Search Results for: Michael Waltrip Racing

JTG Daugherty Racing

The team made its debut in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 1995 as ST Motorsports with Jeff Fuller behind the wheel. Steve Plattenberger and Tad Geschickter were the owners, hence the ST Motorsports name. In 2006 the team partnered with Wood Brothers Racing, with the Wood Brothers handling the Monster Energy Cup Series side of […]

Chip Ganassi Racing

2001 – After the 2000 season Felix Sabates sold most of his Team SABCO organization to successful IndyCar Series owner Chip Ganassi to form Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGR). At the same time the team switched from Chevrolet to Dodge. The team hires Jason Leffler to drive the #01 Cingular Wireless Dodge, joining […]

Waltrip Setting Stage To Exit NASCAR Ownership

News broke Wednesday that Rob Kauffman, majority owner of Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR), was closing in on purchasing Felix Sabates’ stake in Chip Ganassi Racing. This will be a duel commentary post taking a look at Waltrip in this piece and how ownership has gone for the goofy pitchman. While all parties are mum on […]