Brad Keselowski and the No. 2 Team Penske group will go back in time at Darlington Raceway this year, with a paint scheme to match.
Darlington Raceway’s Twitter handle revealed Keselowski’s No. 2 Team Penske Ford he’ll pilot for the Bojangles’ Southern 500, a sleek, black look that honors Rusty Wallace. Keselowski ran a similar scheme at Michigan in 2015.
— Darlington Raceway (@TooToughToTame) June 12, 2017
This season marks the third year that Darlington will host a throwback-themed Southern 500 event. This year’s event will focus on the 1985-1989 era, considered a time of growth and exposure for the sport.
Keselowski’s No. 2 is the second paint scheme to be revealed; Ryan Blaney’s No. 21 Ford is the other.
The 2017 Bojangles’ Southern 500 will take place on Sunday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. with coverage on NBCSN and MRN.
Here’s the original paint scheme:
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