NASCAR: Alex Tagliani gives young Edmonton star a chance to race

From press release

Tagliani Autosport and Canadian IndyCar/NASCAR and SportsCar racer, race winner and Indianapolis 500 pole sitter Alex Tagliani, announced one of the fastest-rising racing star drivers in Canada has been chosen to drive the Team EpiPen/Dicom Express entry in the 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series season opener May 18th at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park/Mosport.

Alex Tagliani, the regular driver of The Team EpiPen/Docom Express No. 18 Dodge Challenger Tagliani Autosport entry, turns over the wheel to Edmonton Alberta native Stefan Rzadzinski for that weekend.

Tagliani will be busy attempting to score his second career pole for the 98th running of The Indianapolis 500, driving The No. 68 SFHR/RW Dallara/Honda IndyCar for Sarah Fisher-Hartman Racing on Pole Day at the fabled Brickyard.

Partnering with Alex in the new Tagliani Autosport venture is long time friend and business associate Colin Livingston, President of CanTorque Incorporated of Edmonton Alberta.

“We are so fortunate to have amazing partners in EpiPen/Pfizer and Dicom, so it was important for Colin and I to go with a young driver who not only has talent like Stefan has in abundance, but a driver who’s also well spoken and intelligent to represent our partners in the best way possible’” said Taglinai.

“Being from Edmonton, he also gives Tagliani Autosport and the team very valuable Western Canada exposure and visibility. We’re very excited to bring Stefan on board!”

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