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Fisher secures new sponsor, plans to race at Kentucky and Chicagoland

Updated: July 16, 2008, 12:55 PM ET
Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- Sarah Fisher plans to drive in two IndyCar Series races after lining up a new primary sponsor.

Fisher announced Wednesday that Dollar General would sponsor a car fielded by the team she owns for the Meijer 300 at the Kentucky Speedway on Aug. 9 and the Chicagoland 300 on Sept. 7. In 2002, Fisher became the first woman to start from the pole in a major U.S. open-wheel race at the Kentucky Speedway.

"It's great to return to Kentucky with my own team," she said. ...

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