Mortal Kombat X Comes to NASCAR [UPDATE]
[UPDATE] GameStop's No. 20 car wins the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300.
[UPDATE] GameStop's Mortal Kombat-themed No. 20 Toyota Camry, driven by 18-year-old Erik Jones, won the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 last night at the Texas Motor Speedway. Get the full story at Fox Sports 1.
The original story is below.
Tomorrow in Texas at the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 NASCAR event, one car will zip around the track decked out with Mortal Kombat X's name and logo. The car, as you might expect, is the No. 20 Toyota Camry, driven by 18-year-old Erik Jones and sponsored by video game retailer GameStop.
The O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 will take place at the Texas Motor Speedway tomorrow, Friday, April 10, starting at 8:30 PM EDT. You can watch the race on FoxSports One or listen to it on the radio.
For more on the special Mortal Kombat-themed car, check out the video above and some images in the gallery below.
Mortal Kombat X is not the first game that GameStop has sponsored with its NASCAR No. 20 car. The company previously promoted Wii U racing game Mario Kart 8 back in May.
GameStop has been a NASCAR sponsor for nearly a decade by way of a partnership with well-known racing team Joe Gibbs Racing. Before Jones--who is signed to a ten-race deal--GameStop-sponsored drivers included Matt Kenseth and Joey Logano.
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