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November 18, 2008 10:27 PM

Layoff news, Paul Menard, and other news...

Petty Enterprises has laid off 30 employees.  Haas CNC racinghas laid off 16 people. The link also says Bill Davis Racing and Wood Brothers racing has laid off people as well. Roush Fenway Racing has laid off 35 says the article, but the company says they are not running as many teams.

Hall Of Fame Racing is going to be laying off some workers even if they get full 2009 sponsorship.

Larry Carter is going to be the new crew chief for Paul Menard in 2009 as he will be driving the #98 Yates Ford car.

Speed TV says that the final race of the year got a .96 rating which is up 136% from last year.  They also say that 19 out of 22 races saw a ratings increase.

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