Newspaper article The Tuscaloosa News

Premium Motorsports Signs Cole Whitt

Newspaper article The Tuscaloosa News

Premium Motorsports Signs Cole Whitt

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Premium Motorsports announced it has signed Cole Whitt to drive the No. 98 car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

The 24-year-old Whitt, who will be entering his third full season in the premier Sprint Cup Series, finished 31st in driver points each of his first two seasons.

"We believe Cole is an accomplished young driver who drives aggressively, yet smart," team owner Jay Robinson said. "He's a great fit for our team as we look to improve our competitiveness in the Sprint Cup Series."

This off-season, Premium made several strategic moves to upgrade the team and its racecars. On the competition side, Premium acquired additional updated equipment along with hiring Mike Hillman to fill the role of competition director and Mark Hillman to serve as crew chief. Mike and Mark join team manager Scott Eggleston along with owner Jay Robinson to round out the Premium Motorsports management team.

"Jay and the crew at Premium Motorsports impressed me with their vision for the future and commitment to making the No. …

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