Archive for September 3rd, 2007
UPDATE 2: NASCAR iron man Ricky Rudd, who made his 900th career Cup Series start Sunday at California Speedway, separated his left shoulder and was briefly knocked unconscious in a wicked wreck during the Sharp Aquos 500, the veteran driver told ESPN.com Monday. “It knocked me out for just a little bit, but not real [...]
Richard Childress said on Sunday at California Speedway, that he could be in danger of losing sponsorship for the #31 car if the lawsuit between AT&T and NASCAR/Sprint goes the wrong way. “If they would go away, we definitely could, they couldn’t afford to stay in (the sport) to run a blank car. It’s all [...]
Richard Childress said he has a drop-dead date of the end of September to make a decision on a full-time fourth car for the 2008 season. Childress listed the chances of working everything out at 50/50. Childress was asked if J.J. Yeley still was a candidate to drive a fourth RCR car next year.
Dallas Stars owner Tom Hicks and members of his family were scheduled to attend the Sharp Aquos 500 Nextel Cup race at California. Hicks said it was a social invitation by team owner Richard Childress. He wouldn’t comment on whether he has any interest in investing in a NASCAR team. But his sports empire has [...]