Jeffrey Abbey – Eldora Dirt Derby Race Advance

Team: No. 44 Niece Chevrolet Silverado

Driver: Jeffrey Abbey

Follow the Team: @NieceMotorsport

PR Contact: Michelle Brachowski; mbrachowski@niecemotorsports.com

Abbey on Racing at Eldora: “I’m excited to return to the Truck Series at Eldora,” said Abbey. “It’s definitely a unique challenge, but I’m thankful for the opportunity. This is my third time coming to Eldora in one of these trucks, I’ve learned a lot the last two years and should be able to apply that this year. Niece Motorsports is having a strong season, and I’m hoping to keep that momentum going for them.”

Abbey at Eldora: Abbey has two starts at Eldora Speedway, coming in 2017 and 2018.  His best finish was in his Truck Series debut with Niece Motorsports in 2017.  Abbey started 16th and worked his way into the top-five, before finishing 14th.

About Jeffrey Abbey: The 20-year-old driver got his start behind the wheel racing go-karts at the age of six.  Abbey has earned 62 wins in 225 starts, between 2013 and 2017, racing IMCA Southern Sport Modifieds.  In addition, Abbey’s resume boasts a 2016 IMCA Supernationals Championship at Boone Speedway. 

Abbey was also the IMCA Nationals Point Champion in 2016, as well as the Brian Mize Memorial Champion at 85 Speedway in 2016.  Abbey was the Southern Challenge Champion at Abilene Speedway in 2016 and the Texas State Champion in 2015 and 2016.  Abbey was crowned the Boyd Raceway Track Champion in both 2015 and 2016.