For the second consecutive year, Michael Waltrip Racing and Peak Performance teamed up to find what they hope to be the next best driver. In last year’s contest, Patrick Staropoli, a man that is attempting to finish medical school after graduating from Harvard University, won it all and earned a chance at racing for Bill McAnally Racing in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West.
Michael Waltrip’s team went from three cars to just two cars after sponsorship for the No. 56 Toyota was lost at the end of the 2013 season.
Once an organization on the way up, this year MWR has been hidden in the pack during Sprint Cup Series weekends.
“I don’t think the cut to two teams hurt us at all,” Waltrip said during a stop at Charlotte Motor Speedway...
Michael Waltrip will be in the #66 car at Dayton on Saturday.
Mike Wallace will be in the #93 car at Daytona on Friday.
Johnny Sauter will be in the #80 car at Daytona on Friday.
Goody’s will sponsor Regan Smith this Friday night.
Michael Waltrip will again get behind the wheel of the No. 66 Toyota Camry when the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to Daytona this week.
Waltrip will drive a car with sponsorship coming from Royal Teak.
Saturday’s Coke Zero 400 marks the 53rd race for Waltrip at Daytona and the 777th of his craeer, He owns wins in the 2001 and 2003 Daytona 500 as well as the 2002 July event. He...
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INDIANAPOLIS- Michael Waltrip Racing made some changes to the No. 66 Toyota ride for a couple of upcoming races in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Originally, Jeff Burton was supposed to be behind the wheel of the entry at next weekend’s race at the Michigan International Speedway. But, due to changes on the car that they were trying to achieve at MIS...
NASCAR legend Michael Waltrip came across plenty of success during his time behind the wheel, but apparently all his skill didn’t transfer over to his broadcasting position with FOX Sports.
While he was doing some prep work on Monday at the Auto Club 400 race, Waltrip thought he saw famous singer Donna Summers and hustled over to see her, even singing one of her more popular songs...
The wound from last September’s Richmond race will never fully-heal for Michael Waltrip Racing. As much as the team would like to forget their actions from the race, the memory will never fully fade away. However, with the right mindset this team will more than likely move on from the[...]
Michael Waltrip adopted his manufacturer's old slogan "moving forward" as the theme for Friday morning's meeting with the media, following this week's announcement that team sponsor NAPA would part ways with the No. 56 MWR Toyota at the end of this season.
NAPA's Thursday decision came 11 days after the debacle at Richmond International Raceway, where Clint...
Michael Waltrip says that no plan was in place to minulate the Richmond Race. Nascar this week is also looking at communications between the Logano and Gilliland teams Both Five Hoiur Energy and NAPA have come out with comments on the Michael Waltrip Racing mess. They may wind up dumping Michael Waltrip racing. Rick Hendrick says Jeff Gordon got robbed.
Tony Stewart has been released from the hospital and is now home resting.
Austin Dillion is going to be the driver of the #14 car for Michigan.
Brian Vickers is set to be named the full time driver of the #55 car next year for Michael Waltrip Racing.
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