STATESVILLE, N.C. – CSX Transportation is teaming up with Front Row Motorsports and driver David Ragan to remind NASCAR fans to “Play it Safe” around railroad tracks. CSX will serve as a primary sponsor of Ragan’s No. 34 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series entry at Richmond International Raceway on April 27, as a major associate in five additional events – Daytona (Feb. 24), Michigan (June 16), Watkins Glen (Aug. 11), Chicagoland (Sept. 15) and Talladega (Oct. 20) – and be featured on Ragan’s No. 34 car throughout the entire 2013 season.
Ragan, a seasoned safety messaging spokesperson, is happy to be pairing up with CSX at Front Row Motorsports. “It’s important for all of us to be safe around railroad crossings and tracks. Far too many incidents occur each year simply because people don’t recognize the danger associated with taking unnecessary changes around railroads,” Ragan said. “I’m glad CSX is bringing this issue to the forefront of the NASCAR fan base and I’m honored to champion their m