CONCORD, N.C. – AdventHealth announced today that former Daytona 500 champion Jamie McMurray will run the No. 40 AdventHealth Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, in the 2019 Clash at Daytona. The entry, in conjunction with Spire Motorsports, is the season-opening event of 2019 at Daytona Speedweeks Presented by AdventHealth. Continue reading “McMurray To Run Daytona Clash With Spire Motorsports”
CONCORD, N.C. Spire Motorsports, through a partnership with Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR), announced today that 2010 Daytona 500 Champion Jamie McMurray will drive the No. 40 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for the 2019 Daytona 500. McMurray will be making his 17th start in the “Great American Race”, when the Daytona 500 kicks-off the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) regular season on Feb. 17. Continue reading “Spire Motorsports To Field Car For McMurray In Daytona 500”
Chip Ganassi Racing announces that due to a lack of sponsorship funding they will cease operations of the number 42 NASCAR Xfinity Series team in 2019. The comes after DC Solar, the sponsor of that team and partial sponsor of the number 42 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series team, had their headquarters raided by the FBI. Continue reading “Ganassi To Close Xfinity Team”
There’s a lot of talk heating up that with the recent DC Solar FBI raid that they loss of sponsorship could mean some big names will be moving teams in 2019. Continue reading “Rumor: Larson Moving On From Ganassi?”
CONCORD, N.C. – Today Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) announced a partnership with Monster Energy, for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) season. Monster Energy will be a primary sponsor on the No. 1 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 to be driven by 2004 MENCS Champion Kurt Busch. Busch will compete in his 20th season in the MENCS during the 2019 campaign. Continue reading “Kurt Busch Joins Ganassi For 2019”
Driver Jamie McMurray confirms rumors that he will no longer compete as a full-time NASCAR driver after 2018. Speaking to NASCAR on NBC, McMurray said his 2019 plans were not finalized, but it would not be a full-time effort. Rumor has it that he will run the Daytona 500 for Chip Ganassi Racing, his current team, in a third car for the race.