Education Matching Service Goes Off-Road with Justin Lofton in the Mint 400 Before Heading to Martinsville for the Next NASCAR Race

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The, General Tire, Mint400 1500 class buggy Driven By Justin Lofton

I am so happy this week is finally here. We tested the other day and we are really fast. The Mint is a historic race, and it would mean a lot to get the win in the buggy class

The last time Justin Lofton was behind the wheel of a race vehicle, he scored an impressive third place finish at the Daytona International Speedway in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) season-opener. Four weeks later, it's time for Lofton to get back to business. Though his No. Eddie Sharp Racing team in the Truck Series will see yet another week off, Lofton will be racing his College Complete ( or 877-543-2655)/ General Tire No. 77 class 1500 unlimited buggy in the legendary General Tire Mint 400 off-road racing event in Jean, Nevada.

“I am so happy this week is finally here. We tested the other day and we are really fast. The Mint is a historic race, and it would mean a lot to get the win in the buggy class,” Lofton said. “It’s a really special race because my co-sponsor General Tire is also sponsoring the race, so we are going to give it everything we have out there.”

Since its inception in 1967, the Mint 400 has been one of the most storied events in off-road racing competition, with many competitors calling it one of the roughest and toughest courses on the schedule.

Lofton will drive the rough and tough 92-mile course four times. Jorge Lameda will be along for the ride, serving as Lofton’s navigator.

Lofton, who started his racing career on mountain bikes, transitioned to off-road machines in 2004. He collected numerous event class wins before moving to stock cars. However, the dusty desert continues to beckon the 26-year-old and in December following the 2011 NASCAR season, Lofton earned the Henderson 250 win, dominating the buggy class with nearly a 20-minute lead.

Fortunately for Lofton, with numerous breaks in the NASCAR Truck Series schedule this year, he was able to also add seven off-road events on his calendar, including this week's run in Jean.

In addition to primary co-sponsors General Tire and College Complete (, who also serves as primary sponsor on his No. 6 NCWTS Chevrolet, the No. 77 unlimited buggy will also have support during the General Tire Mint 400 from MasterCraft, Fox Racing Shocks, Fortin Racing Inc., Dougan Racing Engines, and Rusty's Motor Car Inc.

Activities for the General Tire Mint 400 kick off Wednesday night with a parade on Fremont Street. Lofton will be participating in the driver autograph session at the Fremont Street Experience from 8 to 9:30 PM local time. For fans unable to make the Wednesday night event, they can stop by Fremont East on Thursday from 5:30 to 7 PM. Lofton will participate in the meet and greet following time trials.

Lofton's General Tire Mint 400 run in the No. 77 Class 1500 unlimited buggy is set for this Saturday, March 24th.

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Partnered with hundreds of educational institutions and across all types of education goals, including traditional college degrees, trade and vocational certifications, and professional licensure, College Complete helps students assess all of the information that exists in the public domain, allowing them to understand and make sense of their educational opportunities. Their services are free and available to anyone.    Whether you are interested in Art and Design, Business, Computers and Technology, Criminal Justice, Education, Healthcare and Medical, Science and Engineering, and much, much more; if you’re an Electrician, a Nurse, an Automotive Mechanic, a Teacher, a Police Officer, or you’re simply interested in learning Computer Programming, Networking, Web Development, or Graphic Design College Complete is available for you at no cost. You can reach them by filling out a form on their site or calling to speak with your personal Education Advocate at 877-543-2655. College Complete has an initiative to assist those in the US Armed Forces and their families and is able to assist in identifying schools that will not only provide the educational requirements of the soldier, veteran or family member but will do so in a cost effective manner.

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