A.J. Fike, Curb-Agajanian Performance Group move into Pro Cup Mooresville, NC - Curb-Agajanian Performance Group is excited to announce that former NASCAR, ARCA, and USAC driver AJ Fike of Galesburg, IL will be the man behind the wheel of the No.
A.J. Fike, Curb-Agajanian Performance Group move into Pro Cup
Mooresville, NC - Curb-Agajanian Performance Group is excited to announce that former NASCAR, ARCA, and USAC driver AJ Fike of Galesburg, IL will be the man behind the wheel of the No. 69 RFMS/CAPG Ford Taurus in the USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series.
This will be the first foray into the Hooters Pro Cup Series for the 25-year-old Fike and CAPG. In 2005, AJ competed in the NASCAR Busch Series where he split seat time with brother Aaron Fike in the No. 43 CAPG Dodge. With AJ in the drivers seat of the No. 43 CAPG Dodge, he had an impressive finish at Memphis where he crossed the checkers 21st. In his seven NASCAR Busch Series starts, AJ's average finish was 29th.
AJ also found success racing in the ARCA RE/ MAX series. In cars prepared by former ARCA champion Andy Hillenburg, AJ finished seventh in the 2004 ARCA RE/MAX series points. In 22 ARCA starts, he had three top-5 finishes and nine top-10's with a career-best finish of second place at Berlin.
In 2003, AJ made his NASCAR Craftsman Truck series debut at Pheonix. AJ also competed in all three USAC national divisions. AJ finished the USAC season having scored a victory (Sun Prairie), a second-place finish, nine top-5's, and 18 top-10's on his way to a fifth-place finish in the National Midget Series standings. Also in 2003, AJ scored a sixth-place finish at the season-ending Syracuse Dirt Cup and clinched a top-10 finish in the Silver Crown Championship points. AJ has eight career top-10 finishes in the USAC Silver Crown Series. In 1999, AJ was awarded The USAC National Midget Rookie of the Year.
Curb-Agajanian Performance Group with AJ Fike in the driver's seat and crew chief Tim Murphy at the helm will run the full Southern Division schedule in hopes of capturing the series championship. AJ this season will be the primary driver and will get his chance to rub fenders against the best in Pro Cup.
Curb-Agajanian Performance group is a partnership between long time business associates Mike Curb owner of Curb Records and Cary Agajanian owner of Motorsports Management International. Curb-Agajanian currently fields cars in the NASCAR Busch series, NASCAR Craftsman Truck series and beginning in '06 the USAR Hooters Pro Cup.