NASCAR CEO, race car drivers endorse Trump

Donald TrumpDonald TrumpUK vote triggers talks with US Clinton stretches lead over Trump to 14 points in national poll Aziz Ansari tells Trump to 'go f--- himself' over Muslim ban MORE on Monday night received endorsements from NASCAR’s CEO and several race car drivers on the eve of Super Tuesday.

The GOP front-runner announced the support from Brian France at a rally in Valdosta, Ga. Retired driver Bill Elliott and current drivers Chase Elliott, Ryan Newman and David Lee Regan are also backing the real estate mogul.

“Mr. Trump is changing American politics forever and his leadership and strength are desperately needed. He has had an incredible career and achieved tremendous success. This is what we need for our country,” France said.

“It is my great honor to endorse Mr. Trump for President of the United States. He is a leader representing strength and common sense solutions,” Bill Elliot said.  
Fresh off three consecutive wins, Trump is expected to sweep many of the 11 Super Tuesday contests and Washington lawmakers have started to flock to his campaign as he begins to look like the presumptive GOP nominee.

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