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The Pit Stop


September 26, 2008 4:26 PM

Qualifying, Camping World news, and more...

Juan Pablo Montoya had the poll for the race on Sunday after qualifying with a speed of 172.150 MPH.  Juan said the Texaco-Havoline car was amazing. Also on the front row is Jimmie Johnson.

UPDATE: Due to a problem with the shocks in post race inspection Juan Pablo Montoya had his time disallowed.  This moves Jimmie Johnson in the poll spot.

NASCAR officials say that the Camping World company is in negotiations to sponsor the Craftsman Truck Series.  The company has spsonsored many races this year.

Charlotte Observer reports that city officials erred on museum cost figures in NASCAR pitch.

This Indy Star link says that the Greg Beck IRL team is going to go full time in 2009 with part time NASCAR driver Stanton Barrett.

Jay Frye says that Scott Speed is the future of Red Bull Racing.

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