The Pit Stop

September 16, 2007 9:28 AM

Petty Merger Update and more news... reports that both the Petty and Evernham people are still talking about a possible merger.

They also report that Gary Baker has purchased a controlling interest in Brewco Motorsports and that could could be running some cup races in 2008.

Dodge dealers are going to come back in 2008 as the primary sponsor for the #19 car driven  by Elliott Sadler in 2008.

SpeedTV reports that Robert Yates needs two sponsors the sponsors of Snickers and M&M'S.

They also report that a different group of cars will be driven in the Busch Series as early as 2009.  Cars included will be Chevrolet Camaros, Dodge Challengers, Ford Mustangs and an as-yet-to-be named Toyota Car.

David Reutimann makes comments on his future with Michael Waltrip Racing.  He again states sponsors are the big sticking point.

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