Discount Tires has signed on to sponsor Penske Championship Racing’s No. 22 Nationwide Series entry next season for 26 races with Brad Keselowski behind the wheel. Discount Tires will also serve as an associate sponsor on Keselowski’s and Kurt Busch’s Sprint Cup entries. Discount Tires currently sponsors Roush Fenway Racing’s No. 6 Nationwide entry with [...]
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 [...]
Brad Keselowski has signed on with Penske Championship Racing to drive the team’s No. 12 Dodge in the Sprint Cup Series in 2010. He will also compete full time in the Nationwide Series for PCR.
Despite it being widely reported that Brad Keselowski has signed on to drive for Penske Championship Racing next season, the process doesn’t seem to be a done deal… at least not one anyone is willing to confirm publicly. ESPN reported that David Stremme, current PCR driver, said he was out of a ride, comments Stremme [...]
According to published reports, Brad Keselowski has agreed in principle to replace David Stremme in Penske Championship Racing’s No. 12 next season.
According to Jalopnik.com, Brad Keselowski and his agent were spotted at Penske Championship Racing’s shop, meeting with Roger Penske. Keselowski has been linked to PCR this season.
Brad Keselowski may be running out of options to compete in the Sprint Cup next season. With Tony Stewart’s recent comments that he does not plan to expand, that leaves fewer options for Keselowski in 2010.
Brad Keselowski’s name has been connected to Penske Championship Racing’s No. 12 for the second year in a row, FoxSports.com reports. David Stremme has been struggling this season, as may not be in the ride come next season. Right now, Keselowski hopes to stay with Hendrick Motorsports, or a satellite team.
ESPN is reporting that Roger Penske, owner of Penske Championship Racing, denied reports that the team would field a fourth car, the No. 22 for Justin Allgaier. He also said that the team will not move to field Saturns, as he purchased the brand last week.
On NASCAR RaceDay, it was reported that Penske Championship Racing driver Sam Hornish Jr is suffering from the flu. He is expected to start the race in the No. 77 Penske Trucking Dodge, but Travis Kvapil was flown in this morning just in case Hornish can’t complete the race. Kvapil was being fitted in the [...]