Stenhouse Honors Waltrip With Darlington Throwback

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Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. and Fifth Third Bank will honor NASCAR legend Darrell Waltrip with a throwback again for the 2017 Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.  The paint scheme from Waltrip’s 1997 season is one of Stenhouse, Jr.’s favorite paint schemes along with the all chrome scheme that Waltrip ran the same year.

NSCS: Time to Throwback; Stenhouse Set To Honor Waltrip With Darlington Paint Scheme

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CONCORD, N.C. — official team release — RFR photo — Ricky Stenhouse Jr. knew exactly what iconic No. 17 car he wanted to race in this year’s Southern 500 Throwback Weekend at Darlington Raceway.  It had to be the orange and white No. 17 that Darrell Waltrip drove to his first win in 1975. “Darrell Waltrip is one of the …

SAD NEWS: Bobby Waltrip Passes Away Sunday Night

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March 24, 2014 — via NBC Sports PR, Jerry Bonkowski — Photo courtesy FOX 8 WGHP — CONCORD, N.C. — Robert Lynn “Bobby” Waltrip, middle brother of NASCAR Hall of Fame driver and Fox Sports announcer Darrell Waltrip and NASCAR team owner and fellow Fox Sports announcer Michael Waltrip, died Sunday. It’s unknown when Darrell and Michael Waltrip were informed of their …