Michael Waltrip Racing has reached a contract extension with Martin Truex Jr to keep him in the No. 56 NAPA Toyota in the Sprint Cup Series.
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.
Martin Truex Jr’s crew chief Chad Johnston may miss the Pocono 500 at Pocono Raceway this weekend because his wife is expecting a baby on Saturday, according to the Sporting News. Johnston will fly back to North Carolina following qualifying for the race. Michael Waltrip Racing competition director Scott Miller will be on the pit box […]
BK Racing has announced that the team has signed David Reutimann to run eight Sprint Cup Series races in the No. 73 Burger King/Dr. Pepper Toyota in each race that he doesn’t drive Tommy Baldwin Racing’s No. 10 Chevy, which he is currently sharing with Danica Patrick.
5-Hour Energy has announced that it will sponsor Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 15 Toyota and driver Clint Bowyer for all but one of the remaining Sprint Cup Series races this season. 5-Hour Energy was originally slated to sponsor the No. 15 for 25 races this season. With this announcement, that sponsorship is increased to 37 […]
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 […]
Elliott Sadler was slated to drive five Sprint Cup races in Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 55 but a manufacturer conflict may have ended the deal.
Bud Shootout Recap: Busch saves it twice, edges Stewart; Kurt Busch impresses in Phoenix Racing debut; Clint Bowyer battles back from early spin.
Terry Labonte will drive the No. 32 Ford for FAS Lane Racing in the 2012 Daytona 500, the team announced.
Two-time Daytona 500 winner Michael Waltrip will drive the No. 40 Hillman Racing Toyota in the this year’s Dayton 500, the team announced. Waltrip will drive the No. 40 Aaron’s Dream Machine in his 75th start at the famous track — including Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series. Waltrip said: I appreciate what […]