Brian Scott will drive Richard Childress Racing’s No. 2 Nationwide Series entry, according to GodfatherMotorsports.com.
Joey Logano smoked the field, while Elliott Sadler’s title dreams went up in smoke.
Joe Gibbs Racing announced that it has signed veteran driver Brian Vickers to drive the team’s No. 20 Nationwide Series entry for the full season in 2013 with sponsorship from Dollar General. Vickers will also compete for the Nationwide Series championship. Related Stories Dollar General Increases Sponsorship Of JGR’s No. 20
Dollar General has increased its sponsorship of Joe Gibbs Racing’s No. 20 Sprint Cup Toyota Camry and driver by Matt Kenseth. In 2013, Dollar General will serve as primary sponsor of the No. 20 for 17 races, up from 12 races this season.
Rodney Childers has re-signed with Michael Waltrip Racing to serve as the crew chief for the No. 55 MWR Toyota.
Denny Hamlin won the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, his third win of the season. Four also clinched berths in the Chase.
Roger Penske hopes to name a driver for the No. 22 before the Chase starts. Logano, Newman, Vickers, and Hornish are said to be candidates.
Clint Bowyer held off a hard-charging Kurt Busch in the closing laps to win the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma.
Brad Keselowski survived an early incident to win the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway ahead of Matt Kenseth.
After Elliott Sadler backed out of a deal to drive Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 55 Sprint Cup Toyota in five races due to a request made by his Nationwide Series team owner Richard Childress, MWR has announced the Brian Vickers will drive the No. 55 for six races, beginning with the Food City 500 at […]