Tag Archives: Michael Waltrip Racing

NASCAR testing at Phoenix

This week  Hendrick Motorsports, Joe Gibbs Racing, Michael Waltrip Racing and Leavine Family Racing are testing at Phoenix to prepare for the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 2-time PIR Winner @DaleJr is among the Chase Drivers practicing at PIR today. #PIRTesting pic.twitter.com/bcYsp1m0DC — Phoenix Raceway (@PhoenixRaceway) October 14, 2014

NASCAR official statement on the MWR penalties

NASCAR has issued penalties to Michael Waltrip Racing following the sanctioning body’s review of Saturday’s race at Richmond International Raceway.  MWR was found to have violated Section 12-4 (Actions detrimental to stock car racing). As a result, MWR’s three teams in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (No. 15, 55, 56) have been penalized with the […]

#55 Team (Mark Martin, Brian Vickers and Michael Waltrip) 2013 Fantasy NASCAR Preview

In 2013 the #55 team driver lineup will once again consist of a trio of drivers. The primary driver on most weekends will be Mark Martin. Brian Vickers will drive at road courses, short tracks (Bristol & Martinsville), Kentucky and New Hampshire. Michael Waltrip will drive in three of the four restrictor plate races (excluding […]

Clint Bowyer 2012 Fantasy NASCAR Preview

2011 Stats: Points Finish 13th, 1 Win, 4 Top Fives, 16 Top Tens, Average Running Position 14.5, Average Finish 15.5, Laps Led 345, Driver Rating 87.5 Strengths- Bowyer is at his best on restrictor plate tracks, short tracks, short flat tracks and Infineon. Weaknesses- Clint Bowyer is as consistent of a driver as they come. […]

NASCAR 2012 Top Team Power Rankings

1. Hendrick Motorsports Hendrick Motorsports didn’t win six in a row but their NASCAR’s top team. This year the organization should be even stronger for a number of reasons. Phoenix winner Kasey Kahne will be joining Hendrick in 2012 and he’ll be a serious contender every time the series visits an intermediate track. Kahne should […]

David Reutimann 2011 Fantasy NASCAR Preview

2010 Stats: Points Finish 18th, 1 Win, 6 Top Fives, 9 Top Tens, Average Running Position 17.3, Average Finish 18.1, Laps Led 104, Driver Rating 82.7 In 2010 David Reutimann earned his nickname “The Franchise”. His win in the “Windy City” was an unquestioned victory unlike his 2009 win at Charlotte. My concern about David […]

Martin Truex Jr. 2011 Fantasy NASCAR Preview

2010 Stats: Points Finish 22nd, Wins 0, Top Fives 1, Top Tens 7, Average Finish 18.8, Average Running Position 16.6, Laps Led 88, Driver Rating 82.2 Two words come to mind when I think about Martin Truex Jr. The first word is “potential”. He’s clearly a talented driver. He looks good on a variety of […]

David Reutimann 2010 Fantasy NASCAR Preview

[picapp align=”left” wrap=”true” link=”term=david+reutimann&iid=6617723″ src=”7/0/2/8/AAA_400_Practice_972e.jpg?adImageId=8777030&imageId=6617723″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /]David Reutimann 2009 Stats: Points Finish 16th, 2 Poles, 1 Win, 5 Top Fives, 10 Top Tens, Average Finish 16.4, Average Position 15.7, Laps Led 101, Driver Rating 81.6 In 2009 David Reutimann had a break through season for Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR).  Now Reutimann adorns the nickname […]