Military Recruiting Is Hiring Veterans And Unveiling A New No. 5 Patriotic Paint Scheme for Kyle Larson

You know Hendrick Automotive Group is hiring 300+ technicians nationwide, but did you know we also make it a special priority to hire veterans? The best way we can honor the sacrifices of our nation's heroes is to support those who have served.

The No. 5 Chevrolet will proudly display the name of Army Spc. Rel Allen Ravago IV on the windshield as part of NASCAR's 600 Miles of Remembrance program for the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Memorial Day Weekend, and with it a new patriotic paint scheme and "Hiring Veterans" tagline to honor his memory.

Ravago, a California native, was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division and was just 21 years old when he was fatally shot in Iraq in 2003. and Kyle Larson are proud to honor Spc. Ravago IV and his family, and to draw attention to the ways companies can support veterans and military families in the workforce.

As part of the special weekend activities, will have a Next Gen car wrapped with this special patriotic scheme on display at the official Fan Fest on Hendrick Motorsports' campus Friday, May 27 and Saturday, May 28. Stay tuned for more details!

All fans are welcome to attend to get photos with the car and win official racing prizes, and our corporate recruiting team will be on-site that Friday to share more about careers with Hendrick Automotive Group. As part of our year-round commitment to hiring veterans, this special No. 5 paint scheme will take the track again at select future races.

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Join Forces With Team Hendrick

Hendrick Automotive Group is committed to hiring our nation's heroes. We're looking for proven leaders who are ready to bring their dedication to teamwork, excellence and integrity to a fulfilling career in the automotive industry. If you are a veteran or are actively transitioning out of the military, we want to talk to you!

The Hendrick name is synonymous with winning at the dealership and the race track, and we bring that tradition of success to everything we do. As the largest privately held automotive retail organization in the United States, we have more than 10,000 teammates who use their individual talents towards our common mission: to be the premier quality vehicle retailer in the world, providing the best opportunities for our team members, customers, communities and the manufacturers we represent.

And we support our team every step of the way, because Hendrick Automotive Group believes that people are our most important asset. We invest in the training, career advancement and personal growth of each one of our employees in order to build the most successful workforce in the industry.

Continue your success with a values-driven company. We have opportunities in the following career paths:

  • Sales
  • Finance
  • Sales Management
  • Service
  • Parts
  • Collision
  • Dealership Support

Hendrick Automotive Group invests in our teammates by providing:
  • Paid medical and prescription coverage
  • Employee assistance program that offers free counseling for life changes and mental health
  • A group of supplemental benefit plans including dental coverage, short-term disability, long-term disability, and supplemental life insurance.
  • Basic life insurance
  • 40l (k) with a company match
  • Discount of vehicle purchase, parts and service
  • Paid time off
  • Comprehensive employee recognition programs
  • Continued training through Hendrick University and the manufacturer
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • The Ricky Hendrick College Scholarship Program for eligible dependents of Hendrick employees. 


About Hendrick Automotive Group:

Representing 131 franchises and 25 manufacturer nameplates from the Carolinas to California, Hendrick Automotive Group is the largest privately held automotive retail organization in the United States. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, the company employs more than 10,000 people in its 93 dealership locations, 23 collision centers and four accessories distributor installers in 13 states. Hendrick Automotive Group is committed to hiring veterans and is proud to employ military veterans and members of the reserve and National Guard in jobs at every level of our company.