Furniture Row Racing has promoted Pete Rondeau to competition director. Rondeau joined FRR in 2010 as car chief and quickly became crew chief of the No. 78 Sprint Cup Series entry. Kurt Busch will drive the No. 78 in the Sprint Cup Series this season, replacing Regan Smith. Smith will drive for JR Motorsports in [...]
Furniture Row Racing will hire, train, and manage its own pit crew for its No. 78 Sprint Cup Series team and driver Kurt Busch. Up to this point, FRR’s crew came from other teams — most recently Stewart Haas Racing. Veteran Mike “Tiny” Houston has been hired as pit crew coach. He will oversee the development [...]
JR Motorsports has named Greg Ives as crew chief for Regan Smith and the No. 5 JRM Nationwide Series Chevy.
JR Motorsports announced that the team has signed Sprint Cup Series driver Regan Smith to drive the team’s No. 5 Chevy in the Nationwide Series in 2013.
NASCAR parked Kurt Busch following his actions in the Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500, proving that Busch will never get the benefit of the doubt.
Regan Smith will drive for Phoenix Racing in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, according to FoxSports.com.
Furniture Row Racing announced that the team has hired Kurt Busch to drive the team’s No. 78 Chevy in the Sprint Cup Series in 2013.
Regan Smith has been told he will not return to the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevy next season.
Kurt Busch has spoken with several teams about Cup rides for 2013, with two of those teams being teams that were potential Dodge teams before the manufacturer elected to bow out of NASCAR competition in 2013.
JTG Daugherty Racing’s No. 47 team and driver Bobby Labonte will have a new crew chief atop the pit box for the Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway. Brian Burns will serve as crew chief for the team. He is filling in for interim crew chief David Hyder, who took over those duties when Todd Berrier [...]