BAKERSFIELD, CA – Will Rodgers Racing drove the No. 7 KELLY Benefit Strategies Ford at the Kern County Raceway Park in Bakersfield, California for The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West on Saturday, November 4th.
Will Rodgers, a native of Murrieta, California has been racing for over fourteen years. He started go-karting at the age of eight and within fourteen months, he was the 2005 Hawaii State Champion. To this day, Will still holds the Briggs and Stratton class record for the fastest lap at Maui Go-Kart Track. Will has experience in karting, motocross, off-road trucks, UTVs and road racing cars.
Will made his K&N Pro Series West debut at Sonoma in 2016. A year later, he finished runner-up to Kevin Harvick at Sonoma and collected his first K&N East victory at Watkins Glen International. This season, Rodgers finished third in total points and runner-up as Rookie of the Year. He has had five top 10 finishes, three top 5 finishes and two wins.
Nick Rossi, Product Manager for KELLY Benefit Strategies (KBS) was honored to have the opportunity to attend Saturday’s race where Will finished eighth out of 32. KBS is extremely grateful for the partnership with Will Rodgers Racing as it gives KELLY the ability to meet and connect with countless businesses in California, as well as, the opportunity to network and expand our footprint nationwide.
KELLY Benefit Strategies is proud to support Will Rodgers Racing as he continues to chase his dream of having a professional driving career.