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The Pit Stop


September 4, 2007 4:48 PM

Joe Gibbs, Tony Eury Jr., and loads more news....

The Joe Gibbs Racing camp has made it official that they are going to hold a press conference for Wednesday at 11AM. ESPN says it is going to be about the move to Toyota.

Tony Eury Jr. is going to be going with Dale Jr. as the crew chief for the Dale Jr. Ride. He is going in #25 car that Casey Mears currently drives.

Casey Mears will move over to the #5 car and get Alan Gustafson as a crew chief who is the current one for Kyle Busch. Darian Grubb who is the crew chief for Casey Mears will be moving over to a senior management role with the company.

Winston-Salem Journal writes that Red Bull Racing is going to stick with Toyota cars for the 2008 season.

In other driver news J.J. Yeley is moving over to the Hall Of Fame Racing team where next year he is going to replace Tony Raines as a driver. J.J. Yeley is 20th in the points while Tony Raines is 31st in the points at this point of time.

Lewis Frank writes that Marcos Ambrose is going to get a do-over with Robby Gordon for the Dover Race.

It is official, due to injury, for the first time ever that Ricky Rudd is not going to be in a NEXTEL NASCAR race. Kenny Wallace gets to drive the car this weekend.

Tonight at 8PM on CMT is going to be the first airing of the Dale documentary for that network.

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