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INDYCAR Shakes Up Management
Wednesday, Nov 30, 2011 – 14:26 | Comments Off on INDYCAR Shakes Up Management
INDYCAR Shakes Up Management

INDYCAR CEO Randy Bernard announced organizational changes in the commercial and operations/competition divisions of the sanctioning body of the IZOD IndyCar Series and Firestone Indy Lights effective Jan. 1.
Terry Angstadt has resigned as Commercial Division President and will be succeeded by Marc Koretzky, who joined INDYCAR in May as Director of Corporate Business Development. Angstadt […]

Worsham Becomes Crew Chief At Kalitta
Wednesday, Nov 30, 2011 – 10:08 | Comments Off on Worsham Becomes Crew Chief At Kalitta
Worsham Becomes Crew Chief At Kalitta

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Kalitta Motorsports announced that former Funny Car and Top Fuel dragster driver Del Worsham has joined the team as the crew chief for Alexis DeJoria and the Tequila Patrón Toyota Camry Funny Car team.
Having completed his career-long goal of winning an NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series points championship this past season as the driver […]

Lucas Hires Tuners
Wednesday, Nov 30, 2011 – 9:20 | Comments Off on Lucas Hires Tuners
Lucas Hires Tuners

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Aaron Brooks and Rod Centorbi have taken over tuning duties on Morgan Lucas’ GEICO-sponsored  NHRA Top Fuel dragster.
Brooks will head the operation. His most recent stint came at R2B2 Racing where he tuned the In-N-Out Funny Car driven by Melanie Troxel and the Rite Aid flopper of past world champion Frank Hawley.
Before working at R2B2, […]

Q and A: Rick Hendrick Talks Racing
Monday, Nov 28, 2011 – 18:52 | Comments Off on Q and A: Rick Hendrick Talks Racing
Q and A: Rick Hendrick Talks Racing

Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports, held a teleconference with the media on Monday. The following is a transcript of that teleconference:
RICK HENDRICK: Good morning, Jesse, and everybody there. Just looking forward to getting ready to start a new year. I really appreciate all the cards and letters after the accident my wife and I […]

Blickensderfer Is Burton’s New Crew Chief
Monday, Nov 28, 2011 – 18:16 | Comments Off on Blickensderfer Is Burton’s New Crew Chief
Blickensderfer Is Burton’s New Crew Chief

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Richard Childress Racing has named Drew Blickensderfer as the crew chief for the No. 31 Caterpillar/Wheaties Racing team with driver Jeff Burton for the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
Luke Lambert, interim crew chief during the latter part of the 2011 season for the No. 31 team, will assume a yet-to-be announced new position at […]

Steve Addington Is Stewart’s New Crew Chief
Monday, Nov 28, 2011 – 12:24 | Comments Off on Steve Addington Is Stewart’s New Crew Chief
Steve Addington Is Stewart’s New Crew Chief

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Darian Grubb is out and Steve Addington is in as the Sprint Cup crew chief for 2011 champion Tony Stewart.
Addington, who spent the past season with Kurt Busch at Penske racing, was named crew chief of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 team of Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR) effective immediately on Monday.
The Spartanburg, S.C., native is […]

Force To Go For Title No. 16 With New Knee
Wednesday, Nov 23, 2011 – 16:58 | One Comment
Force To Go For Title No. 16 With New Knee

YORBA LINDA, Calif. – Drag racing icon John Force answered any lingering questions about his level of commitment to winning a 16th NHRA Funny Car world championship by undergoing post-season surgery to repair a damaged right knee originally injured playing high school football.
Following the 2011 NHRA season and championship banquet, Force checked into Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic […]

Childress Announces Big Changes
Wednesday, Nov 23, 2011 – 10:34 | Comments Off on Childress Announces Big Changes
Childress Announces Big Changes

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Richard Childress Racing announced Tuesday it has made organizational changes to its competition department in preparation for the 2012 NASCAR season.
Long-time RCR crew chiefs Shane Wilson and Gil Martin have taken new assignments with the 14-time championship-winning organization.
Wilson has been named the crew chief of the No. 29 Budweiser/Rheem/Jimmy John’s team with driver Kevin Harvick […]

No. 55 Returns To MWR
Wednesday, Nov 23, 2011 – 9:07 | Comments Off on No. 55 Returns To MWR
No. 55 Returns To MWR

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Michael Waltrip Racing announced Wednesday that Mark Martin and Michael Waltrip’s Toyota Camrys will carry the number 55 during the 2012 and 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series seasons.
The number commemorates Charlie Loudermilk’s founding of Aaron’s, Inc. – MWR’s long-time sponsor – in 1955.
“This is a new era for the Aaron’s Dream Machine,” said Aaron’s Chief […]

Montoya Has New Crew Chief
Tuesday, Nov 22, 2011 – 17:00 | Comments Off on Montoya Has New Crew Chief
Montoya Has New Crew Chief

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Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates announced Tuesday that Chris Heroy has been named crew chief of the No. 42 Target Chevrolet with driver Juan Pablo Montoya. Heroy takes over the role effective immediately in preparation for the 2012 season.
“We are very excited to bring Chris into the organization and to have him work […]