BUSCH: Gilliland to drive at IndyIRP

Gilliland Slated to Drive the No. 90 CitiFinancial Ford at O'Reilly Raceway Park MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 28, 2006) -- Robert Yates Racing announced today that David Gilliland has been signed to a one-race deal to pilot the No. 90...

Gilliland Slated to Drive the No. 90 CitiFinancial Ford at O'Reilly Raceway Park

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (July 28, 2006) -- Robert Yates Racing announced today that David Gilliland has been signed to a one-race deal to pilot the No. 90 CitiFinancial Ford on August 5th at O'Reilly Raceway Park. Gilliland, 30, has nine NASCAR Busch Series starts, including a victory at Kentucky Speedway earlier this season.

Robert Yates Racing selected Gilliland to substitute for driver Stephen Leicht as he will be attempting to qualify the No. 90 CitiFinancial Ford for the Allstate 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Leicht, 19, could become the youngest driver to qualify for the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series event at the famed Brickyard on August 6th.

-www.ryr.com.

Be part of something big

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers David Gilliland , Robert Yates
Teams Yates Racing