Michael Waltrip Racing has named David Ragan as the driver of the No. 55 Toyota for the remainder of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season starting May 9 at Kansas Speedway. Ragan had been serving as a substitute driver for Kyle Busch at Joe Gibbs Racing.
Kurt Busch's NASCAR career has seen its share of drama and tension, but through it all his talent as a driver has given him another chance. FOX NASCAR commentator Darrell Waltrip believes Busch needs to make the most of this opportunity, which may be his last in the sport.
Roush Fenway Racing has shown little promise through the first nine races of the 2015 season, with non of their drivers inside the top 20 in driver standings. After another disappointing day at Richmond International Raceway, the team continues to search for answers.
On-track action will continue for four NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams after Sunday's race at Richmond International Raceway on Monday and Tuesday as they take part in a Goodyear Racing tire test at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway.