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August 27, 2007 4:28 PM

Robert Yates news and more....

Robert Yates who owns the rights to the number 38 may transfer that number to Dale Jr. for the 2008 season. David Gilliland currently drives a car with that number. Robert Yates though does own the rights to the 28 number that Ricky Rudd used to drive.

Dan Weldon who races in the IRL is not going to making a move over to NASCAR any time soon. The same article also says IRL Dario Franchitti ma not move over to NASCAR in 2008 as well.

Right now the Busch Series has 43 entries, while the Nextel Cup has 46.

NASCAR Now notes:

Over 2000 plus passes for the Bristol race on Saturday Night which is more than double what they usually get.

Angelique Chengelis says Richard Childress might do a fourth car next year in a limited 14 race Sprint Cup schedule with Scott Wimmer in 2008 with a full Busch series run.

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