The Pit Stop

August 8, 2008 4:22 PM

Qualifying cancelled and other news....

Rain killed qualifying for the Sprint cup race on Sunday withy set the field by owners points again this season.  Kyle Busch gets the poll with Dale Earnhardt Jr. sitting on the front row.  Getting the last spot in the field was Marcos Ambrose.

Not making the race was Brian Simo and Boris Said.  On the ESPN Nationwide Series practice that occurred they said that Boris could wind up driving the Kyle Petty ride that qualified 40th, but nothing has been finalized yet and Ford still has to approve it.

NASCAR is now looking to dismiss the Mauricia Grant lawsuit.

NAPA Auto Parts is going to continue with a sponsorship deal in 2009 for Michael Waltrip.

Sports Business Daily now says that Kobalt Tools has dumped its bid to become the Craftsman Truck Series sponsor.

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