Brett Moffitt Atlanta Preview

February 24th, 2015

CORNELIUS, N.C. — When you talk about the rising stars of NASCAR a few names come to mind like Chase Elliott, Kyle Larson and Darrell Wallace Jr.   Based on the record book, the NASCAR world should add one more name to the list…Brett Moffitt.   In five years of fulltime NASCAR Pro Series East competition (2009-13) the 22-year-old Grimes, Iowa native won nine of the 61 races he entered.   Not... Read More »

Michael Waltrip Daytona 500 Recap

February 23rd, 2015

No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota driver Michael Waltrip finished 26th in Sunday’s 57th running of the Daytona 500. The two-time race champion started 34th and charged to the front in the early going climbing to 14th on lap 40. The No. 55 suffered front-end damage on lap 41 as cars took action to avoid Tony Stewart when he hit the wall. Waltrip dropped to 39th as the crew made repairs. The... Read More »

Michael Waltrip No. 55 Duels Report

February 20th, 2015

Duel 2 Results 19th     Michael Waltrip – will start 34th in Sunday’s Daytona 500     Michael Waltrip Race Summary: No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota driver Michael Waltrip finished 19th in the second of Thursday night’s Duel 150-mile qualifying races at Daytona International Speedway. Waltrip started the Daytona Duel in 10th and held his position in the first 10 laps before dropping... Read More »

Michael Waltrip No. 55 DAYTONA Preview

February 13th, 2015

CORNELIUS, N.C. — The No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine team at Michael Waltrip Racing will wait until the third race of the season before its regular driver Brian Vickers climbs behind the wheel of the team’s Toyota Camry.

 

As Vickers recovers from December heart surgery, MWR founder and co-owner Michael Waltrip will make his 28th start in the Great American Race in Daytona... Read More »

MOFFITT TO DRIVE THE NO. 55 IN ATLANTA

January 27th, 2015

CORNELIUS, N.C. - Michael Waltrip Racing announced today Brett Moffitt will drive the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at  Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1.

 

The 22-year-old Grimes, Iowa native replaces Brian Vickers whose return from December heart surgery begins the following weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

 

“What... Read More »

Vickers Cleared to Race in Early March

January 21st, 2015

CORNELIUS, N.C. – Doctors have medically cleared Brian Vickers to return to full-time NASCAR Sprint Cup racing in early March, three months after corrective heart surgery.

 

Vickers will make his season debut in the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota for Michael Waltrip Racing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 8.

 

MWR co-founder and two-time Daytona... Read More »

Hawks Owning It on the Court

January 7th, 2015

ATLANTA, GA – The Atlanta Hawks are undoubtedly the hottest team in the NBA, winning five straight and 19 of their last 21 – all without the prototypical league “superstar.” The Hawks find themselves atop the Eastern Division with a 26-8 record and have turned heads with outstanding team chemistry and solid defense. Two-time NBA champion and current Cleveland Cavalier LeBron James had this... Read More »

ATL Fan Experience

January 6th, 2015

How would YOU like the ultimate ATL Fan Experience?

Get this:

A catered suite for 16 at a Philips Arena Hawks game. Pregame on-court experience for four. Behind the scenes tour of Philips Arena and player areas for two.

We’re not done.

A 55″ LED TV. Two tickets to your choice of two Atlanta-area attractions. Finally, a $100 restaurant gift card.

Enter... Read More »

VICKERS TO MISS START OF 2015 NASCAR SEASON

December 15th, 2014

CORNELIUS, N.C. – Michael Waltrip Racing driver Brian Vickers will not be available to race during the early part of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season due to health issues.

 

In 58 races driving MWR’s No. 55 Aaron’s Toyota, Vickers scored eight top-five and 19 top-10 finishes. He won the July race at New Hampshire in 2013 and captured the pole at Talladega in October... Read More »

Sneak Peek: 2015 Paint Scheme

December 11th, 2014

Aaron’s released a sneak peek of Brian Vickers’ 2015 paint scheme yesterday and has taken social media by storm, receiving overwhelmingly positive remarks.

You be the judge — what do you think?

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