The Pit Stop

July 16, 2008 4:30 PM

GM, Travis Kvapil, CJM Racing and more....

The Olympian reports that all levels of GM racing could wind up getting affected do to the cuts the company is making.

Travis Kvapil lands a 6 race sponsorship deal Hitachi Power Tools.

The Nationwide Series team CJM Racing has now formed an alliance with Joe Gibbs that wis going to be starting in 2009.   The team is going to move over to Toyota cars next years and are driving Chevrolet cars with Jason Keller as a driver.

ESPN up with an article up on the move by Brad Daugherty to form a Sprint Cup Team.

Paul Wolfe has the Nationwide Series Team Braun Racing as a crew chief to move over to the Nationwide Series team Fitz Motorsports to be the Crew Chief for Josh Wise

Ratings are out for the Saturday Night Sprint Cup race and they are a 3.7 rating.  It is down over 20% from last year, but that race was run on a Sunday.

NASCAR Now Notes:

Shannon Spake says that NASCAR going to have the tests of the NASCAR engines done by the end of the weeks and release the info to the teams.

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