Regan Smith, Furniture Row Racing
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 16:14:29 -0700
Hendrick Motorsports driver Jimmie Johnson skipped qualifying at Richmond International Raceway Friday, Sept. 6, to witness the birth of his second daughter. Driver Regan Smith drove the No. 48 Chevrolet in Johnson's absence. Johnson is in the lead in the Sprint Cup standings heading into this weekend's Cup race.
Mon, 06 May 2013 08:40:56 -0700
Furniture Row Racing driver Regan Smith won the Nationwide Series race at Talladega Superspeedway Saturday, May 4. The race was delayed three hours by rain and involved seven cautions. The win moved Smith into the points lead in the series for the first time in his career and for the first time for JR Motorsports.
Wed, 20 Mar 2013 08:59:09 -0700
Phoenix Racing driver Ryan Truex will make his Sprint Cup Series debut at Richmond International Raceway April 27. Driver Regan Smith finished seventh for the team at the Daytona 500 last month.
Fri, 18 Jan 2013 09:06:04 -0800
Phoenix Racing has extended an offer to driver A.J. Allmendinger for the chance to drive at Phoenix International Raceway, Bristol Motor Speedway, Auto Club Speedway and Martinsville Speedway in the 2013 Sprint Cup Series. Driver Regan Smith will start off the season in the No. 51 Guy Roofing Chevrolet at Daytona International Speedway. Allmendinger ran four races with the team last season.
Wed, 09 Jan 2013 09:03:42 -0800
Phoenix Racing plans to have driver Regan Smith driver in the Daytona 500 this year and they will have Smith and driver A.J. Allmendinger share duties in the Sprint Cup Series. Driver Kurt Busch is hoping to drive for the team in the Nationwide Series. Smith will drive at Daytona and possibly seven to 10 Cup races throughout the season. Allmendinger's first race is expected to be at Phoenix.
Thu, 03 Jan 2013 08:33:01 -0800
JR Motorsports announced Thursday, Jan. 3, that drivers Kasey Kahne and Brad Sweet will split duties in a second full-time Nationwide Series car in 2013. Great Clips will sponsor the ride for 28 races, including 27 among Kahne and Sweet and one for driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. Driver Regan Smith will move to the No. 7 car and Earnhardt will drive the No. 88 car in a select number of events.
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 10:28:03 -0700
Phoenix Racing drivers A.J. Allmendinger and Regan Smith will split time in the No. 51 car in the final month of the Sprint Cup season, with Allmendinger running the next two races at Martinsville and Texas and Smith running the final two races at Phoenix and Homestead.
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 10:27:38 -0700
JR Motorsports announced Thursday, Oct. 25, that driver Regan Smith will have a full-time Nationwide Series ride next year in the No. 5 car. He will make his debut Nov. 17 in the finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Smith will also race for Phoenix Racing in the Sprint Cup Series in the final two races.
Tue, 23 Oct 2012 08:40:13 -0700
Phoenix Racing announced Tuesday, Oct. 23, that driver A.J. Allmendinger will drive again in the Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway in the No. 51 car this weekend. Allmendinger has finished 24th and 35th, respectively, in the last two Cup events at Charlotte and Kansas. The decision to keep Allmendinger in the car remains a race-by-race decision, however. Driver Regan Smith, who is filling in for Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. (concussion), could return in two weeks at Texas.
Thu, 11 Oct 2012 08:35:47 -0700
Hendrick Motorsports driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. (concussion) will miss the next two Sprint Cup races with a concussion, which will end his championship chances in 2012. Driver Regan Smith will replace Earnhardt in the No. 88 Chevrolet at Charlotte and Kansas. Earnhardt was injured in the 25-car accident at Talladega Superspeedway last weekend. He'll end his streak of 461 consecutive Cup starts, which is the fifth longest active streak.
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