Dean Thompson – Chevy Silverado 250 Race Advance

Race Advance – Chevy Silverado 250 | Talladega Superspeedway (94 Laps / 250.04 Miles)

Saturday, October 1 | Talladega, Ala. | 12:30 p.m. ET

TV: FS1 | Radio: Motor Racing Network (MRN), Sirius XM Ch. 90

Team: No. 40 Unishippers/WWEX Racing Chevrolet Silverado

Driver: Dean Thompson (Anaheim, Calif.) | Crew Chief: Ryan Salomon

Follow the Team: @NieceMotorsport; @deanthompsonr

PR Contact: Drew Taylor; [email protected]

Thompson on Saturday’s race at Talladega: “I’m excited for my first go at Talladega this weekend in our No. 40 Unishippers Chevrolet Silverado. We’re looking forward to carrying the Unishippers brand with a great looking paint scheme and we’re confident in the speed that we’re bringing to the final superspeedway race of the season.”

Thompson at Talladega Superspeedway: Thompson makes his first career start at Talladega Superspeedway in Saturday’s Chevy Silverado 250.

On the Truck: Thompson will debut the new-look No. 40 Unishippers Chevrolet Silverado for Saturday’s Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Talladega.

About Niece Motorsports:

Niece Motorsports is owned by United States Marine Corps Veteran Al Niece. In 2022, Niece Motorsports enters its seventh season in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Niece also owns Niece Equipment, which has for over 40 years provided clients with reliable products at competitive prices. Niece Equipment’s reputation is built on service, integrity and dependability. The company provides water and fuel/lube trucks that are engineered with quality and durability in mind for the construction and mining industry. Follow the team on Facebook and Instagram @NieceMotorsports as well as Twitter @NieceMotorsport.

Media Inquiries: [email protected]

About Worldwide Express

Worldwide Express, LLC, is a full-service, non-asset-based logistics provider offering access to industry-leading small package, truckload and less-than-truckload shipping solutions and managed transportation services. The family of brands, comprised of Worldwide Express, GlobalTranz and Unishippers, serve more than 115,000 customers spanning from small and mid-size businesses to larger enterprises, with unmatched carrier options and strategic guidance for their supply chains. 

With an annual systemwide revenue approaching $5 billion, the company is the second-largest privately held freight brokerage and largest non-retail UPS® Authorized Reseller in the country. Through a selective portfolio of 65+ LTL and tens of thousands of truckload carriers, and powered by proprietary technology, clients benefit from an award-winning, relationship-backed approach to solving their shipping needs. To learn more about the brands, visit

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