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#Stage60 Returns with Cam Waters at Sonoma – Speedway Digest

RFK Racing has introduced that its #Stage60 program is returning to subject a 3rd automobile at Sonoma Raceway (June 9), pushed by Australian Supercars star Cam Waters. During the street course occasion, will spotlight AUKUS, a trilateral safety partnership between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Waters, who made his NASCAR debut earlier this season within the CRAFTSMAN Truck Series, is universally often known as one of the crucial versatile drivers on this planet. He is the one driver to have received each the Australian Formula Ford Championship and the Supercars Development Series, and brings to the United States a prolonged resume with Tickford Racing in Melbourne.

“This opportunity for me is a dream come true, and one that I do not take lightly given the global audience of NASCAR and the Cup Series,” mentioned Waters. “I’ve been fortunate to dip my toes into the NASCAR waters a bit this year and am excited to put my road-racing experience to the test this summer. It takes a village to make something like this come to fruition, so I especially want to thank the team at and AUKUS for giving me this opportunity to highlight the AUKUS security partnership, and for all the efforts at RFK to pull this off.”

Since his full-time tenure in 2016, Waters has gathered 11 wins, practically 50 podium finishes, and 24 profession pole positions. The Victoria native at the moment represents the Ford Performance camp as the motive force of the No. 6 Ford Mustang GT for Tickford, and holds the document for the youngest driver to compete within the Bathurst 1000, an occasion through which he has secured three consecutive podium finishes in.

AUKUS enhances a long-standing alliance and helps fortify the peace and safety of the Indo-Pacific area. The AUKUS companions are working collectively to ship a sovereign conventionally armed, nuclear-powered submarine functionality to Australia by a three-nation collaborative course of involving coaching, manufacturing and expertise integration. The first Australian submarines will likely be acquired by the sale of United States Virginia-class nuclear-powered assault submarines, adopted by the development of a brand new class of submarines in each the UK and Australia. This initiative not solely improves world safety, but additionally creates jobs in all three nations, paving the way in which for a safer and affluent future.

“The AUKUS agreement adds even more stability to the well-paying skilled trades careers available at more than 15,000 companies making up America’s Submarine Industrial Base,” mentioned Kiley Wren, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at BlueForge Alliance, proprietor of

“We’re privileged to team up with RFK Racing through #Stage60 to raise awareness of these opportunities and the remarkable purpose behind them. Having a stand-out Australian driver behind the wheel of the No. 60 ‘Car With a Mission’ in Sonoma further amplifies this cause, and we look forward to seeing Cam Waters do what he does best.”

#Stage60 initially debuted with David Ragan and on the 2024 Daytona 500, now returning for its second Cup Series occasion.

“Cam has certainly logged his share of miles the last couple of months flying back and forth from Australia, but he’s done a great job familiarizing himself with NASCAR and working with David Ragan in our simulator,” mentioned Mark Rushbrook, world director, Ford Performance Motorsports. “It’s always exciting when we can have someone from another part of our global motorsports family compete in a different series and we feel this is a great opportunity for him to showcase his talent. We’re grateful to RFK for initiating this Stage 60 program and we’re looking forward to Sonoma.”

Race weekend from Sonoma kicks off with a full observe session on Friday, June 7 because the 12-turn street course not too long ago underwent a full repave. Qualifying is ready for Saturday afternoon, with the 110-lap race slated for Sunday afternoon (3:30 p.m. ET, FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).

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