surgery on his leg. It was to replace a rod in his leg.
Cole Pearn is going to be the crew chief now for Martin Truex Jr.
Dave Elenz and Jason Burdett have been named as the crew chiefs over at Jr. Motorsports.
DENVER, Colo. — Furniture Row Racing announced Wednesday that Cole Pearn will serve as the new crew chief for Martin Truex Jr. in 2015.
Pearn replaces Todd Berrier who led the team for the entire 2014 Sprint Cup Series season. Pearn, who is 32-years-old, moves up the ladder from the lead race engineer position. The team reports that Berrier has been offered another role within...
Furniture Row Racing announced Wednesday afternoon that Cole Pearn has been promoted from lead race engineer to crew chief of the No. 78 Chevrolet of driver Martin Truex Jr.
Pearn, 32, replaces veteran crew chief Todd Berrier, who has been reassigned within the company. Berrier's new position was not specified in a team release issued Wednesday.
According to the release, Furniture...
For most eyes focused on JR Motorsports, the road to a championship with Chase Elliott began 12 months ago, when JRM was able to sign NAPA Auto Parts to a deal to sponsor Elliott.
“This year having NAPA on board, really 12 months ago not really having anything together for Chase or this team, it’s kind of surreal to be here and be champions with an 18-year-old driver and a sponsor...
After seeing his recent momentum stalled during the final two laps at Talladega, Martin Truex Jr. is ready to resume where he left off before the folly at the Alabama superspeedway.
“We have to put Talladega behind us,” said the Furniture Row Racing driver. “We finished 27th there but could have easily had a top-five had it not been for those last two laps. All I care...
There’s nothing like seeing a goal come to fruition. Just ask Martin Truex Jr.
“Yes, we’re running better right now but more importantly we are on schedule with our recent goal,” said Truex. “When the Chase started we wanted to prove that we had the knowledge and talent to become a Chase contender in 2015. We knew the final 10 races would be a good barometer to start...
Martin Truex Jr., driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Chevrolet,
will conduct a public autograph session in Charlotte, Saturday, Oct 11 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. ET.
The special event will take place at Furniture Row's Oak Express store, located at 8215 Ikea Blvd (see directions below).
Fans attending the autograph session will be treated to free hot...
Kevin Ward Sr. is out with comments on the death of his son. Kevin Ward Sr said: “Apparently, Tony Stewart was the only one driving out there who didn’t see him.”
Kevin Harvick crew chief Rodney Childers has been fined $25,000 due to unapproved weights. Getting a warning was the #98 as they wound up adding or removing fuel in the garage area.
The RTA has expanded...
WESCO will sponsor the #3 car for the Saturday race at Phoenix.
Whitetail Club will sponsor the #2 car for the Saturday race at Phoenix.
Martin Truex Jr. becamer the first Daytona druver sincle 1973 to start second at the Daytona 500 and finish dead last.
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Martin Truex Jr. will suit up the season driving the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet SS. Truex Jr. is moving over from Michael Waltrip Racing and the No. 56 after spending the last four seasons with the team.
Truex’s release from the team followed the fallout from Richmond, and NAPA’s decision to leave the sport. The No. 56 team is now a research and development team...