MWR's Martin will return to the #55 Toyota at Texas

Michael Waltrip Racing announces Mark Martin to return to the Aaron's Dream Machine at Texas after subbing for Denny Hamlin at Martinsville.

CORNELIUS, N.C. - Michael Waltrip Racing announced today that Mark Martin will fill in for injured Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin in the No. 11 Toyota Camry next weekend at Martinsville Speedway.

Martin will return to the No. 55 Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota Camry at Texas Motor Speedway on April 13 and resume his previously scheduled run of events with MWR for the remainder of the 2013 NASCAR Sprint cup season.

We wish Denny a speedy recovery.

Michael Waltrip

"I think it is great that a driver of Mark’s caliber is available to support our fellow Toyota team during this difficult time for them. We wish Denny a speedy recovery" said MWR founder and co-owner Michael Waltrip. "Mark is a big part of our organization and is committed to our sponsors, especially Aaron’s and Toyota. We have a lot of goals yet to reach this year and we are very focused on accomplishing them."

As previously announced, Brian Vickers will race MWR’s No. 55 Jet Edge Toyota Camry for MWR at Martinsville.

Michael Waltrip Racing

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Michael Waltrip , Brian Vickers , Denny Hamlin , Mark Martin
Teams Michael Waltrip Racing , Joe Gibbs Racing
Article type Breaking news
Tags martin, texas, toyota, waltrip