NASCAR Notes:Reutimann Out,Martin In And More
Some news and notes from the world of NASCAR.
It looks like David Reutimann’s time at Michael Waltrip Racing is done as it was announced Thursday that he will not be back to drive the #00 Aarons Toyota. Mark Martin has been confirmed by many sources to take over, at least on a part time basis, with Waltrip himself driving a few races as well. Martin will be leaving Hendrick Motorsports and Kasey Kahne will take over for him in the #5 Chevy.
Brad Keslowski was involved in an accident on Wednesday and he wasn’t even driving. The Limousine he was riding in was T-boned by a small black car. Nobody was hurt in the incident.
In sponsorship news, Stewart-Haas Racing announced a Partnership with Quicken Loans to Sponsor Ryan Newman in 9 races in the 2012 season.
Next up on the NASCAR Schedule is the AAA Texas 500 from the Texas Motor Speedway. The Green Flag drops Sunday at 3pm on ESPN. Qualifying is this Friday Afternoon at 4:30.