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After struggling through the 2014 and 2015 seasons, kauffman opted to. Michael waltrip racing has named david ragan as the driver of the no. Michael waltrip archives motorsportstalk nbc sports. Michael waltrip survives a brutal crash at bristol in 1990. Michael waltrip racing holdings llc, doing business as michael waltrip racing mwr, was an american professional stock car racing team that last competed fulltime in the nascar sprint cup series. Michael waltrip drove for the wood brothers from 199698. Michael waltrip racing announces it will not field a fulltime team in 2016, cutting loose clint bowyer and david ragan in the process. The list of drivers who have piloted this car is long, one full of. Find the best nascar deals on apparel and gear at nascar shop. Draftkings name and logo used for promotion and identity of the draftkings brand. Brian france says nascar drivers know where to draw line. Michael waltrip is an american stock car racing driver and team owner who is active in nascar since 1985, recording more than 1070 starts and sixteen wins in all three national series.
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Click on the site to see michael waltrip s career results at that track glossary. Michael waltrip racing holdings llc, doing business as michael waltrip racing mwr, was an american professional stock car. Former nascar race car driver darrell waltrip delivers the keynote address during the national prayer breakfast in washington, thursday, feb. Blaney joined the team in 2015, and the wood brothers returned to a fulltime schedule the next year. Ryan newman is in the chase for the sprint cup, and michael waltrip racing fined and out after nascar penalties reconfigured the playoff field in the wake of what the sanctioning body deemed. Team coowner rob kauffman said mwr will not field a fulltime nascar sprint cup entry in 2016 8192015. The michael waltrip racing shop features two buildings built on 11. Michael waltrip used to be an owner of a multicar nascar cup series team. Michael waltrip racing and clint bowyer have mutually agreed to separate at the conclusion of the 2015 nascar sprint cup season.
He is also a threetime nascar cup series champion 1981, 1982, 1985 and a threetime nascar cup series runnerup 1979, 1983, 1986 posting a modern nascar series record of 22 top five finishes in 1983 and 21 top five finishes both in 1981. Waltrip himself was the first driver to score a top ten finish, doing so twice and even. Clint bowyer sniffled as reflected on the final days of michael waltrip racing. Our database contains statistics, information and history of nascar car numbers. Car number, races, wins, top 5s, top 10s, top 20s, laps led, dnf, avg. There was one lap to go in the 2001 daytona 500, nascars most celebrated event. Michael waltrip nascar results, statistics and car numbers. Fantasy nascar racing cheat sheet is not owned, affiliated or sanctioned by nascar national association for stock car auto racing.
Michael waltrip, twotime daytona 500 champion, is a former nascar cup series driver and team owner who serves as an analyst for fox nascars. Michael curtis waltrip born april 30, 1963 is a retired stock car racing driver and. Click on the site to see michael waltrips career results at that track glossary. Clint bowyer if you enjoyed the video, please leave a like. Ive been getting so many likes on all my videos recently so im glad you guys are. Mwr will continue the rest of the season as bowyer is still. Michael waltrip continued as a parttime driver, while also adding on talent. Get the latest race results, news, videos, pictures, win record and more for michael waltrip on. Mwr campaigned fulltime in the cup series through the conclusion of the 2015. Michael waltrip stats, race results, wins, news, record.
On august 19, 2015, coowner rob kauffman announced that mwr would cease fulltime racing after 2015. Michael waltrip, jeff burton obvious choices to fillin for brian vickers as previously announced, brian vickers, driver of the no. Had a feeling he was going to be one of the best then. Michael waltrip, on his final daytona 500 as a cup driver. Waltrip is a twotime winner of the daytona 500, having won the race in 2001 and 2003. Driver michael waltrip 2015 nascar sprint cup results. The cars number will be changed to 26 for the 26 victims of the newtown massacre. The season began at daytona international speedway with the sprint unlimited exhibition race, the. Brett moffitt, from michael waltrip racing, was named to drive the car at las vegas. View michael waltrip racing nascar car numbers by year has results for michael waltrip racing from the april 21, 2002 aarons 499 to. His car literally tears apart after striking the gate opening along the outiside wall. The 25 most ridiculous crash photos in sprint cup history no matter how skilled they are, every nascar driver has had the unfortunate experience. He also works as a color commentator for both the xfinity series since 2015 and the truck series since 2004.
Michael waltrip racing bids goodbye to nascar with. Meanwhile, mwr will be looking for a replacement driver, if the organization hasnt found. Michael waltrip racing nascar decals for sale ebay. Brett moffitt, from michael waltrip racing, was named to drive the car at las vegas, phoenix and auto club 352015. For better racing, survival of teams, michael waltrip sees. In 2012, the team had an estimated value of 90 million u. His most notable wins were two triumphs at daytona 500 in 2001 and 2003 michael waltrip racing team was founded in 1996 and it recorded twelve wins in the sprint cup and nationwide series. Former team majority owner rob kauffman is a minority owner of chip ganassi.
Waltrip remains a nascar driver, but when he takes his helmet off, he doesnt leave racing behind just the actual driving part. It was late august 2008 when clint bowyer had yet another runin on the racetrack with fellow driver michael waltrip. He is also a prerace analyst for the nascar cup series and color. The nascar logo and driver images are owned and of nascar, respective nascar teams and owners. Waltrips race car was found to have used an illegal fuel additive during daytona 500 preliminaries. Nascar stunned by danica patrick, michael waltrip racing. Click on the year to see the standings for that year. Waltrip won 4 times in the car, with the fateful 2001 daytona 500, the 2002 pepsi 400, the rain shortened 2003 daytona 500, and another win at talladega. The season began at daytona international speedway with the sprint unlimited exhibition race, the budweiser duels, and the daytona 500.944 1451 539 693 750 247 1065 647 91 383 1033 1340 1313 446 505 159 734 612 59 1081 869 667 1466 1433 1306 525 721 522 382 841 40 1471 1049 79 194 1268 371 756 542