be held this
Sunday, February 23
at the Daytona International Speedway and will be broadcast live on FOX. This is LendingTree's first time partnering with a NASCAR team.
"We're extremely excited to partner with Swan Racing in our first–ever involvement with NASCAR, and proud to support rookie driver
at Daytona," said
, LendingTree's founder CEO. "LendingTree's primary focus is to empower individuals, whether that's empowering borrowers against big banks or empowering up-and-coming drivers against more established race teams."
"The No. 30 LendingTree Toyota is ready to roll and we are looking forward to getting on track beginning with tonight's Budweiser DUEL qualifying race and then Sunday's Daytona 500," said Kligerman.
The Budweiser DUEL consist of two 150 mile qualifying races held tonight at
7 p.m. ET
in Daytona and will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1. Kligerman, who is also a Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate, will compete in the first race.
About Swan Racing
Swan Racing is a professional stock-car racing team, based in
, that competes full-time in 36 nationally televised races in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Swan Racing fields two teams driven by
(No. 30) and
(No. 26). The team is owned by Swan Energy CEO
About LendingTree, LLC
LendingTree, LLC is the nation's leading online source for competitive home loan offers, empowering consumers during the mortgage, refinance or auto loan process. LendingTree provides an online marketplace which connects consumers with multiple lenders that compete for their business, as well as an array of online tools and information to help consumers find the best loan. Since inception, LendingTree has facilitated more than 30 million loan requests and
in closed loan transactions. LendingTree provides access to lenders offering
, home equity loans/lines of credit, and more. LendingTree, LLC is a subsidiary of
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