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The Pit Stop


February 17, 2009 10:12 PM

John Anretti, Jeff Burton, Travis Kvapil and other news....

From 5-9PM EST Today at Lowe's Motor Speedway they are going to be offering a "5 for $50" buck promotion for the first 1,700 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race and Coca-Cola 600 tickets in the Jewel Box and Toyota Fourth Turn Terrace grandstands.

Richard Petty says nothing has changed on his Sprint Cup schedule for now, but Richard does say that he would run A.J. out of pocket if he keeps on running like he did at Daytona.

More on David Gilliand racing at TRG Motorsports in this press release.

Window World is going to sponsor John Andretti for the next four races.

R&L Carriers is going to sponsor Matt Kenseth for four races.  They are May 24 at Charlotte, July 4 at Daytona, Sept. 6 at Atlanta, and Oct. 11 at California.

Farmers Insurance to sponsor Travis Kvapil at California

Fox says the fast rating for the Daytona 500 was a 9.2 rating which is down from the 9.8 rating from last year.  They also say the rating is down due to rain killing the ending of the race.

Look out for Jeff Burton on an upcoming episode of the ABC show General Hospital.

Brad Parrott is going to the crew chief for Jon Wes Tonley in the Nationwide Series.

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