NASCAR & Auto Racing

Ford extends deal with Roush Fenway Racing

Roush Fenway Racing and Ford Motor Co. have agreed to a multiyear deal that will keep the team's long-running association with the manufacturer.

"Everybody knows the auto industry in this country is facing some difficult times, but the loyalty and commitment Jack and his entire organization have shown us ... has been inspiring," said Brian Wolfe, director of Ford Racing Technology.

"We're grateful to have long-term relationships like this and look forward to continued success winning races and championships together."

Ford will continue its support of Roush Fenway Racing, Yates Racing and Wood Brothers Racing in NASCAR Sprint Cup racing. It also will support Nationwide and Truck series teams with contingency programs and engineering assistance, including continued technical support of engine development through Roush Yates Engines.