Maaco Auto Body & Paint Renews Sponsorship of Maaco Racing Driver Lloyd Read

Fremont, California (EastBayDaily) — Maaco Fremont Racing is excited to announce that it once again signed Formula Car driver Lloyd Read to its 2012 lineup.

Lloyd Read is the reigning champion in Formula Car Challenge presented by Goodyear. He won the 2011 series while driving the number 16 Maaco Pro Formula Mazda. Read also competed in the 2011 SCCA Formula Enterprise Championship, where he finished second. Twenty-one-year-old Read hails from Cwmbran in Wales but now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

“The Formula Car Challenge is part of the ‘Road to Indy’ that trains drivers and showcases talent to F1 and Indy teams. Read is part of an elite group that includes NASCAR and Formula One star Scott Speed, Indy drivers Marco Andretti and Graham Rahal, and NASCAR/Champ Car/GTP driver Michael McDowell,” said Frank Barnard of Maaco Auto Body and Paint.

For more information about Lloyd Read, please view Lloyd Read on the web at,,!/lloydread16.

For more information about the Formula Car Challenge championship series, visit

For more information about its racing lineup or any of Maaco Auto Body and Paint’s services, call 510-745-9770, view the shop on the web at or visit 37414 Centralmont Place in Fremont.

About Maaco Auto Body and Paint

Maaco Auto Body Shop and Collision Center in Fremont offers a number of services, including state-of-the-art auto body repair, car paint and expert collision repair performed by its I-CAR certified technicians. Maaco offers free estimates and a nationwide warranty. Maaco Fremont is highly recognized in the industry and has garnered a number of awards, including Best Body Shop in the San Francisco Bay Area by SF Baylist and; and Best of Fremont for three years, from 2009 until 2011. Maaco Auto Body and Paint serves the Fremont, Union City and Newark areas.


Frank Barnard