With Ryan Newman departing Richard Childress Racing, Daniel Hemric will take over his #31 seat in 2019.
Daniel Hemric will make his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut at Richmond in April, driving the #8 for Richard Childress Racing. It will be the first Cup race for #8 since 2009.
Kurt Busch has taken pole position for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway with a new track record.
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series
Four drivers took part in a Goodyear tyre test at Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Road Course in preparation for next year’s NASCAR Cup Series race at the venue.