as Brian Vickers has wound up with a new blood clot on his legs forcing him out of racing for the rest of the NASCAR season. Although Michael Waltrip is scheduled to drive the #55 car at Talladega no backup driver has been named for either the #55 car or the Nationwide Series car he drives for Joie Gibbs Racing.
Also new reports are out saying that Michael Waltrip Racing is going to have only two full time teams in 2014.
Kevin Harvick is going to be in 12 Nationwide Series race for Jr. Motorsports in 2014.
Bristol Motors Speedway has made it official in announcing that Tennessee and Virginia Techy are going to play football match in the infield of the whole track. The weblink includes a shot of how the playing surface would like for the game.