Lee Montgomery of NNSRacing.com is reporting that Richard Childress Racing is done with the Nationwide Series.â†µ
That’s troubling news for the series, given RCR has won three driver championships and two owner titles in Nationwide competition.â†µ
Just a few years ago, RCR dominated the then-Busch Series like the Joe Gibbs Racing cars do these days.â†µ
And now? Though RCR signed John Wes Townley to begin the season (along with sponsor Zaxby’s), it booted Townley out of his seat after only a few races, then couldn’t find sponsorship to fill the non-Zaxby’s events.â†µ
Instead, Childress will field two Truck Series teams for his grandsons (one of them, Austin Dillon, has already won a race in the series).â†µ
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