John Wes Townley Receives Waiver From NASCAR

By Seth Eggert, NASCAR Writer One of the top stories over the past few weeks has been Dale Earnhardt Jr. being sidelined with concussion-like symptoms. At the same time, John Wes Townley has been sidelined from races in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, and the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menard’s with the same type of injury. Townley joined...
Via Motorsports Tribune
1 day ago

John Wes Townley on concussion-like symptoms: I wasn’t honest after Gateway accidents

John Wes Townley believes his two accidents at Gateway are what caused his concussion-like symptoms
Via CSN Chicago
1 day ago

John Wes Townley will make return to racing at Pocono Raceway

After sitting out two consecutive NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races due to concussion-like symptoms, John Wes Towley has received medical clearance to compete at Pocono Raceway, according to a statement released by the team Tuesday afternoon.Townley will complete in both the Camping World Truck Series and ARCA events this weekend.   "I'd like to thank Parker Kligerman, Cole...
Via FOX Sports
2 days ago

John Wes Townley cleared to race after missing two races because of concussion-like symptoms

Townley had not competed in NASCAR since June 25 Camping World Truck Series race.
Via CSN Chicago
2 days ago

5 things you need to know about the Eldora Dirt Derby

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is getting ready for Wednesday night's Aspen Dental Eldora Dirt Derby at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.Live coverage of qualifying begins at 5 p.m. ET on FS1, with race coverage beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET.Here are five things you need to know in preparation for the Eldora Dirt Derby:The format -- With the one-off dirt race for the Truck...
Via FOX Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Possible concussion sidelines John Wes Townley for Eldora truck race

John Wes Townley remains under treatment for a possible concussion and will not compete in Wednesday night's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway, according to a statement released by the team Monday afternoon.Brady Boswell will take Townley's place behind the wheel of the No. 05 Athenian Motorsports Chevrolet at Eldora.The 19-year-old Boswell, like Townley,...
Via FOX Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wes Townley to miss second race because of ‘possible concussion’

Townley has not competed since June 25 Camping World Truck Series race at Gateway Motorsports Park.
Via CSN Chicago
11 days ago

Breaking: Dale Earnhardt Jr. to miss race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss this Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway because of “concussion-like symptoms,” according to a team release from Hendrick Motorsports. The announcement came on Twitter on Thursday evening at roughly 5:30 p.m. ET. The team also stated that Alex Bowman would replace Earnhardt Jr. in the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports...
Via FOX Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Spencer Gallagher apologizes for fight with John Wes Townley

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Spencer Gallagher apologized Monday for his role in a fight with John Wes Townley during NASCAR's Truck Series race at Gateway Motorsports Park. The two were involved in a pair of on-track incidents that culminated in a scuffle during Saturday night's race. After both drivers climbed from their damaged trucks, Townley charged at Gallagher and knocked him to...
Via Associated Press
June 27, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: TRUCKS: John Wes Townley and Spencer Gallagher Fight - Gateway 2016

John Wes Townley and Spencer Gallagher go toe to toe after a late crash at Gateway.
Via FOX Sports
June 26, 2016  |  Discuss

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