Zeigler Auto Group today announced that its No. 78 Camaro, driven by Josh Bilicki, will be back at Michigan International Speedway for the FireKeepers Casino 400 on Sunday, August 6, 2023 at 2:30p.m. Zeigler will also be hosting free Meet & Greets for Bilicki at three of its Michigan locations. The first stop will be at its newly acquired Zeigler Holland complex on Thursday, August 3 from noon to 3:00 p.m.; and Zeigler CDJR from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Friday Meet & Greet will take place at Zeigler Motorsports from noon to 4:00 p.m. and will feature the Live Fast Motorsports No. 78 hauler.
KALAMAZOO, MICH (July 31, 2023) Zeigler Auto Group and Live Fast Motorsports will partner for the first time in Michigan with Josh Bilicki for the Firekeepers Casino 400 of the NASCAR Cup Series on Sunday, August 3, 2023 at Michigan International Speedway (MIS).
“Michigan International Speedway has always been one of my favorite race weekends of the year. The energy from the fans and the sold out campground is electric! Having this race in the backyard of the Zeigler Auto Group makes this weekend even more exciting. We had a solid run here last year so I am excited to come back and see if we can improve on last year’s result,” said Bilicki.
Zeigler also announced that it will be hosting an official Meet & Greet mini tour for Bilicki from Thursday, August 3 through Friday, August 4, 2023. The first Meet & Greet stop will be at its newly acquired Zeigler Holland complex from noon to 3:00p.m. The complex spans five buildings housing Zeigler Nissan of Holland, Zeigler Kia of Holland, Zeigler Hyundai of Holland, Zeigler GMC of Holland, a collision center, and a used car store.
Its second location will be Zeigler Motorsports on Friday from noon 4:00 p.m. with the Live Fast Motorsports hauler making an appearance before heading to MIS for the night.
-Thursday, August 3, 2023
–Zeigler Holland – 12:00-3:00p.m. (822 Chicago Dr. Holland, MI 49423)
–Zeigler Grandville CDJR & Maserati/Alfa – 4:00-7:00p.m. (4200 Parkway Pl, Grandville, MI 49418)
-Friday, August 4, 2023
–Zeigler Motorsports – 12:00-4:00p.m. (5001 Park Cir Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49048)
During these official Meet & Greet events, Bilicki will be signing hero cards with plenty of photo-ops available for the public and media. Fans will also get an opportunity to enter to win VIP tickets to watch Bilicki in the upcoming Charlotte ROVAL race scheduled for October 8, 2023.
This year’s FireKeeper Casino 400 will be broadcast on the USA network starting at 2:30 p.m.
About Live Fast Motorsports
Live Fast Motorsports is a single-car Chevrolet Camaro team based in Mooresville, NC., competing in the NASCAR Cup Series under the No. 78. The team is co-owned by B.J. McLeod and Matt Tifft. B.J. McLeod also serves as the team’s driver. Jessica McLeod, CEO of Live Fast Motorsports, gives a progressive outlook in breaking down barriers in the sport of NASCAR and inspiring opportunities for women in the sport for generations to come.
About Zeigler Auto Group
Zeigler Automotive Group is one of the largest privately-owned dealer groups in the U.S. with 82 franchises across 39 locations in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, and Michigan. Vehicle brands represented include all of the domestic and the majority of the imported manufacturers.
Besides its extensive automotive portfolio, the organization owns and operates Zeigler Motorsports, an 85,000-square-foot motorsports dealership and action park, offering 19 different powersports brands, plus its own onsite restaurant: Trak Houz Bar & Grill. Additionally, Zeigler Motorsports houses the Elevate Leadership & Team Building Academy, an executive training company.
The Kalamazoo-based dealer group also owns and operates Zeigler Pre-Owned of Chicago, three Byrider franchises, three finance companies, several insurance firms, and a leasing firm.
Founded in 1975, the organization employs over 2,400 people, ranking among the top 1% of automotive dealers in the nation with estimated annual sales of $2.2 billion for 2022.
The family-owned and operated company is well known for its commitment to both customer service and employee satisfaction. Zeigler is regularly recognized as one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation, also earning similar accolades in Wisconsin, Chicago, and Michigan. Besides these prestigious accolades, Zeigler is also one of Glassdoor’s 100 Best Places to Work in the U.S. for 2023, and among Glassdoor’s top 10 U.S. companies for work-life balance.