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The Pit Stop


April 4, 2008 4:34 PM

Qualiyfing, Kyle Petty news, and loads more...

After a very lengthy delay to fix the safer barrier Dale Earnhardt Jr. wound up with the poll for the race on Sunday.  Also top of the qualifying this weekend included Carl Edwards, Ryan Newman, and David Reutimann.

In some Sprint Cup qualifying news Michael McDowell crashed his car very hard into the safer barrier causing qualifying to stop. The AMAZING video of this spectacular single car wreck is also up at nascar.com and he walks away from the wreck!!!

Last night Nationwide Series cars were going to qualify and rain killed it. This puts Kevin Harvick on the poll for the race.

Kyle Petty actually says that he would be willing to move to another team. The link also says that management people at the company wanted Chad in the car this weekend.

UPS is now even looking at the sponsorship deal they have with the NHRA series as well.

For the Nationwide Series race in Mexico Kyle Busch is going to have Doosan Infacore as a sponsor.

Garmin is going to sponsor Elliott Sadler at the Talladega Superspeedway on April 27. 2008 & at Kansas Speedway on September 28, 2008.

Hunt Brothers Pizza is going to sponsor the #70 Sprint Cup car driven by Jeremy Mayfield.

Patrick Carpentier to get Lifelock as a sponsor for eight races this year.

Carl Edwards to get Aflac as a sponsor for both the Texas and Phoenix races.

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