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The Pit Stop


March 26, 2009 10:04 PM

Mark Martin, More Track Studies, and more news.

George N. Gillett Jr. agains has come out to say that the Hockey team that he owns is not for sale.

Rick Hendrick wants an answer by July from Mark Martin if he wants to go for another full season of racing in 2010.

Brendan Gaughan is going to be getting 5-hour Energy as a primary sponsor for 13 races. 5-hour Energy also sponsors his teammate Steven Wallace.

For the Aaron's 499 Cup race the infield tickets are going for 40 bucks now, they used to cost 70 bucks.

In some more track studies the Martinsville track pumps in 170 million to Virginia and the Richmond track pumps in 467 million.

FW1/Fast Wax and flipNbags.com will serve as co-primary sponsors this weekend for the Derrike Cope Martinsville entry.

Marty Smith on NASCAR Now answered the question today on why Martinsville does not have night racing and he said weather is not good enough for a night race at Martinsville in March and October.

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