New Hampshire Preview: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

September 17th, 2014

CORNELIUS, N.C. — Whether he is in the broadcast booth at New Hampshire Motor Speedway commentating on Friday’s truck series race or preparing for Monday’s second round of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars in Los Angeles, two-time Daytona 500 champion Michael Waltrip is quick to point out his priority is making Michael Waltrip Racing a championship contender.   MWR—in its eighth season of... Read More »

Chicagoland Recap: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

September 15th, 2014

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers finished 24th in Sunday’s MyAfibStory.com 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver started 16th after rain cancelled Friday qualifying. When the green fell Vickers reported his car struggled in both high and low grooves. The No. 55 crew made major handling adjustments and a quick pit stop during... Read More »

Chicagoland Preview: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

September 9th, 2014

CORNELIUS, N.C.  — No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers has a lot to race for in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season’s final 10 races. Although, the Michael Waltrip Racing team won’t be in the Chase, the No. 55 crew has its sights set on a return trip to victory lane and preparation for its second season together in 2015. The No. 55 will carry a special paint scheme this weekend... Read More »

Richmond Summary: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

September 8th, 2014

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers finished 13th in Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver started 18th and immediately reported his car would not turn in the corners. The No. 55 crew made major handling adjustments during the lap 50 caution and Vickers drove from 28th to 17th during the next 75 laps.... Read More »

Richmond Preview: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

September 2nd, 2014

CORNELIUS, N.C.  —  No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers knows Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway is his final chance to earn a berth in NASCAR’s 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup.   The No. 55 team must win the 400-lap race to join 15 other teams in the 10-race playoff that begins Sept. 14 at Chicagoland Speedway.   The Michael Waltrip Racing driver believes he’ll... Read More »

Atlanta Recap: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

September 1st, 2014

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers finished 15th in Sunday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver started 19th and used a fast car and fast pit stops to charge to the front of the field. Vickers moved into the top 10 on lap 40 and climbed as high as sixth on lap 99. A brush with the wall around lap 160 stalled out some of... Read More »

Atlanta Preview: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

August 26th, 2014

CORNELIUS, N.C. — This is an important weekend for No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers.

 

The Michael Waltrip Racing driver knows he has to win Sunday night’s 500-mile race at Atlanta Motor Speedway or the Sept. 6 race at Richmond to secure a spot in NASCAR’s 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup. With three top-five and seven top-10 finishes already in 2014, Vickers... Read More »

Bristol Race Report: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

August 25th, 2014

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine driver Brian Vickers finished 21st in Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. The Michael Waltrip Racing driver started 15th and overcame early handling problems and damage suffered in a lap 125 accident. Major chassis changes kept Vickers on the lead lap and pit strategy moved him to fifth by lap 225. After turning in several of... Read More »

Bristol Preview: Brian Vickers/No. 55 Team

August 19th, 2014

CORNELIUS, N.C.  — This month’s NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Watkins Glen and Michigan saw multiple crashes, exciting finishes and post-race driver confrontations in the garage.

 

Now the series travels to Bristol Motor Speedway for Saturday night’s 500-lap race on the half-mile Tennessee high-banked track notorious for wild racing and boiling tempers. With just three races... Read More »

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August 19th, 2014

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