Furniture Row Racing has hired Mark McArdle to serve as managing director of competition for its No. 78 team. Ryan Coniam was also promoted to crew chief while Pete Rondeau was hired as car chief for the 78. Rondeau and McArdle worked together at Richard Petty Motorsports, and Coniam and driver Regan Smith worked together at Ginn [...]
Furniture Row Racing and driver Regan Smith have reached an agreement in principle for Smith to drive with the team in 2010. Smith currently drives for the team on a part time basis, but is looking to driver full time next season with both Furniture Row and Colorado Farm Bureau as sponsors.