A Matt Borland/Ryan Newman reunion appears to be in order at Stewart-Haas Racing staring next week at Martinsville Speedway.
And as FOXSports.com first reported, Tony Gibson will be the crew chief for Danica Patrick next year. Gibson will start working with Patrick during her next Sprint Cup appearance at Texas Motor Speedway.
Borland worked as Newman's crew chief for five seasons at Penske Racing. Together the pair earned 12 wins and 37 poles. Newman is currently 14th in the point standings. He scored one win this season at Martinsville Speedway. Borland is currently vice president of competition.
"We have a lot of talented people at Stewart-Haas Racing and as we grow, it's important to place people in the proper roles to get the best out of everyone," said SHR competition director Greg Zipadelli. "Tony Gibson has been with Stewart-Haas Racing from the beginning and knows what it takes to build a team. His experience will be crucial to developing the No. 10 team and Danica, and ...