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Michael Waltrip Racing

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  • Martin released from MWR to replace Stewart, Vickers in 55 the rest of the year

    Martin released from MWR to replace Stewart, Vickers in 55 the rest of the year
    Michael Waltrip Racing announced┬áMonday┬áthat Brian Vickers will drive the team’s No. 55 Toyota in 12 of the 13 races remaining in the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. The announcement follows the mutual decision by MWR and Aaron’s Inc. to...
  • Toyota engines ride thin line between success and failure in NASCAR

    Toyota engines ride thin line between success and failure in NASCAR
    When he watches a NASCAR race on television, Greg Scott feels his heart sink if smoke suddenly billows from the cars of Kyle Busch, Matt Kenseth, Denny Hamlin or some other Toyota drivers. The smoke usually means one of Toyota's engines blew up from the...
  • NASCAR's Martin Truex Jr. will continue racing despite broken wrist

    NASCAR's Martin Truex Jr. will continue racing despite broken wrist
    NASCAR driver Martin Truex Jr. broke his right wrist in a race last weekend but will keep racing with a special cast, his team, Michael Waltrip Racing, said Tuesday. The injury occurred Saturday night when Truex's No. 56 Toyota was involved in a...
  • All those NASCAR driver-team changes? Here's a scorecard

    All those NASCAR driver-team changes? Here's a scorecard
    Jeff Burton's announcement Wednesday that he won't drive the No. 31 Chevrolet again in 2014 in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series is the latest in a flurry of NASCAR driver-team changes for this season and next year. Haven't kept up with all of them? Here's a...
  • Bowyer's spin benefits teammate, clouds finish to Chase-setting race at Richmond

     Bowyer's spin benefits teammate, clouds finish to Chase-setting race at Richmond
    RICHMOND — Two lessons were learned from Saturday's Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday about the affect of teammates in setting the 12-driver field for the Chase for the championship: One unsettling, mudding the regular-...
  • Five thoughts on NASCAR Chase controversy, Formula One and more

    Five thoughts on NASCAR Chase controversy, Formula One and more
    Looking back at the weekend's motor-racing action, including the controversial NASCAR Sprint Cup race in Richmond, Va.; new Cup driver Kyle Larson and Formula One's Italian Grand Prix, five things come to mind: 1. The Chase field likely won't be changed...
  • Ryan Newman adds to flurry of NASCAR drivers changing teams

    Ryan Newman adds to flurry of NASCAR drivers changing teams
    The NASCAR team Richard Childress Racing said Monday it signed Ryan Newman to drive its No. 31 Chevrolet next year in the Sprint Cup Series. Newman currently drives the No. 39 Chevy for Stewart-Haas Racing but was not re-signed by that team for 2014....
  • UPDATE: NASCAR lowers the boom on Michael Waltrip Racing

    UPDATE: NASCAR lowers the boom on Michael Waltrip Racing
    Martin Truex, Jr is out of the NASCAR playoffs, Ryan Newman is in. NASCAR has penalized all three Michael Waltrip have been docked 50 points and the team fined $300,000, knocking Truex out of the Chase for the Championship and putting Newman in. In...
  • NASCAR penalizes Michael Waltrip team and puts Ryan Newman in Chase

    NASCAR penalizes Michael Waltrip team and puts Ryan Newman in Chase
    NASCAR on Monday night levied a massive penalty against Michael Waltrip Racing that included removing MWR driver Martin Truex Jr. from the Chase for the Cup title playoff and replacing him with Ryan Newman. MWR "attempted to manipulate the outcome of...
  • Despite 'Spin-Gate,' Clint Bowyer could win NASCAR's Chase for the Cup

    Despite 'Spin-Gate,' Clint Bowyer could win NASCAR's Chase for the Cup
    Following an extraordinary day in NASCAR history that saw Michael Waltrip Racing draw unprecedented penalties and altered the driver lineup for the Chase for the Cup playoff, one aspect of the drama leaves many unsettled: Clint Bowyer still could win...
  • NASCAR's Clint Bowyer denies spinout at Richmond was intentional

    NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer on Tuesday denied that he spun out intentionally to help his teammate gain a berth in the Chase for the Cup title playoff. Appearing on ESPN, Bowyer was asked directly if the spinout at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway...