Eddie Sharp, Justin Lofton and Cale & Jennifer Gale are all featured in the July 2012 issue of NASCAR Illustrated.
Eddie Sharp was the guest columnist in this month’s issue and wrote a piece reflecting on his team’s first win at Charlotte Motor Speedway this past May. Sharp talks about making the decision to transition from the ARCA Racing Series to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), the stress of making the move in today’s economy, and having the support of drivers, sponsors, and partners who believe in ESR.
The issue also includes the race recap for Justin Lofton’s first career win at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 18. In addition to a story about the race, several photos of Lofton and his No. 6 Chevrolet while celebrating the victory are showcased.
Jennifer Gale is the featured guest in the Friends & Family section allowing readers the chance to get to know the new NASCAR wife. Jennifer talks about being married to NCWTS driver Cale Gale, and their lives both at and away from the track. Included in the piece are several photos, including one of Cale and Jennifer during pre-race ceremonies and a photo of the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet.