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The Pit Stop


January 22, 2009 10:13 PM

Mike Wallace, Motorcradt and other news...

The voting process is out on who gets to go into the Hall of Fame and only five drivers a year will go in.

ESPN Spokesman George McNeilly says no to TV blackouts for NASCAR.

TRG Motorsports is going to attempt the Daytona 500 with Mike Wallace as a driver in a #71 Chevrolet.

Phoenix Racing officials say today that they are going to attempt to run a full Sprint Cup schedule with a bunch of different drivers. So far they say that Sterling Marlin is going to run some races and Mike Bliss could also get in a some as well.  Miccosukee is only going to sponsor 10 races though.

Ford is going to unleash the FR9 engine for teams sometime in 2009.

Motorcraft is going to sponsor the #21 Wood Brothers car for nine races.  They include Daytona in February, Atlanta Motor Speedway in March, Texas Motor Speedway in Apri Lowe's Motor Speedway in May, Michigan International Speedway in June, Chicagoland Speedway in July, Indianapolis Motor Speedway in July, Atlanta in September. and Homestead Miami Speedway in November.

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