Martin Truex Jr has agreed to drive the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevy in the Sprint Cup Series in 2014.
Kevin Harvick cut into Matt Kenseth’s Sprint Cup points lead by winning the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. He moved up to third in the standings, 25 points behind Kenseth.
Wonder Bread will team up with Furniture Row Racing and driver Kurt Busch. Wonder Bread will appear as primary sponsor of the No. 78 in the Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Kurt Busch, who recently signed with Stewart Haas Racing, has received his car number for next season. Busch will drive the No. 41 car.
NAPA Auto Parts announced that they will end their sponsorship of Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 56 at season’s end because of the team’s actions at Richmond.
Matt Kenseth used a push from Kevin Harvick to win the Sprint Cup Series GEICO 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.
Carl Edwards won the Federated Auto Parts 400, but Clint Bowyer’s spin and the final restart dominated the post-race reporting.
While the paperwork still needs to clear, it appears that Aric Almirola and Marcos Ambrose are both set to return to Richard Petty Motorsports in 2014.
Juan Montoya toured the Furniture Row Racing shop on Tuesday. He is on the short list to replace Kurt Busch.
Jeff Burton will not return to Richard Childress Racing’s No. 31 in 2014. He may be headed to Swan Racing’s No. 30.