Michael Waltrip Racing Jobs – Where are those guys going in 2016?
A full list of Michael Waltrip Racing jobs were lost when the team surprising decided to close it’s door at the end of 2015. So where did the Michael Waltrip Racing employees end up for 2016?
It was announced just before the weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. In a somewhat surprise press conference made by part owner Rob Kauffman.
The announcement put hundreds of people scrambling for a job during the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Below is a list of the over the wall crew members from Michael Waltrip Racing.
Michael Waltrip Racing had some good pit crews this year. When it was announced that MWR would not field any 2015 NASCAR teams, pit coaches were jumping on recruits to help boost their own programs.
We’ve tried the best we could to gather up where everyone is going, and this is the list we have compiled:
Former No. 15 Crew
Front Changer: Terry Spalding (RCR)
Front Carrier: Alan Steele (RCR)
Jack Man: Brian Chase (RCR)
Rear Changer: Lee Cunningham (JGR)
Rear Carrier: PJ Briody (CGR)
Gas Man: Evan Marchal (HMS)
Former No. 55 Crew
Front Changer: Ryan Langley (Penske)
Front Carrier: Chris Hall (JGR)
Jack Man: Wes Evans (RPM)
Rear Changer: Shannon Myers (Penske)
Rear Carrier: Blake Haugland (JGR)
Gas Man: Jeff Kerr (JTG)
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