Pat Tryson has joined BK Racing, though in what capacity has yet to be revealed. BK Racing purchased the assets of Red Bull Racing, and fields cars for Landon Cassill and Travis Kvapil.
Kurt Busch is reportedly out at Penske Racing, according FoxSports.com, citing multiple reports, including a story in the Charlotte Observer. Busch will be replaced in the No. 22 Shell Pennzoil Dodge next season following a season of high profile outbursts and meltdowns.
Steve Addington will not return to the Penske Racing No. 22 Sprint Cup Dodge next season, according to Jim Utter of the Charlotte Observer.
A handful of Sprint Cup teams have made crew chief changes in hopes of making a sprint to the Chase. But, are more changes on the way?
Chad Johnson has been promoted from lead engineer to crew chief of Martin Truex Jr and Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 56 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota.
NASCAR has penalized Germain Racing’s No. 13 and JTG Daugherty Racing’s No. 47 teams for rule violations at Texas Motor Speedway. The crew chiefs were fined and placed on probation for the rest of the season. The teams each lost 50 owner’s points and 25 driver’s points. Two other teams received fines and probation, as well.
Penske Championship Racing announced that Steve Addington will serve as crew chief for the No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge and driver Kurt Busch next season. Addington comes to PCR from Joe Gibbs Racing, where he served as crew chief for Kurt’s younger brother, Kyle Busch, and the No. 18 Toyota.
As expected, Michael Waltrip Racing announced that Pat Tryson would become the crew chief of Martin Truex Jr and the No. 56 NAPA Toyota next season.
Bob Dilner of SpeedTV is reporting that Pat Tryson, current crew chief of Penske Championship Racing’s No. 2 Dodge, will leave the team at the end of the season to join Michael Waltrip Racing as crew chief for Martin Truex Jr and the No. 56 NAPA Toyota. Gene Nead, the current crew chief of the [...]