NSCS: Vickers Sidelined Again Due to Blood Clots; Moffitt to Drive No. 55 at Fontana

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CORNELIUS, N.C. — official team release — NASCAR photo — Michael Waltrip Racing announced Friday that Brian Vickers will miss Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway due to a recurrence of blood clots. Brett Moffitt will drive Michael Waltrip Racing’s No. 55 Toyota in Vickers’ absence for Sunday’s event. Vickers informed MWR he has experienced a reoccurrence of blood clots, which will require the …

NSCS: Done Deal; Moffitt Named Substitute Driver at Front Row Motorsports for Three Races

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STATESVILLE, N.C. – official team release – Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo – Twenty-two-year-old up-and-coming driver Brett Moffitt will pilot Front Row Motorsports’ No. 34 Ford Fusion for the next three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races. The young driver, who finished eighth in Sunday’s race at Atlanta (Ga.) Motor Speedway, will drive the No. 34 Shaw’s Southern Belle Seafood …

NSCS: Knocking Down the Door; Moffitt Looking to Capitalize on New Opportunity at Atlanta

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CORNELIUS, N.C. — official team release – Todd Warshaw/Getty Images North America photo – 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 …

NSCS: Brett Moffitt To Fill In For Brian Vickers At Atlanta

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Photo courtesy MWR — If you ask Brian Vickers, he probably could go racing at Atlanta Motor Speedway the week following the Daytona 500. But, he’s willing to wait an extra week before resuming his fulltime driving duties at Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR). MWR announced on Tuesday …

NSCS: Moffitt and Jay Robinson Racing Add Sponsorship for Indianapolis

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MONROE, N.C. – official release — JRR photo — Jay Robinson Racing will have a new sponsor when its cars return to the track next week. CHARACTER COUNTS!, a character-building initiative of the Josephson Institute, will be the primary partner of the No. 66 Toyota driven by Brett Moffitt in next week’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Moffitt Earns Second Sprint Cup Start by Way of MWR

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CORNELIUS, N.C. – official release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Michael Waltrip Racing announced Thursday Brett Moffitt will drive the No. 66 Let’s Go Places Toyota at Michigan Int’l Speedway on June 15, marking his second career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start. Moffitt, a 21-year-old Iowa native, made his NASCAR Sprint Cup debut in Dover last week in the …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Moffitt to Make Sprint Cup Debut with JRR in Dover

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MONROE, N.C. – official release — NASCAR photo — Jay Robinson Racing announced today Brett Moffitt will make his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut at Dover Int’l Speedway on June 1 driving the team’s No. 66 Toyota. Moffitt, 21, of Grimes, Iowa is a nine-time winner in K&N Pro Series East competition and serves as a test driver for Toyota …

KNPSE: Early edge to Kwasniewski in Road Atlanta practice

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October 18, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – BRASELTON, Ga. – He said he was going all out. And Dylan Kwasniewski is sticking to the plan. The 18-year-old Turner-Scott Motorsports driver out of Las Vegas topped the practice sheets in advance of today’s season ending K&N Pro Series East event at Road Atlanta. Kwasnieksi brings …