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Michael Waltrip Racing Co-Owner Rob Kauffman Buys Stake in Chip Ganassi Racing

(HHP/Harold Hinson) Posted By: David Morgan – Follow at @damorgan86 July 30, 2015 After a report from the SportsBusiness Journal surfaced on Wednesday with the news that Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman was close to buying a stake in Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, both organizations confirmed on Thursday that Kauffman had indeed bought a share of the Ganassi...
Via Motor Racing Digest
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner buys share of Ganassi

Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman has agreed to buy an interest in the race team owned by Chip Ganassi. Kauffman's defection to Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates means he could bring driver Clint Bowyer with him to the organization. CGR already fields cars for Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson. MWR fields Sprint Cup teams for Bowyer and David Ragan. Kauffman retired...
Via AP on Fox
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rob Kauffman purchases interest in Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates

Michael Waltrip and Rob Kauffman, the co-owners of Michael Waltrip Racing, are apparently splitting up, with Kauffman taking partial ownership interest in Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates. Many details clearly remain to be resolved, but MWR issued the following statement late Thursday morning: "Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing, has agreed to buy an interest...
Via Fox Sports
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Statement from Michael Waltrip Racing

Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing, has agreed to buy an interest in Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates. The companies will continue to operate separately and compete against each other for the remainder of the 2015 season. They are also currently evaluating ways to field the most competitive race teams possible to provide an excellent platform for their partners...

Is Michael Waltrip Racing poised to switch from Toyota to Chevy?

David Wilson, president and general manager of TRD, U.S.A., Toyota's racing division, says Michael Waltrip Racing has yet to confirm which manufacturer it will align with for the 2016 Sprint Cup Series season. MWR has been with Toyota since 2007, the year that the Japanese manufacturer and the organization entered the Sprint Cup Series together. It has been speculated in recent...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Final Lap, Episode 324: Michael Waltrip Interview / New Hampshire Preview

SHOW #324 – Guest: Michael Waltrip talks AFIB, and DWTS. – We also recap Chicagoland, The latest on Tony Stewart, Kurt Busch has a long lens, Marcos Ambrose heads home at seasons end, JGR snatches RPM sponsors, no surprises in the bottom 4, plus we preview New Hampshire (did you know it’s flat, paperclip-like, and flat. Hosted by Kerry Murphey and Toby Christie. ( Roughly 48...
Via Rubbings Racing
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Waltrip talks MWR struggles, Marcos Ambrose unsure of future

Getty Images Michael Waltrip’s team went from three cars to just two cars after sponsorship for the No. 56 Toyota was lost at the end of the 2013 season. Once an organization on the way up, this year MWR has been hidden in the pack during Sprint Cup Series weekends. “I don’t think the cut to two teams hurt us at all,” Waltrip said during a stop at Charlotte Motor Speedway...
Via Tireball.com
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Michael Waltrip Racing Makes Driver Changes to 2014 Season

NASCAR Media Site INDIANAPOLIS- Michael Waltrip Racing made some changes to the No. 66 Toyota ride for a couple of upcoming races in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Originally, Jeff Burton was supposed to be behind the wheel of the entry at next weekend’s race at the Michigan International Speedway. But, due to changes on the car that they were trying to achieve at MIS...
Via Race Review Online
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Waltrip Mistakes Woman For Donna Summer At NASCAR Race (Video)

NASCAR legend Michael Waltrip came across plenty of success during his time behind the wheel, but apparently all his skill didn’t transfer over to his broadcasting position with FOX Sports. While he was doing some prep work on Monday at the Auto Club 400 race, Waltrip thought he saw famous singer Donna Summers and hustled over to see her, even singing one of her more popular songs...
Via NESN.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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