WS: Phoenix II: Michael Waltrip preview

Michael Waltrip to Race in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Season Finale at Phoenix International Raceway He will pilot the No. 55 NAPA AUTO PARTS/Pick-n-Pull/Wolfley's Toyota Antelope, CA -- The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West drivers will...

Michael Waltrip to Race in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West Season Finale at Phoenix International Raceway

He will pilot the No. 55 NAPA AUTO PARTS/Pick-n-Pull/Wolfley's Toyota

Antelope, CA -- The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West drivers will take the green for a final time in 2010 as the series concludes its race season. Bill McAnally Racing is pleased to be teamed up with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver and team owner, Michael Waltrip to field the No. 55 NAPA AUTO PARTS/Pick-n-Pull/Wolfley's Toyota Camry for the "3 Amigos Tequila 125" at Phoenix International Raceway. The NASCAR K&N Pro Series West drivers will take the green for a final time in 2010 as the series concludes its race season

"I love racing at PIR," said Waltrip. "The fans are great. They come from all over the west coast and the central part of the country because they really enjoy the excitement of watching racing in the desert."

"Phoenix is a track that I've run well at. In 2005, I battled Kurt Busch for the win in the Nationwide Series. It has great side-by-side racing."

"I'm looking forward to racing for Bill McAnally Racing. Bill's accomplishments speak for themselves. I know I will have a well prepared NAPA Toyota Camry and it will be a car that I can win with."

"We teamed up for a West Series race back in 2001 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway Bullring," said Bill McAnally, owner of Bill McAnally Racing. "We are looking forward to have a driver the caliber of Michael Waltrip to race with us in our series. It's great for the all the competitors and will help showcase the future stars in the west."

-source: mwr

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Series NASCAR
Drivers Michael Waltrip , Kurt Busch